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Have you done the school shopping thing yet?

I know it's still early but you know how time flys and then we're stuck with last minute and last pick stuff.
The only thing I have done was bought them 2 pairs each of tenni/shoes for the whole year...lol at least the foot part is out of the way...lol

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:46 PM on Jun. 29, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • I am waiting to start in August just three weeks before DD starts school.
    Mommy2mj

    Answer by Mommy2mj at 2:50 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • No - I wait until about 2 weeks before school to buy anything, I want to make sure I get the right sizes for clothes, and I'd lose the school supplies if I got them any earlier!
    Scuba

    Answer by Scuba at 2:50 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Supplies are done for both of boys but not clothes. I also have to replace one backpack, but going to wait till August.

    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 2:51 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I buy stuff as it comes on sale - things like crayons, markers, stuff that we'll use at home too I buy a ton of when they're cheap. Other stuff I tend to wait til closer to school starting - early August or something.
    4time-mom

    Answer by 4time-mom at 2:57 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I haven't yet, we usually wait until a week or so before school and we budge to take one kid at a time. Our teenagers will be hard because they wear regular clothes, my 9 year old wears uniforms so he will be a little easy this year.
    LuvmyFam6

    Answer by LuvmyFam6 at 2:59 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I have no even started, I usually wait for the supply sale and take him clothes shopping.
    kjbennett26

    Answer by kjbennett26 at 3:04 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Ive done ds's shopping, still have a few things to get for dd then I'll be done.:)
    minimo77

    Answer by minimo77 at 3:24 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I usually get back packs early. Remember that teacher will be sending a list home for other items you havent even thought of yet
    beyondhopes

    Answer by beyondhopes at 5:22 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • We were excited anyway about starting kindergarten that we shopped way early. he has his supplies, shoes, backpack and uniforms. i bought them bigger on purpose because I knew he would have grown an inch or two before school.
    randerykah

    Answer by randerykah at 11:56 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

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