children, Dora the Explorer, language, multi-lingual, parenting

How to Raise a Multi-Lingual Child. (Yeah right)

I am raising a multi-lingual child. The 3yr old Beast is speaking English. (Thank you me.) Spanish. (Thank you Dora.) And now Maori - thanks to her preschool. Today she asked me (with an annoyed expression on her face) "Mama, why you speaking English?""Umm because that's the language that we speak.""No, we have to talk… Continue reading How to Raise a Multi-Lingual Child. (Yeah right)

baby, children, Dora the Explorer, parenting, samoa, writing

Don’t you DARE breathe on that baby!

Shhh dont disturb him. He's researching for his acceptance speech. For when he wins the Nobel Prize.There's a new baby in our extended family circle. My little bro is a dad for the first time. Its a joy to see him and partner discover parenthood for the first time. And funny too. Because it reminds… Continue reading Don’t you DARE breathe on that baby!