Took my daughter Christmas shopping today...

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Spookwriter, Dec 22, 2011.

  1. Spookwriter

    Spookwriter Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    4,421
    201
    271
    Feb 23, 2010
    Ohio
    And had quite the time with her.

    I'm not a big shopper. Just not something I enjoy. But I do it
    for every year that she can get her mother a secret present
    all her own.

    I ended up with a lifesize Justin Bieber (spelling?) display from
    a store. Talked the manager out of it for free. My poor daughter
    was so embarrassed.

    Then there was the guy in the alley with his "store" of stuff where
    you don't get receipts.

    And the Farm & Fleet, where I walked into a glass wall. That hurt.

    She settled on buying her mother a water fountain for the pool. Supposed
    to be a six foot fountain. We'll see in the spring. We stopped in looking for
    a new floatie lounger.

    But an enjoyable time well spent with just my daughter.


    Spook
     
  2. ambrosia

    ambrosia Chillin' With My Peeps

    611
    3
    113
    Oct 21, 2011
    for sweet [​IMG]

    And my daughter would have loved to have the Justin Bieber cutout... your daughter is fortunate to have a great guy in her life [​IMG]
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

    28,748
    5,381
    576
    May 11, 2010
    You walked into a glass wall? [​IMG]

    Dads you gotta love them.

    Mine took me fishing. He'd bait my hook for me. First time I caught a fish threw the fishing pole at him.
     
  4. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

    5,189
    49
    288
    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    my daughters would burn the cutout if i would bring it home. [​IMG]
     
  5. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

    21,917
    69
    418
    Jan 12, 2007
    Land of Lincoln
    Justin cut out doll? What are you planning to do with it? Target practice? [​IMG]
     
  6. Quote:Mock not the name of Justin Bieber!!!!!
     
  7. spacecowgirl

    spacecowgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    612
    5
    118
    Jul 30, 2011
    Leave it to you to walk into a glass wall, Spook! Hahahahah! [​IMG]

    But, ummm, what exactly are you going to do with that Justin Bieber cut out? I have a strange feeling you have nefarious/ hilarious plans for it....
     
  8. Zinnia-Hen

    Zinnia-Hen Live & Let Live

    28,280
    46
    343
    Jan 29, 2011
    If I was given a Justin Bieber cut-out, I'd take it to the range. [​IMG]
     
  9. ChicknThief

    ChicknThief Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 12, 2008
    Nor Cal
    Quote:Maybe the "hobo" is a Bieber fan? [​IMG]
     
  10. mississippifarmboy

    mississippifarmboy collects slightly damaged strays Premium Member

    Quote:Maybe the "hobo" is a Bieber fan? [​IMG]

    [​IMG]


    Good for you Spook, taking your daughter shopping!

    As for the cut out.. I thought for a long time my daughter was saying "Justin Beaver" [​IMG]

    Finally saw him on TV, was drawn to it by the loud squeeling of my 12 year old.




    I was not very impressed. [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by