Last week my mom was off two nights in a row (she works nights in a nursing home, so this isn't an every week thing), so we decided to go shopping one afternoon. We called one of my older sisters to see if she wanted to go with us, and she decided to come along. My mom needed new shoes, so we headed to Famous Footwear first. I was in search of shoes for both myself and Elliott, but sadly couldn't find anything that I liked for me. We only found one pair that Elliott liked (I wanted to get him two, one for school, and one for gym), and we had to move up a size in that brand. He's now in a size 2! Anyway, my mom and sister both found shoes they liked, too, so it was a decent stop. My sister bought Elliott's shoes with hers, since they are running a bogo50 sale right now, and then I paid her about 75% of the full value of his shoes, so we both got a good deal that way. :)
Thursday, August 4, 2011
Apparently the lack of sleep over the two nights prior to leaving North Dakota caused me to be less prepared than I wanted to be for this trip. When I'm in Missouri I always do a bunch of shopping and can usually find some great deals. I brought my camera so I could get some pictures, but I walked off and forgot my camera cord, so I haven't shared any of the deals I've got. I think I'm going to go ahead and share a few deals anyway, though, and then just add the pictures when I get back to North Dakota.