Little D, showing me a painting he did: “It’s called ‘A big, big, dark, dark, dark black hole, that’s so scary it can bite your EYES off, because there are MONSTERS in it!'”
What does “Muime” mean?
You will notice in these posts that Little A calls me "muime". That's a word from Old Irish, originally meaning foster mother, and later stepmother, godmother, nurse or anyone else in a motherly role who is not your biological mother. It's what my now ex-wife and I decided our kids should call me to avoid the confusion of calling us both mom. It's pronounced "mwee-va", more or less.
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