The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

My son dressed up for picture day.

Boy wearing black ski mask and black t-shirt. Looking at camera and eating an egg-in-the-hole breakfast sandwich.
Author’s son

I let the boys pick out their clothes on school picture day. Usually their choices include Minecraft and Pokemon t-shirts.

But, my youngest son had another plan for this year.

I walked into the kitchen and saw him eating his egg-in-the-hole — wearing a black ski mask and matching long underwear.

“I’m going as a ninja for picture day!”



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Adrienne Parkhurst

Mom. Wife. Writer. Editor. Healthcare Freelance Writer. Lifetime Learner. Flawed Leader. Sharing my life lessons through personal essays and memoirs.