Over the past 5 months KLV has been saying, “tattie wattae”. She speaks very well for her age so this phrase had us thoroughly confused. It sounded like an African phrase. What did it mean?
It was not until my trusty mother in law came for a visit that she decoded the “tattie wattae” mystery. She said, “I think she’s saying, Chai Tea Latte.” You know what folks, she was right.
My child speaks Starbucks.
For the record, KLV doesn’t drink Starbucks but listens intently as we do the weekly drive through run.
A few weeks later, KLV said, “Grande Tattie Wattae Mommy?”
So now my child speaks proficient Starbucks.
Out of the mouths of babes…