So it’s Small Business Saturday, but even if it were just any other Saturday, there are so many small businesses here in New York’s Capital Region (where I am based) to keep you from ever needing to darken the doorstep of the dreaded mall. Or Walmart.
I know, sometimes you just can’t get something anywhere else, but most days you can. I usually make it my mission to get through the Christmas season without ever going to the mall. I challenge you to do the same. If it’s too late and you’ve already stood on line for 12 hours to get a half-price electric toothbrush, pick yourself up and start over. Read more