We have two girls. Two cute, baby doll loving, dollhouse and kitchen playing, nails painted, makeup adoring girls. And even our "boy" toys are girly... we have a Dora the Explorer baseball glove, pastel legos, a pink bat, princess bikes, and our swing set has a flower box built in.
Poor Jay. He's a football playing, beard growing, beer drinking man. And he's raising two princesses.
Last week during a girl's trip to Michaels, I let them each pick a new toy. After trying on princess hats and magic wands, Addi asked for a knight's sword and an elephant hat. Sam followed suit and picked a tiger hat. When we got home they got to playing "Get daddy the monster" and ran around, growling and yelling and playing how I would imagine little boys would play. It was loud, rough, and just annoying enough to be fun.
So she did what any self-respecting tomboy would do.
She attacked the monster with a magic teapot. A pink, musical teapot.