OK, this is not actually directly Little A-related, but it concerns kids, geekery and awesomeness, so I say it’s relevant: Little Girls Are Better At Designing Superheroes Than You is a Tumblr where an artist draws superheroes based on the costumes of little girls playing superheros, and it’s great! The creator of it is also […]
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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