- Some Halloween costumes marketed to young girls are too provocative, author says
- Think comfort and safety when helping your child pick out a costume
- If you are uncomfortable with the available choices, you can always make a costume
This story was updated from an article originally published in October 2011.
(CNN)I have no idea why my 3-year-old wants to be a cowboy for Halloween this year, because she won't tell me. That's OK. I don't need to know her reasoning to make it happen.