Slice of Life: Dress Up Delight

 

I was sitting there, beached on the chair that is becoming a permanent part of my butt these days.

Nursing Mac who may as well be an  extension of my chest when Moxie suddenly appeared in front of me.

 

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This is what she had put on herself: Micah’s leather fringed poncho and… a grocery bag.

 

Fetching!

 

I was so insanely proud of her dress up skills, my eyes welled up. I reached for the iPhone. She saw the camera, tilted her head back, “cheeeeee

 

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Just then Micah came running in

 

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Yeah, ye old matey, complete with cape.

 

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May as well be a Super Pirate, right?!

 

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Yep. Right.

 

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Meriah
Meriah Nichols is a deaf artist, tech-junkie, Counselor (and sometime teacher), mom (one with Down syndrome), cat-lover, Trekkie, yurt-dwelling off-the-grid farmer's wife. She writes about travel, disability, and getting dishes done.

2 Comments

  • She looks ready to do a runway show to me! It is so funny you posted this today. Just two days ago as I started to complain as my 7 year old came downstairs in her fourth outfit of the day (this one was a summer outfit after two bizarre costumes previously, my husband started to smile because he’d had the thought at the same moment I said “but how awesome is it that she is dressing & undressing herself in all these different types of clothes”. As always I am grateful for the ability Cate has given me to be happy & thankful even when the actions result in twice the laundry!

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