Store Hours & Phone #:
Mon-Sun: 9AM - 5PM
Wed-Sun: 8AM - 3PM
Country Mischief 2:
Wed-Sun: 9AM - 5PM
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Meet the Crew
Meet the Country Mischief Crew
Owners: Gail & Glenn Whittle
Gail has been the
owner of Country
Mischief for over
25 years. She
came into this
because " no one
would hire her
Her favorite part of
her job is her
Glenn has been a full time fixture here since he
retired from his full time job.
In his own words - "I was pressed into service
behind the scenes...Mcgiver for my bride and
happy to do it." His skills include dish washing,
unplugging toilets and wood splitting. In his
joking words, "Country Mischief would be
nothing without me:)" but in Gail's words, that is
Glenn brings "the male point of view into a
feminine empire" and has dubbed himself,
"protector of fingernail polish and those things
that are "oh so dirty". "
Cindy - RSD
(retail showroom designer)
Cindy has been
here for over 20
years. You may
find her in either
store at any time.
In her words she was "born into it. I was sixteen
when my mother had empty nest syndrome. My
three brothers were all away at college and mom
decided to start a business. Being genetically bent
from my mothers genes, I developed her knack of
display and creativity even though my own tastes
do not lean to her preferred style, I am still excited
when new items arrive."
My job is to use the new items that come into the
store and create the ambiance that "is" Country
Mischief. "I enjoy when customers come in and
they notice I have been busy changing all the
Alyssa - AKA "The Mean One" works
primarily in our main store. In her own
words, "I was 18 and loved antiques. Even
though Gail didn't have a position for me I
was very persistent! She finally gave in
and hired me. The rest is history. Its been
Her favorite part of her job? "I pretty much
like it all but talking with and helping
customers is what i find most rewarding."
Jennifer does everything for us from
cooking breakfast in our kitchen one
day to raking leaves the next day.
Probably the most versatile member of
Barbara is one of our V.I.C.'s
(volunteer inventory coordinators)
Barbara came to work in our main store
because: "I was working in a local bank
for over 15 years and it closed and sold to
an out of town bank, so I needed
something to do." Her "favorite job to do
is organizing. Being a volunteer I can do
what I want and go home anytime, no
Emil has been our "Repair Executive"
for over 13 years. He can be found
at his desk in the basement of our
main building. When asked, How did
you come to work for CM, his joking
response is, "forced into it" His
favorite part of working at Country
Mischief is "I can come and go as I
please." Also, "after many years of
expert service, I earned the name of
"Dad" from the owner."
"Ro" joined our staff as a waitress
at Mischievous Chef early in 2011.
She answered our add in the
newspaper for part-time help.
The fit was so perfect, she has
since worked herself into a full time
position. She loves working with
customers and can be heard
throughout the day saying her
catch phrase "I'm just sayin". She
worked at the Pizza barn and Pete
& Henry's before coming to Country
Tammy - aka "Bashful",
because she will not let us take
her picture. Joined our team
part-time working in our
Country Mischief 2 location.
Patty - Born and raised in Gardner, Ma.
Married 24 years to David Ashe. Have
two wonderful children Jacob &
Hannah. Worked in retail for most of
her life. Her mom is Betty of the "old
Betty's Flower Shop" in Fitchburg.
Been around antiques her whole life.
Joined us in November, 2013 and is
taking great care of our Annex while
being a joy to our customers.
This is our "Mac" who obviously can
only donate 2 hrs a day. He's our
special shutdown guy every
afternoon. Long time friend - and
has become a great part of Country
Shannon - Theres a "New Chef in
Town" at the Mischievous Chef
Restaurant. He makes most
everything from scratch and all his
food is to die for. Come in and see
for your self.