Hi, My name's Maria Thangaraj. I live in Wellington, New Zealand. Im an Indian by birth, migrated into NZ in 1999. I'm married and have 3 sons. I am an NZ qualified Primary and Early Childhood teacher. Im also a qualified Dietician, having completed a Master's Degree in Nutrition, Dietitics and Food Service Management from the University of Madras, India. I worked as a teacher at Northland Community Preschool, Wellington for 4 years. I now work as Head Tacher and Centre Manager of Kids World Childcare, Les Mills Extreme, Te Aro, Wellington.