Megan Alatini (Java) on Childhood

What is your first memory?

Megan – Expecting my first brother or sister

What was your favourite toy as a child?

Megan – My sister Monique was my own little special toy

Any childhood illnesses or injuries?

Megan – Broke my leg when I was 3ish.


Any scars from childhood accidents?

Megan – A couple from minor accidents

Favourite birthday party?

Megan – I remember my brother Miquilles 5th birthday party, well, because I got to wear a funky purple dress.

Favourite birthday cake?

Megan – I don’t remember mine – only my siblings!

Favourite holiday as a child?

Megan – At my Gran’s farm in George, South Africa.

Favourite game as a child?

Megan – Elastics

Do you remember your first day at school?

Megan – No, I don’t

Did you have many childhood parties?

Megan – We always had parties for various things, first tooth, birthdays, ballet etc.

What did you like most about school?

Megan – Hanging out with my friends, playing sport.

What was your favourite piece of clothing as a child?

Megan – Anything purple


Who was your first crush?

Megan – Alfonso (South Africa) and Todd Kendall (NZ)


What was your favourite subject at school?

Megan – Legal Studies

At what age did you learn to swim?

Megan – At a very early age – maybe 3 or 4?

Were you interested in sports?

Megan – Always – love sports especially Netball, Athletics, Touch Rugby, Rugby, Basketball

What did the tooth fairy leave you?

Megan – Coins

Any embarassing childhood photos?

Megan – Yeah suppose so! I look real funny in some!

What pocket money did you used to get and what did you used to have to do to get it?

Megan – Always had pocket money for different things… dishes, looking after my siblings, and sometimes I just got some for nothing.

What was your first job?

Megan – Paper run – 5am start! Doh!

Favourite children’s tv show?

Megan – Mickey Mouse Club

Favourite children’s story?

Megan – Cinderella

What was the first record or CD you bought?

Megan – Whitney Houston


Favourite cartoons or movies?

Megan – Gummi Bears

What did you want to be when you grew up?

Megan – Singer/Actress


The craziest thing you ever did as a child?

Megan – Ate centipedes!! Hmm!.