Hello Friends, After reading Charles Duhigg's, The Power of Habit, I have been fascinated by habits and how they influence the way we live. “Change might not be fast and it isn't always easy. But with time and effort, almost any habit can be reshaped.” - Charles Duhigg I believe that to be true. One … Continue reading 7 Habits That Can Improve Your Happiness
Dear Friends, For most Front of the House (FOH) jobs we earn tips, not paychecks. Which has its advantages as well as its disadvantages. I personally am a fan of making tips versus wages. For one, I get to take home my money every night. Which I know is not true for every restaurant, but … Continue reading Tips on Making More Tips.
Dear Friends, I know I enjoy going out to eat, who doesn't (apparently only 10% of Americans don't). But I was still startled to see the stats on how many other people around the U.S. are dining out and the effect it has on the economy. After reading The Atlantic's recent article, Restaurants Are the … Continue reading Did you know? Restaurant Edition.
Every Saturday night, Em and I work the bar together. Em is one of those people who you have to know to love (tough skin also helps). Luckily I've grown to know and love her. One thing that really gets Em spun up at work is being shorted on a tip. For those who work … Continue reading How to stay positive at work
Hello first blog post. I call this, my happiness adventure. My goals in life are to be healthy and happy. I don't want to be a doctor, a CEO or a lawyer. Honestly, I don't care what I am doing, as long as I am happy doing it. I want to learn. I want to … Continue reading Why am I here?