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Old 11-05-2007, 04:46 PM   #21
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well, I just got back in, I feel Broken and ache everywhere.

But... all the crowd were MORE THAN pleased!, and the food was plenty too, a good many came up for Seconds too! :)
and the Fireworks, well what can I say but WOW!!!!!

we did 2 firings, and in the middle was food time, the last firing was an AWESOME finale!

I think next year I will have 100+ to cater for when the word gets around! but for Now, it`s 10:45 at night, I`m flat out exhausted and so I want to say thnx each for your good wishes and encouragement (it really did help!) and sit quiet now with a Vodka :)

Katherine Snow. xx
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Old 11-05-2007, 04:48 PM   #22
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Congrats on a great time!

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Old 11-05-2007, 04:59 PM   #23
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Sounds like you earned a good rest!
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Old 11-05-2007, 05:50 PM   #24
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Great to hear that all went well, YT----believe me, it will be a whole lot easier next year now that you know what to expect.............
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Old 11-05-2007, 05:57 PM   #25
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Good job YT - I was going to type "good luck" but by the time I got to the end of the thread - - - well.....

Glad everything was successful!!!!

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Old 11-05-2007, 05:59 PM   #26
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That's kewl dude. You have set up your own Dinner Impossible. Let us know how it turns out.


Originally Posted by YT2095 View Post
Tonight I`m catering for 50+ people in a kitchen with no oven, only a grill and a 4 ring hob.

I`m doing baked potatoes (at home 1`st) and hoping the grill will keep them warm.
I`ve made a Large pot of Chili (over 6 Kilos).
and I`m doing hot dogs too.

and at the same time I have to coordinate the firing of over 600GBP (about 1200 dollars) worth of fireworks.

the bonfire isn`t even made yet, and I`m waiting for a few lads from different places around the UK to arrive here with all the Pyro, I`ve never met these guys before either.

there`s so much to do today and I`m feeling quite nervous
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Old 11-05-2007, 07:10 PM   #27
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Good job YT.Get a good nights sleep.Tell us more in the morning.
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Old 11-05-2007, 07:37 PM   #28
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Congratulations, YT! It sounds like you had a wonderful night.
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Old 11-05-2007, 08:33 PM   #29
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I never saw this until just now, but I'm glad everything went so well! It sounds like it was a lot of fun!

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Old 11-05-2007, 08:45 PM   #30
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Sorry, YT, that I didn't get to wish you all the best before, but Congrats on a job well done!

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