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The Stages We Go Through When Shopping For Boxing Day Sales

12/22/2014 03:08 EST | Updated 12/22/2014 03:59 EST
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Forget Christmas—shopping for Boxing Day sales in Canada is one of the most stressful (and rewarding) times of the year and 2014 is no different.

So, sit down in your PJs, grab a notebook and relax before you depart on your journey.

Here are the 16 stages we go through when shopping for Boxing Day deals.

1. Snap out of your Christmas feast coma


2. Go online the night before to check out all the Boxing Day deals you want to get


All the deals!

3. Go to bed early


You've got a big day ahead!

4. Hit the snooze button


5. Twice.


6. Pack your shopping essentials a.ka. comfy shoes


7. Get to the mall early to avoid the crazy lines


You're ready to shop your heart out and nobody better get in your way

8. When you see that 100 people had the same idea


9. Start regretting wearing all that winter gear


10. Shove your way into your favourite stores


11. Avoid the people doing this


12. All the deals make you like


13. But sometimes the deals aren't so good


14. Realize you need to get boots for everyone in your family


15. When you see the one item you really wanted and it's all mangled


16. Prepare for all the online shopping you're going to do tomorrow