Karen’s Wish List

With two teenage daughters who are my size, the supply in my closet is dwindling. I realize I should put my foot down, but with three sisters and five college roommates, I’m a clothes sharer. Still, it is frustrating when I just want to throw something on to go about my day, and there is not one t shirt to be found. This year for Christmas, I just want everyday clothes to go about my boring everyday life.

Athlete Wander Utility Pant $108

wander utility pant athleta

Lucy Arise & Align Pants $79

lucy arise and align pants

Fluff the Cold Parka

fluff the cold parka

Long Sleeve T’s — any color or brand will do

Sneakers that still look cute …

Kind of pathetic, I realize, but with college looming in the near future, I am all about utility these days. I also want a new very large, deep frying pan, but I think I will cry if I open a frying pan on Christmas morning, so I’ll be getting that for myself. My, how my life has changed!

I guess if I was wishing for something crazy from Santa, I’d wish for a PacMan video arcade game. How fun would that be?! My husband loves PacMan — we almost missed a flight because of an ill-placed one in an airport — and I’ve priced these bad boys for many a celebration. We still don’t have one, but someday … $2900

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Author: Karen Latimer

Dr. Latimer is a Family Physician and Wellness Coach. She helps clients with parenting issues, the challenges of college and young adulthood and issues related to health and habits. Email her at drkarenlatimer@gmail.com to learn more. She is the author of the Audible Original, Take Back the House -- Raising Happy Parents.


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