Late-night fire alarms, wicked ice storms, and convention attendees celebrating with wild abandon, are some of Melanie Thomas' less joyful road memories.
The Buck Stops Here columnist Melanie Thomas shares an entertaining account of what running a tight-quarters business with your spouse is like, along with providing hints for survival.
Clearly defining and posting shop rules for all patrons to read reduces the risk of mishaps and misunderstandings. However, The Buck Stops Here columnist Melanie C. Thomas shares examples of how some customers don’t appreciate all the rules.
Being involved in the antiques and collectibles community we are privy to some amazing and inspiring things, and in her latest The Buck Stops Here column, Melanie C. Thomas shares a few of the things that inspire her most, the customers she's met at her Gettysburg shop.
Sometimes the most important lessons are learned the hard way, as Melanie Thomas explains in her latest The Buck Stops Here column, about vetting an antiques show venue prior to signing on to display.