“Brett, I bought something for the girls. From Carter’s. Let me know when you get it.”
My mom thinks that postal delivery is a 50-50 proposition. She hedges her downside by purchasing 4X as many clothes as my young daughters actually need!
“Mom – thanks. Will do. And, you know, they’re probably good on dresses for now. They’ll be up another size in a few months.”
“Oh don’t you worry about that. I’ve got plenty of coupons,” she countered.
My folks live 2,562 miles from their granddaughters. And while long-distance grandparenting can be a challenge, the (increasingly online) experience provided by Carter’s (CRI) satisfies two of my mom’s favorite pastimes:
- Spoiling grandkids, and