I am a bartender from Chicago who has spent the last fifteen years working in restaurants, bar and clubs in the city and the suburbs. I've washed dishes, mopped floors, slung drinks and dropped plates. And I feel that it is time for people to understand what it's like to walk in a server's shoes, for a ten hour shift.
In the summer of 2007 my husband and I had an opportunity to spend a couple of weeks traveling through Peru. It was an amazing foodie trip, especially the few days we spent trekking through the Andes on our way … Continue reading →