The business is both financially scalable and operationally scalable. Snow cone trailers are easy to run and with small amounts of supervision, you can hire high school kids to 90% of the work. A couple of dependable employees an entrepreneur can run multiple locations with the same effort as one. The owner must be sure to handle making and delivering ice, mixing and delivering syrup as well as handling the money. The owner should collect deposits and make payroll. These jobs are as easy to do for one location as several. When an owner already has to make ice and mix syrup it doesn’t take much additional time to do this for several stands.
Lead crystal resonates easily. You can demonstrate this by running your finger around the top, you will feel the glass hum. This is the effect that film producers imitate when you see old films of glasses shattering when a soprano singer holds a note for a long time. The glass resonates and tries to vibrate in sympathy to the note, but it is not a strong material and shatters as a result.
A conservative stock market. I think this year that the Dow will try to move slowly to a higher level. In other words, instead of bouncing all around, I think we should look for a slow move towards 14,000 and modest gains in the domestic stock market.
After the 1840’s, when the industrial revolution was well on its way, stores didn’t need to rely on local craftsmen. Areas that didn’t have a particular craft produced by a local, could still offer those items.
The second course is the “bread” course. This course normally consists of breads that are not too sweet; traditionally scones or tea bread is the guest of honor for this course. However bite sized muffins are an acceptable substitute. Of course one must not forget the preserves, strawberry is traditional, but the exotic can add spice to this course as well. This is the course in which clotted cream is normally served, sometimes you can fitness evolution jars of “Devonshire” cream at the more exclusive specialty markets, however unsweetened whipped cream is an american version of this sinful delight.
Have each baby shower invitation request that the guest or guests attend the party dressed in bath time garb, such as bathrobes, towels on top of head, bath flip-flops or some other bath time related clothing. You can also ask that along with a gift for the expecting baby, that they bring a relaxing bath time/shower related item for the mom-to-be (simple bath salts, soaps or bubble bath.) Mom’s gifts could all be presented to her in a foot bath massage.
As you might expect, the shop is full of poetry. It’s full of a lot of things. Don’t let its small footprint fool you. The first room is walled floor-to-ceiling on either side with bookshelves. This includes above the windows. Between these and the shelf island running the length of the room taking you from door to coffee counter, you may find it takes you several minutes to get up there and place your order.