The latest installment of our Baristanet Profile series, where we get to know the people in our neighborhood:
Name: Petra Kershaw
Where do you live? Montclair
When did you move there? First in 2007 until 2009, then I just moved back in August of 2015
Where did you grow up? I was born in Germany, then move all over this country as my family was military
How do you make a living? I am the owner/operator of a home-based business “Hospitality Accounting Services” (646-361-7775) in which I handle all aspects of full-charge accounting to include payroll for the Food and Beverage Industry exclusively. I’ve been doing this for over 20 years.
Coffee, tea or … ? Depends on the time of day
What’s your idea of a perfect Saturday? Yard Sales and Thrift Stores in the morning attached to a nice long walk. Then a nap and a good special Saturday night meal.
What’s your favorite local restaurant? My kitchen
What’s on your nightstand? Usually some book on self-help or spirituality, my calendar and incense and a candle
What are you listening to? Everything from Old Civil Rights Songs to Classic Rock to Vivaldi to Jay Z
What are your current addictions? Making money and thrift stores
Talent you would most like to have. Playing the guitar
What’s the worst-kept secret about Montclair? We don’t have enough restaurants!
What do you hope they say about you at your funeral? She finally got her SH&(*T together………