Being a single parent is hard.
But Amy Peterson wouldn't let the fact that she's a single mother prevent her daughter Gracie from attending her school's annual father-daughter dance.
The Georgia resident knew the bouncers at the Locust Grove Elementary school event wouldn't let her inside the dance since she wasn't a man.
So Peterson got creative, dressing up like a dad to escort her 6-year-old daughter!
Amy rocked a mascara beard, baggy clothes, a bow tie, and a dress hat to complete her paternal alter ego — but school leaders still turned the duo away because Amy wasn't a man.
Peterson said she and Gracie were devastated they weren't allowed to go, telling WXIA: