And they brought Rooty, their mascot, along to give us free root beer floats in honor of National Root Beer Float Day. I felt a little nervous around Rooty, haha. Something about people in costumes freaks me out. I also didn’t have it in my heart to tell him and the A&W executives that I don’t like root beer so I quietly walked back to my desk.
A team from PDQ brought chicken tenders to our office today in celebration of National Chicken Tender Day next week (July 27). The tenders came with their line of sauces, cookies, and apple slices with toffee-cheesecake dip. The PR people also passed out “stress-chickens” to us. Mine is now residing at my desk (cute!) Continue reading
Here is my curated line-up of different restaurant promotions happening for July, or National Ice Cream Month. The pinnacle of it all is National Ice Cream Day on July 16 (tomorrow!). Continue reading
Best unintentional birthday gift ever! I’m working on a gallery for National Ice Cream Day at work and Ben & Jerry’s offered to send over their new products. Continue reading
Someone at work got sent two cans of this new Pringles flavor. Continue reading
I spent around eight hours (yesterday and today) on figuring out to how best to present this data and then executing my vision. I knew very little about Photoshop before I started this job, but now I’ve gained a good amount of experience in it–just by visualizing what I want and then Googling for tutorials to see if I can make it come true. Continue reading
I spent a good chunk of this week (and last week) contacting PR people to get images for this Father’s Day gallery, writing it up, and then assembling it. A lot of the deals involve steak and beer, haha (Hey! Moms like steak and beer too!). Continue reading