Useless

Long day -- just got home from having dinner out.

Was at the bakery at 7AM this morning to do the Farmer's Friday which didn't sell at all. Considering that this is a very small kitchen and doing orders of pancakes, bacon and eggs ties up everything for ten minutes, I think I may revisit this menu item. I only had one order -- that turned out to be Jen and I overcooked her eggs and undercooked her pancakes. Crap.

Then about 30 minutes later, I remembered my weekly pot of clam chowder (New England this time) and found that the pot had burnt enough that the taste was bad. Crap.

The night before, I was counting out the till and it was $50 short. The bank was $120 short. I was hacked and wrote a strongly worded memo. My morning cashier had taken a 'draw' out of the bank and wrote it on her time card but didn't leave a note in the bank. (The till is stocked with $100 at the beginning of each shift -- the bank has $300 of various change. Need a roll of quarters? Take a tenner from the till, put it in the bank. Take the $10 roll of quarters from the bank and put it in the till. This is not rocket science.) Sill missing about $60. Crap.

Then our coffee lady came out to deliver my order. (We have gone through over 15 pounds of espresso beans in less than two weeks!) Two of the bags I ordered were regular caffinated coffee and I meant to order decaf. Crap.

Run into town to get some stuff, before I go I ask the day cook if he needs anything. Get the list and go to the grocery wholesaler in town. I am done with them and leaving Costco when I get a call from him with more stuff to get from the wholesaler. Crap.

The last 24 hours have been a fustercluck so I am heading out to check email and then off to bed. Breakfast tomorrow will be oatmeal with all the fixin's -- a lot harder to screw up...

April 2020

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30    

Environment and Climate
AccuWeather
Cliff Mass Weather Blog
Climate Depot
Ice Age Now
ICECAP
Jennifer Marohasy
Solar Cycle 24
Space Weather
Watts Up With That?


Science and Medicine
Junk Science
Life in the Fast Lane
Luboš Motl
Medgadget
Next Big Future
PhysOrg.com


Geek Stuff
Ars Technica
Boing Boing
Don Lancaster's Guru's Lair
Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories
FAIL Blog
Hack a Day
Kevin Kelly - Cool Tools
Neatorama
Slashdot: News for nerds
The Register
The Daily WTF


Comics
Achewood
The Argyle Sweater
Chip Bok
Broadside Cartoons
Day by Day
Dilbert
Medium Large
Michael Ramirez
Prickly City
Tundra
User Friendly
Vexarr
What The Duck
Wondermark
xkcd


NO WAI! WTF?¿?¿
Awkward Family Photos
Cake Wrecks
Not Always Right
Sober in a Nightclub
You Drive What?


Business and Economics
The Austrian Economists
Carpe Diem
Coyote Blog


Photography and Art
Digital Photography Review
DIYPhotography
James Gurney
Joe McNally's Blog
PetaPixel
photo.net
Shorpy
Strobist
The Online Photographer


Blogrolling
A Western Heart
AMCGLTD.COM
American Digest
The AnarchAngel
Anti-Idiotarian Rottweiler
Babalu Blog
Belmont Club
Bayou Renaissance Man
Classical Values
Cobb
Cold Fury
David Limbaugh
Defense Technology
Doug Ross @ Journal
Grouchy Old Cripple
Instapundit
iowahawk
Irons in the Fire
James Lileks
Lowering the Bar
Maggie's Farm
Marginal Revolution
Michael J. Totten
Mostly Cajun
Neanderpundit
neo-neocon
Power Line
ProfessorBainbridge.com
Questions and Observations
Rachel Lucas
Roger L. Simon
Samizdata.net
Sense of Events
Sound Politics
The Strata-Sphere
The Smallest Minority
The Volokh Conspiracy
Tim Blair
Velociworld
Weasel Zippers
WILLisms.com
Wizbang


Gone but not Forgotten...
A Coyote at the Dog Show
Bad Eagle
Steven DenBeste
democrats give conservatives indigestion
Allah
BigPictureSmallOffice
Cox and Forkum
The Diplomad
Priorities & Frivolities
Gut Rumbles
Mean Mr. Mustard 2.0
MegaPundit
Masamune
Neptunus Lex
Other Side of Kim
Publicola
Ramblings' Journal
Sgt. Stryker
shining full plate and a good broadsword
A Physicist's Perspective
The Daily Demarche
Wayne's Online Newsletter

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by DaveH published on November 12, 2010 9:39 PM.

Honoring Veterans Day was the previous entry in this blog.

Bakery blogging is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.

Monthly Archives

Pages

OpenID accepted here Learn more about OpenID
Powered by Movable Type 5.2.9