Earlier this evening, the little mad scientist and I were embarking on some edible science, namely baking. We had two bowls out, and were mixing up the dry ingredients in one and the wet ingredients in the other. As I was measuring out the flour, baking powder, etc., and she was blending the bananas with […]
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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