|Name||Emilee and Lee|
|Business||A Touch of Europe Bakehouse|
|Location||Shop 4, 4-8 Darley Road Manly|
What’s your favourite place on the Northern Beaches?
Is there something about you that would surprise people?
When we’re spotted away from the Bakery
What’s something everyone should do at least once?
Finish a whole cake for breakfast!
It’s Sunday afternoon, where do we find you?
In the bakery if it cold, but we like the beach front in summer
If you were down to your last $50 what would you spend it on?
Depends really, we would just spend some on food and save as much as possible
How did A Touch of Europe Bakehouse happen? How long have you been operating?
Our parents bought the business in Early 2003, so we are going into our 17th year
Best business experience?
Being able to cater for the community as needed, learning as we go along
If you weren’t doing this, what would you be doing?
Not sure, I guess we’ve been in this business for too long that we don’t even know what else we could be doing
Best part of your job or most enjoyable part of your job?
Being able to connect with the locals, and the whole Northern Beaches community
Most stressful part of your job?
Is when we’re running late for the day
What’s the best part of working on the Northern Beaches? Why’d you chose to work here?
Originally it was just the Manly Beach vibe that got my parents attention, but everyone here is so nice, friendly and understanding that make us feels very much accepted to be a part of the Northern Beaches community.
What would you rate 10/10?
Our parents time and dedication for this business
What is the best advice you’ve received?
Stay calm, but strong and always learn from your mistakes
What’s the best thing that’s happened to you this week?
Being part of this interview
Does anything scare you?
Yes, we don’t like unexpected surprises (good or bad)
What’s your most treasured possession?
What’s your idea of absolute happiness?
Being able to stay around family
Which two famous people would you choose to be stuck in a lift with?
Bill Gate and Beyonce
What travel experiences is on your bucket list?
Travel around Australia in a caravan
How do you switch off?
Shower after work
What’s your guilty pleasure?
Snacking on cakes every afternoon
Who’s your personal hero?
If you were an animal, what would you be?
How would you like to be remembered?
Those girls who always smile