People who have nothing better to do than to shut down a kid’s lemonade stand really need to get a life. That’s the message from a 12-year-old Dunedin, Florida boy, after he almost lost his lemonade business.
City officials say TJ Guerrero has been hocking ‘ade for two years now, and his stand has become popular with both residents and workers.
“I’m showing that I work hard for my money and I’m not just taking it from my parents,” the boy said.
But not everyone loves the refreshing summer drink… or young entrepreneurs. A neighbor complained the stand is a “nuisance” and expressed concern that it would “drive down property values.”
Residents suggested the cranky neighbor remember the old cliché: “When life gives you lemons…”