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.

Wordless Wednesday – through the looking glasses

This day Rockstar decided his outfit needed a little something extra.  Not wanting to be left out, Queen E then had to have her tongue pierced. Hah! Gotcha! Before I get a call, NO she did not get anything else … Continue reading

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Miss-Speak #85: More Indomitable Spirit Of Queen E

#85 Parenting has a horrible way of kicking your pride in the behind (a.k.a. the bigger your ego, the bigger your ego’s behind) when you least expect it… Queen E: (watching Trolls) Listen to those trumpets.  Me: How d’you know … Continue reading

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Of Trolls, Princesses, and How Much Entertainment Has Changed For Our Kids

WARNING: MAJOR SPOILER ALERT (but betcha watch the show anyways ) Was getting Queen E little Trolls Legos and the shop lady asked what was so special about Trolls because she was considering ordering more stock… We also bought a Trolls … Continue reading

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