That was fast.

I thought it would be a couple more years before this happened, but here we are at a month shy of two: Koala came home from gan today calling me אמא (Ima).

He’s been calling me Mama this whole time, and maybe I prompted this myself; last night out of the blue I asked him, ‘Mi zot Ima?’ and he answered, ‘Mama.’

I don’t blame him; when all us mommies come to the door to get the kids from gan, all the kids run over and shout through it, Ima! Ima! in a little chorus. Except my little Anglo Koala who can be heard a little more quietly from the back – Mama!

But I guess not anymore.








One response to “That was fast.”

  1. […] I noted that Koala picked up on the fact that Ima = mama. And when I go and get him at the gan, he runs up […]

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