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.

Rockstarism #341/ Miss-Speak #22 – Taking An Interest In Education

#341 Just hanging in the Rockstar household… Rockstar: Mum. What is she doing? Me: Looks like a pirouette. She must’ve picked it up from one of her friends in school. Aware she has a slightly scandalized audience, the Miss starts mewing … Continue reading

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Here’s What Going After A Rude Taxi Driver Looks Like

A rude or overcharging taxi driver in Hong Kong is kind of a given and is usually not news, unless they’re umm, special. I blogged previously about going after an overcharging taxi driver and well, here’s one about going after a rude one. … Continue reading

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Rockstarism #340 – A Rockstar “First World Problem”

#340 Inspired by the whole “My iPhone 5 Ran Out Of Battery <insert angsty face” First World Problem series.  Coming home from the recent Diwali dress-up day (the rest of the school is encouraged to wear bright clothing instead of … Continue reading

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