Author Archives: Aileen

About Aileen

I blog about living and raising my son in Hong Kong - where toddlers have entrance interviews, parents keep test score spreadsheets, private school debentures can trade for more than half a million USD. Raising Rockstar's the most important thing I'll ever do. We show our true colors by the choices we make in bringing up our children. My blog is a message to my toddler son, about what the world and his parents are like today - for when he becomes a teenager and knows everything.

Easter Weekend Shall Go To The Dogs

1) It’s Easter Weekend! Obligatory egg-and-chick snack ideas that come with! For real though, I love Easter stuff. Fluffy chicks, Playmobil Eggs (plastic figurines in them), those other eggs with pet owl, rabbit or dinosaur that “hatch” in water, this … Continue reading

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Actually I think “Sparkles” is easier to say, but what do I know… (Calm down, that’s the very safe, non-toxic, water-based little kiddie version.) Imagine her hard at work saying “Parskles” quietly to herself over and over and it’ll be about … Continue reading

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Prada and Iguana

Blast from past… In one of my first Prada dresses, about 7 years old, battered little Burberry bag superglued together… and the iguana’s name is Iguana probably because the handler didn’t want to bother with teaching me the animal’s real … Continue reading

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