i did everything i could to make this outfit less ridiculous before we went outside to play. i attempted to add pants, remove the [pajama] shirt, do without shoes, but no, he was ADAMANT about every element, or lack thereof.
i pick my battles. i will not truly fight him on clothes (aka force him into something) unless we are headed somewhere we'd be kicked out of or to a climate that would injure him. he is free to express his budding little sense of style (is that the right word?) however he pleases.
when you can't beat them (and they tell me i can't...zing!), take pictures of them
(not pictured: our poor "caddy" that was perpetually at the other end of his little pursuit--and sometimes the stick)