Year. Each year I go through all of my old scrubs and check to see if they are
keepers or if they need to be tossed out.
Many times I have ink stains on my
scrubs where an ink pen has burst or inadvertently was washed in the laundry.
Because I have so many scrubs very few are thrown out. I wear scrubs when I do
house work, take the boys to practice or just to go window or grocery shopping.
They are so comfortable I find it hard to find any other clothing that is as
comfortable as my scrubs.
are universal. Some may come with cute logos or designs but I plan on Nursing
for many years to come and I don’t want to become bankrupt buying uniform
buying scrubs. Every time I received a paycheck I was buying 5 and 6 pairs of
scrubs. I was addicted it was insane. I wasn’t bargain shopping and I was
paying extremely high prices. Also, 20 years ago their weren’t a lot of bargain places to go and shop for scrubs. Now you can purchase scrubs online and at bargain uniform stores.
other clothes, street clothes as we call them in the Nursing field. Now when I
go shopping for scrubs I look to see what the best price is. What is the least amount
I can spend when buying scrubs. I’ve actually turned it into a challenge for
myself. The best thing about is I purchase more scrubs now for less than I did
before. I also claim all of my scrub purchases on my taxes.