Thursday, April 18, 2013

NSV Link-Up - Cleaning out the Closet

buttonWell heck!  It is 5:47 and I just realized I hadn't written today.  I am joining in with KTJ again on Non-Scale Victories Link-Up.  Why it took me so long to get here is because I was cleaning my closet... again.

You know what is great about losing weight and toning up?  You "under-grow" out of your clothes. 

You know what sucks about losing weight and toning up?  You "under-grow" out of your clothes!

Every month so far this year, I have had to go through my closet and shift out the stuff that no longer fits (in a good way).  I am getting to a place though, that I have little left that does fit.  I know, I know, it just means I get to go shopping.  Anyone tried clothes shopping with 2 small children?  Does everyone remember my failed Target attempt a few weeks back?  Yeah - well, that means internet and returns for me.

Today's clean machine began because a package arrived from Kohl's.  Woot!  I am in desperate need of jackets, plain t-shirts and other basics.  Some of it worked, and naturally some did not.  So my NSV today is that I did manage to get a few new things that fit.  My failed NSV is that once again, I have to make a trek to the store and make returns.  Whomp! Whomp!

Happy Thursday, all!

7 comments:

  1. I don't have kids so I can't completely sympathize, but I have to think that it's at least a little worth it to shop for smaller clothes :)

    Great NSV!

    Carolyn @ http://fitnastyforlife.blogspot.com

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  2. Such an awesome problem to have! Enjoy! And I totally feel your pain on shopping with 2 kids in tow. Before I had kids I swore I'd never be the mother in the target with the kid running up and down the aisles. Now that I'm her, I totally understand that at least I can hear the pitter patter of feet and know exactly where that kid is while I attempt to find the stuff that I need.

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  3. Thanks so much for linking up this week! Having to buy more clothes is a great NSV! May not be the best on your wallet, but that is so awesome that you are going down sizes! Go you!

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  4. Love buying clothes because everything is too big-I only have the one small child and we DO NOT shop-can't even imagine trying it with two! I stick with Old Navy and American Eagle for basic T's and tanks because I have worn them at all of my sizes and know how they fit.

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  5. Shopping with 2 small kids is difficult. I understand because I have two very active kids. They have a hard enough time following directions, paying attention and controlling their shopping excitement. Great to know about your nsv this week.

    -Honeybee
    http://herweightlossdiary.blogspot.com

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  6. Thats awesome that things are too big! I am hoping to have that problem soon! :)

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