Adventures Aboard AreandAre


It’s unbelievably over a quarter of the way through our fourteen weeks being Self Employed Operators at our Calendar Club shop – time sure flies when you’re having fun! We’re getting into the swing of it now, and managing to share the pressure of being open seven days a week. The challenge for me is making sure I get time off for me, as I also want to continue spending time with… Read More

Despite the intense commitment required to staff our Calendar Club store seven days a week, after nine days of trading we’re (mostly!) loving it. Being Self-Employed Operators, earning on a commission basis, means you’re intensely motivated to making your shop the best it can possibly be. We’re extremely thankful to have such a fabulous location. Lichfield is a gorgeous Cathedral City, and from experience so far the locals adore Calendar Club! There’s… Read More

We’d both forgotten what it’s like to have to ‘go to work’ every day – it’s been a while. Last year we each worked at Calendar Club outlets, but not full time. Having now completed our first seven days, and more than survived, we’re confident we can make running our shop a huge success.