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S/O of my annoying question. School shopping.

How much school shopping have you gotten done? Do you shop all year or just before, or all summer? Is it as expensive for you as Christmas?

 
pookiekins34

Asked by pookiekins34 at 1:30 PM on Jun. 23, 2011 in

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  • Ahhh....my girls are both Grad now. I am soooo excited to NOT have to school shop(for clothes, anyway) this year!! I am going to donate some things to the needy box this year though bcz I always wanted to help out Moms who had a tough time providing all that and I couldn't bcz of my own kids. Now ,...I can! So...in a way, I will be school shopping to an extent. :-)
    KellyGirl_TX

    Answer by KellyGirl_TX at 2:16 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • I try to do right before school. I wait for things to go on sale and then stock up on things. I usually do school supplies,then maybe backpacks and lunch boxs, then clothes. MIght not be in that order just when I find things on sale.
    momindiana

    Answer by momindiana at 1:45 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • haven't even started yet. She doesn't start until september 1st. But I need to start soon. She will be in 1st grsde. She has to wear uniforms so I need to buy those then she needs new clothes she isoutgrowing hers and she needs school supplies and a new book bag. Shoes. Then my 3 year old also needs new clothes hers are starting to get small on her.
    mommy5409

    Answer by mommy5409 at 1:44 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • We jsut buy new folders/ pencils/ paper - supply stuff, not clothes really
    we get them a new pair of shoes before school starts usually, but for clothes-we just get them whehnever they need them or if we find a good deal or something...we've never doen the school clothes shopping thing
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 1:48 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • *cannot type today- sorry for the typos
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 1:49 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • None! lol
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 1:53 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • none
    esmith1984

    Answer by esmith1984 at 2:00 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • We do the same as charlotsometimes, buy all teh school supplies and new shoes. But as for clothes we just pick up stuff when he needs it. Just depends on what fits and what doesn't. He is a boy and could careless what he wears (other than hating jeans!). I just don't think its necessary.
    choco_mom

    Answer by choco_mom at 2:12 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • clothes shopping I do all year long.
    school supplies I wait until they go on sale at WalMart and then I usually spend about $25-$40 so we have enough for the whole year.
    CometGirl

    Answer by CometGirl at 8:06 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

  • I have the typo days to charlotsomtimes.
    pookiekins34

    Comment by pookiekins34 (original poster) at 1:50 PM on Jun. 23, 2011

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