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MomTGDaughter

My daughter is going to be boing back to school soon, it will be the first time she will be since she transitioned in April (she started after the schools closed down). i would like to get her a purse, would this be appropriate at this point or should I go slowly? I appreciate various inputs on this. 

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Jackie C.

I'd ask her for her input. You want to get her a purse that matches her personal style. She's going to want one if she's wearing clothing with typical "girl pockets." Which is to say no pockets at all. Or at least something to carry her stuff in. I'm thinking back to high school and most of the girls had backpacks and kept their purse in their locker, but we didn't have cell phones then.

 

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Most kids have bags of some sorts Mom, although times change, teenagers don't. (Our schools don't allow cash so no real need for purses) I would offer to buy one with her as type and subtelty will depend on age, interests and style. You can't go wrong if she's picked it out whether online or in person. :)

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