Maybe you’re a contract caterer working on-site. Or maybe you run a mobile unit – a burger van, ice cream van or tea and coffee trailer. In whatever area of the industry you work, you know that catering has its hazards.
The customer might not be very pleased if the van breaks down on the middle of nowhere. In fact he might be quite annoyed that his journey with a lot of luggage is interrupted where he cannot find a help sooner. Hence, make sure that the van is maintained in good quality. It should not only be in excellent working condition but also provide interiors that give comfort and safety. There needs to be enough storage space as the van is mainly to carry goods.
If your children are caught up in the peer pressure and ‘I must have’ wave, a firm no nonsense “no” will work – perhaps not the first or second time you say it, but if you keep repeating it often enough and firmly enough, it will eventually get through. Hey – who’s the adult here; who pays for the food. When your children are old enough to pay for their own food that’s different. Hopefully the message will have got through by then.
Organising Transport: When moving house, you may need to consider self Ice cream van hire in Wiltshire or a removal company. Taking loads in your car will take a huge amount of time, leaving you tired and weary, and can cause long term damage to your car. So its best to fork out the small amount for a van to hire. When choosing a van, look for the best size for the amount of goods you have and also check you have the correct driving licence if self driving.
Becky stayed long enough to be given work around the place. She worked in reception booking people in and then showing them around, which for a surprising number of people was quite confronting. A lot of people don’t know how to deal with people who are legless. She had to stop a few of them before they finished their first sentence.
If you have your theme and budget sorted, then of course it’s the wedding menu next. You need to be clear on what you would like your guests to experience – do you want to offer canapes for instance? And of course think about what actual dishes they might like to eat – chicken is always a popular wedding choice as you can be sure that most guests will like it! Remember your wedding menu doesn’t HAVE to be lavish to be good – even pie and mash can be jawdroppingly special when done to perfection!
Before you leave your dog — or put him to bed for the night, always make sure that he’s been fed, and that you’ve left him some water. Take him out for a walk or some play in the garden about half an hour before. This will make sure that he’s not barking because he’s hungry, thirsty, or needs a bathroom break.
Forget what the “experts” say. It’s your business and your money. Start small, make changes if necessary, and learn from your mistakes. Start on a part-time basis and keep your day job; but take a chance regardless!