Let me let you in on a little secret. Do you really want to get out of the house without making Mama crazy because it is chilly outside, but still be allowed to wear what you want to? Just very sweetly and innocently tell her that you will wear your jacket AND hat. And she will overlook your bare legs and sandals!
Mwah hahaha. Mom really is quite a rookie sometimes.
The ever-fashionable rocker of the skirt