Playing Minecraft on your iPad can be an enjoyable way of killing time during a long train ride. However, if you find yourself startled by the appearance of a green buoy in the river outside your window because you momentarily think it’s a creeper, it might be time to do something else for a while…
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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