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Mother Tongue

Andrea is a Portuguese mum of two, married to a fine British gentleman. She’s trying to bring up her children as global citizens who respect, and care about, others and their environment. Last summer, her eldest broke her heart when she asked her not to speak Portuguese. So she’s on a mission to rediscover her roots and identity, to give her children the gift of bilingualism and to support others who face similar challenges. She’s a coffee snob and will do anything for good chocolate. She blogs about raising bilingual children and whatever else she fancies at