In a moment of temporary insanity, I decided it was a good idea to take my 2- and 4-year old to the mall.
Let me explain that we go to the mall all the time. It’s kind of a fun, air-conditioned place for my kids to roam around while the Arizona summer is raging on outside. We pick up balloons at Nordstrom’s, play in the play area, and hit up the Disney Store. After two hours of fun, my kids peacefully fall asleep in the car. Cake!
But not this time! This time, in my latest crazy mommy moment, I wanted to take both kids to the mall to actually buy clothes. Why? Because I needed to find them head-to-toe outfits for my brother’s wedding next month. I went off on my own once before but none of the clothes worked and I had to return everything the next day. This time, I thought it would be better if the kids came with me so they could actually try some stuff on. How hard could it be?