Few years back there was a book called tiger mum about parenting. Well I identify with some of the key aspects of the book. I definitely dont think I am tiger mum or that strict until it comes to the kids education. Question is why shouldn't I be ? I am the parent they are … Continue reading 5 reasons why you should be a tiger mom
E le aso fiafia sa fa’atalitali ai Sa fa’atalitali I ai Ua afio mai le Tupu Ua malie alofa mai E le tama meamea N fanau I lea po Le Faaola o Keriso Ua fanau mai moi I tatou Tata logo mo le lotu Ia faatasi ai tatou O pese a Agelu Ia pese … Continue reading E le aso fiafia ( christmas song )
1 O le po filemu Na fanau ai Iesu Na leiloa ai ei latou O Iosefa ma le taupou Na iloa lelei Na iloa lelei. 2 O le po Filemu Na iloa ai le fetu Na lagona ai Agelu O pepese I leo malie O Iesu e ola ai O Iesu e ola ai 3 … Continue reading Po filemu ( Silent Night )
An excellent piece from Krit. Vaiaso le gagana Samoa.
It’s Vaiaso O Le Gagana Samoa / Samoan Language Week! A time to raise awareness of the importance of our mother tongue along with every other language of Te Moana Nui a Kiwa. What usually happens around now is my timeline is inundated with messages of celebration!
There’s also another strong narrative that emerges. It comes from NZ/Australian/US born Samoans expressing their frustration at not being able to speak the language. It often follows that they’ve been judged as not being real Samoans.
That conversation has been done to death and it’s unfortunate it’s still being had. Today I’m not interested in rehashing that though. What popped into my mind were the reactions to a post I made last year:
This is my Mum and my Grandma in the 1950s. My Mum’s dress is made out…
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We have all heard that phrase " kids are expensive " but someone how its thenorm to have that 2.5 kids or more in this world. But in reality, forget about the kids being expensive. Nope because clothes well we can get hand me done from older siblings, or in my kids case the many … Continue reading Education is expensive
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In my pursuit of trying to be WAHM, I was so excited about using what little skills I have to pursue my dream of being my own boss. I was really not sure on what to do as a business etc. So being a freelancer was a good start. One of my 2018 goals was to … Continue reading 5 reasons it could be a freelancer.com scam
Free? Yes sounds good to be true but it is. There is free places or free things to do with the kids in Auckland. Yes we ( myself and the kids have tried it out and yes they are very kids friendly. In New Zealand other places like Australia, December and January are not just about … Continue reading Top 5 free things to do with kids in Auckland.
Despite the increase in medical advances, knowledge, skills, and understanding there is still an increase bullying and suicide among young people. Social media and young people having access to technology have definitely help. This is the dark side of social media. A dark side where there are no boundaries, where it an unknown. Worse of all … Continue reading Do not let others determine your self-worth .
As mothers even working mothers - we run around for our children, spouse and then take 5 minutes for ourselves. This include makeup, picking outfit , getting all the stuff we need. ( this normally took an hour or longer when we were single ) Remember those times ladies ?? I don't, but I know … Continue reading The crusade against woman