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 #382/ Miss-Speak #40: He Said, She Said

#382/ 40 Me: D’you know how Spiderman got his powers? Rockstar: <not looking up> Got bitten by a spider. Miss: <authoritatively> Wouldn’t it be funny if he got bitten by a fly and then he became Fly Man?   ——————————————————————————————————— … Continue reading

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A Force Not To Be Taken Lightly

One fine day of play… This is Rockstar, playing at “The Force” with the Miss. This is a game they invented, that involves The Miss flinging him about various trampolines by using The Force. Both of them found this hilarious. … Continue reading

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Rockstarism #381/ Miss-Speak #39: “Girl Watching”

#381/ #39   One day, people watching….. Rockstar: Mum. That looks like that girl from … who was mean to Miss… remember the girl…. <trails off> Me: <glance over to confirm we’ve probably never seen her before> Dude I doubt it … Continue reading

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