Mine is not the only highly intelligent and highly entertaining kid around. A friend of mine just posted the following story about her oldest son, who is just a bit older than Little A: Today we had parent-teacher interviews. Elder’s teachers told us that they’ve been having a recurrent problem with him editing Wikipedia using […]
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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