Whaea Stacey!

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25 November 2022

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What you call each other defines your relationships with whānau. Kia ora, Whaea”, “Kia ora, Whaea Stacey.”  I hear and enjoy these greetings a lot these days, from the friends of my tamariki who come around to our kāinga (home). Whaea means mother and/or auntie, and is used to address teachers or senior women in…...

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