Lately, it’s become very clear that Bug has her own very distinct personality. She’s not one to follow the crowd, that’s for sure! And she’s perfectly comfortable voicing her opinions, likes, dislikes, and desires. The first one that’s pretty obvious from the pictures is clothing. Bug will now only wear 2 things…what she calls “princess dresses” (long flowy dresses that twirl) or nothing. And she doesn’t want to get the princess dresses dirty, so if she thinks something will be messy, she decides she’d rather wear nothing at all. And this princess dress thing has become an obsession…she will not put anything else on. It *must* be a dress, and that dress must be able to twirl. Complete with silver sparkly shoes. And at night, it *must* be a “bedtime princess dress” (nightgown).
Now, contrast that with what you see below…she might be obsessed with looking like a princess (and her favorite line is “But mama…I a princess! I the BOSS!” said in a very matter of fact 2 year old way), but she is also one to get down in the dirt (sans the dress of course) and play with bugs. Or paint. Or food.
I love 2 year olds…they are full of personality, and full of contradictions!