After the initial ‘first night’ nerves we began to think that we were going to make something of ourselves. Lunchtime service was working well and we were getting a slight increase in numbers. But it was the evenings that were starting to show. Wednesday was usually the poorest night, but then again nobody seemed to … Continue reading From then to now … end of the dream …
One of the things that was enjoyed during those early years was the local pub. For us in the Main Kitchen, our favourite port of call was The George. It was quite easy to get to, just a matter of out of the kitchen, through the loading bay, cross the road and we were there. … Continue reading From then to now … the start of something big
The first day in the new job went quite well. I say that from my perspective, I have no idea what anyone else thought. I got treated to lunch, which was nice. I do have to talk about this though. When I was transfering some of my stuff on Friday, I was asked if I … Continue reading All’s well (I think)
The title of this post refers to my attempt at making hummus. It all started, when Mrs H found a bag of dried chick peas, that we had in the cupboard. She was all set for throwing them out, and like a fool, I suggested that I make hummus. Sounded like a good idea … Continue reading Almost there
That’s right. Only two more days, then I get a week annual leave. To be honest, I think I need it. It has been a long July, and August looks like it could be the same. The eldest lad phoned at lunchtime, to say he was not feeling so good. Sounds like he has had … Continue reading Two more days to go…….
I did not get out at lunchtime. By the time I had finished troughing, there was no time left. And then it was raining when I got home. It was another day of non-returned calls. Both the software house and repair company did not call back. I’m sure its a plan to get extra time. … Continue reading Rain and more rain
It has been a reasonable day today, after the youngest sons ‘episode’ this morning. He had wanted some movie clips downloading last night, and of course, it was too late when I got in. So working on my theory, that he wakes up with 'unfinished business’, that resulted in the episode. I did the clips … Continue reading A bit of a change