Let us begin with their cuisine. Most people believe that food in Europe is gourmet and exclusive, nonetheless, London has been voted by many tourists as the city in Europe with the worst cuisine. Europe’s cuisine is way over-rated, and for that very same reason it is charged more than it is worth.
In places like Italy, the laws can be quite different to what you are used to, thus you may end up paying large sums in fines, for doing something that is legal in other places of the world. For example, walking on the streets with an alcoholic beverage is considered to be illegal. Furthermore, sandcastles are illegal in some places of Italy.
You can also play a game where you have a tub of water filled with little rubber ducks. Each duck has a number on the bottom. When guests arrive, have each one pick a duck. At the end of the shower draw a number, the guest with that number wins a prize!Everyone also gets to take their little duckie home as a baby shower favor!
Sears Roebuck (Roebuck was from Lafayette) and Montgomery Ward’s brought up-to-the- minute items to the rural areas. They sold everything from socks to houses. They opened the gate for rural folks to be as fashionable as New York or Philadelphia folks. Several Sears homes remain throughout Lafayette. In fact, the farm house at Prophetstown SP is built on a Sears home plan.
One such remnant in the Benson shopping district is Tip Top Thrift Shop, 5910 Maple St. In operation since 1955 and a resident of Benson since 1990, Tip top is a tip top place to shop.
Additional party favor ideas are to fitness evolution pails and inside each pail include a bottle of bubbles, a ducky, an arrangement of bubble bath, bath salts and bath beads, along with a loofa sponge. So cute!
Even though you may not want your very own snow cone empire, the point above can apply in a different way. This business model allows you to operate it in addition to your regular job. If you work a normal 40 hr/week job as many do, then this may be a great part-time project. Once your stand is up and running it shouldn’t too difficult to hire kids to work during the day and then you can handle the other work at night. My most recent snow cone stand had high school kids work during the day and weekends, and i split the profits with a friend for him to make ice and syrup, pay the rent and payroll, and make deposits. I was running this business putting in less than 5 hours per week.
Natural beauty is abundant as well at the Nombre de Dios site. Stately trees form an overheard “roof,” dappling the grass with mysterious shadows. Flowers and small palms can be found here and there, bringing spots of color. Visitors choosing to explore the mission grounds on a Sunday morning (as I had the pleasure of doing) might hear the loud church bell shattering the quiet.