• My Girl,  Parenting,  Princesses

    In Defense of a Princess

    I’ve been seeing and reading things in the media lately about the evils of little girls and all things “Princess.” Well, all things pink, sparkly and overtly “femine” in general, I suppose. I’m not sure if this debate is new or if it has always been around and I’m just now tuned into it since I am knee deep in the prime princess years myself with this rather sparkly four year old girl: A small part of me feels like I should hang my head in shame, turn in my feminist membership card, and report myself to social services for allowing my innocent child to prance around in this get…