Technically, she did attempt to convince me we should shop for earrings the day she got her ears pierced. I deflected the request by pointing out she wouldn’t be able to wear them. The shelf life for that excuse was limited though. Poor long range planning on my part.
We made the rounds in Claire’s no less than 3 times. The first time was a quick survey of the store's inventory to see what we were working with. The second time was to be sure we didn’t miss anything. And the third time was to be as OCD as possible.
|If you are capable of spending 30 minutes in Claire's without wanting to try on some of the wacky glasses, I'm concerned you aren't human. That is entertaining stuff.|
|I didn't realize I needed to worry about my 9 year old wanting to glue on fake eyelashes. Super.|
|It's not a trip to the mall if there's no cookies involved.|
|Attempting to take it out herself.|
|Still smiling because I haven't started pulling on her ear yet.|
|The before mug shot. I know. Split ends central.|