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.

All Animals Go To Heaven… But First, They Stop By Our Apartment.

#75 Queen E <while walking around the apartment holding the sleeping hamster>: You know Mummy, I think Gemma likes it here. After she dies, she’ll want to come back and live with us again.  Me: As in Reincarnation, or as … Continue reading

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A Very ESF Multi-Sports Easter Break

Kids had so much fun at ESF Winter Camp, of course we came back for more… And this time, with the warmer weather – Queen E is rabidly excited. While she may be water-confident though, this is the first formal swim lesson she’s … Continue reading

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The Narwhal And The Unicorn

You know that feeling you get when your kid does something selfless, and you are just praying for that miracle of affirmation to your kid? Each child had a basket of balls to throw… Now, skill has little to do … Continue reading

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