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.

The Fight

Last night Rockstar and I had a fight.  It was his fault.  It is extremely inconsiderate of a 27-month old to have a meltdown simply because his father is not around to put lotion on him after his bath.  (Early … Continue reading

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Mean girls

(Some flashbacks; reminded myself to write some of these when I got the blog up and running) Rockstar at the playground on a happier (bully-less) day “NO! He’s not my friend so he can’t get on the slide. Only my … Continue reading

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Come to think of it, here’s a pic of Rockstar at 11 months (note the long suffering, stressed-out expression on Kingston’s face as he frantically tries to start up the next video and the surroundings – we were in the … Continue reading

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