Am passing on to you all a delightful and witty piece written by a young friend which appeared in today’s New York Times’ “Motherlode” parenting blog. When Doreen Oliver’s 3-year-old son Bug wanted to be a princess for Halloween, Doreen was concerned. Not because he wanted to dress up in a costume usually worn by girls; she could work with that. But when she realized he believed all princesses were blond-haired and had peach complexions, she knew she had a problem. You can read it here. Way to go, Doreen!!