I have one word for you: Princesses. If the title of this post has you singing a tune from Aladdin, you are going to know exactly where I am coming from. My older daughter has discovered princesses.
She’s four and a half and pretty far from a girly-girl. She’s not interested in makeup, having her hair done, wearing dresses, playing dress up or playing with babies or dolls. She’s into building things and making up shows. She plays the violin and she loves to make art. She doesn’t have just one BFF or a favorite purse. I don’t know why I’m surprised. I’m pretty far from a girly-girl myself. Why would she be into makeup if she’s never even seen anyone apply it.read more