Monthly Archives: April 2011

Busy Getting Slammed

The other day and for the next two weeks there are 3 of us working breakfast and early lunch. One person went on holiday. So my section was from table number 121 to 142. That is right 22 tables in my section. During the shift I sold more than I did the previous night working […]

My Legs are Kind of Rubbery Today

It is nice to be off today. I had to get a shift change to teach my Bartending course last night so in order to get it I worked Sunday night from 2:30 to 11:00 then got home and worked the next morning from 5:30 to 2:00. When I got into bed last night after […]

16 Harsh Truths that Make Us Stronger

Happy Easter Everyone! Here is something that we need to look at to help us accept the way things are. This site has a lot of good stuff on it. Real trues.

I Don’t Have Really Anything To Say But This

I am happy I have a job.I am happy that we are all healthy.I am happy that we probably live better than most.I am happy we live where we do.I am happy that our kids are happy and bright.I am happy my wife and I get along and don’t fight.I am happy that we can […]

You Tell Me if This Makes Sense

In Ontario the legal drinking age is 19 years old but you can serve liquor when you are 18 years old. Hence I have this bartending class of 7 students and 4 of them are 18 years old which means that for the next 9 weeks I can make the drinks and they can only […]

Mental Math Tricks to Impress Your Friends

This is way too cool. My 9 year old would love this site.

Why Become a Bartender?

I started to write this book so I need some feedback. If you click on the title you will get what I am calling the first chapter entitled , Why Become a Bartender. If you care to comment you can do so right on the page. To read it just click the title and you […]

I Guess I Am Just a Normal Joe Right Now

I am working 5 days a week and getting paid for 8 hours a day. How many waiters out there work 8 straight hours without a break between breakfast to lunch? You can take a break of 30 minutes but why bother if you are going to miss some tables. Where I work all I […]

Someone Should Kick This Guy in The Head!

So this hotshot 26 year old waiter who thinks he is better than everyone else says to me he is going for a quick smoke and can I watch his 3 tables. He leaves me his card. The host immediately sits 3 people in his section like an idiot because he didn’t tell her he […]

Next Month a New Restaurant

No I haven’t changed companies but as I mentioned a few posts ago they rotate you with different restaurants in the airport. At first when I heard about this I thought I would end up with nothing very good. Some outlets are busier than others. But much to my surprise with last pick I found […]