It turns out that I didn't need to buy pants
or under ware or socks.
I just needed to put away my laundry and unpack my suitcases from trips I took 6 months ago.
This principle applies to most things I think I need.
Check out this great video by Dan Mangan for his song "Sold":
The scene with the mom and the kid at the end was a little too close for comfort but also a good kick start for a conversation about consumerism directed at kids.