Monthly Archives: January 2004

Second Prenatal visit

Today we went to the second prenatal visit. And another ultrasound revealed that our little shrimpy had grown into a 30$ lobster … well .. actually I could make out the kid pretty well on that black and white screen. … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS

Ok, so most of you know it already, but I bet we forgot some people (others have gotten the good news several times:). It is true, another Nacken is on the way and so far everything is fine … what … Continue reading

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Today, my boss came back…

Today, my boss came back from his 2-month leave and I told him the news!! He received it well, but his next question was “so, when are you going to take a maternity leave?” He told me that his wife … Continue reading

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Rob’s Birthday BBQ

Last night we were invited to Rob’s Birthday BBQ, the initial plan of doing a Lovo was changed into grilled Tuna chunks, since Rob had just caught a huge yellow fin tuna over the weekend. I love the view he … Continue reading

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Two neighborhood shops

Last night was fairly hot an humid, so we decided to sleep downstairs, in my office (where we moved our old futon and where I got the kick ass new AC unit) … since this thing is newer and the … Continue reading

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Looking for a house in Fiji?

One reader came across this blog in search for more info regarding his possible move to Fiji … and, best thing to get even more info is to email me. So, for fun and the general interest of people who … Continue reading

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Fijian Music

Another reader showed interest in Fijian music … I think we had that topic before, but not sure if I ever uploaded some tunes. Fijian music is a bit similar to Hawaiian, usually cheerful, themes ususally cover love and goodbye … Continue reading

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Wine Tasting

Victoria Wines’ wine club had its monthly wine tasting again, topic was Chardonnay and Shiraz .. and it was fun as before (not totally sold out this time) .. the ususal po quiz that turned more into a guessing game … Continue reading

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Big Fish / KFC Carhop

So today we went to the movies (sunday is a great day for that) and watched Tim Burton’s “Big Fish“. What can I say? We both loved the movie, but it is really tricky to describe it and really analyze … Continue reading

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Great Idea

We had this thought over the weekend that it would be really cool to get up 1 hour early and do some walking, picking up some freshly baked bread and the newspaper on the way. And surprise, surprise, we actually … Continue reading

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Busy day today.

First a visit to the private hospital to do some routine check up … great place, fast service and very nice and understanding staff. Then Ritsu cooked us some kick ass Japanese curry. While I schnippled the veggies, she managed … Continue reading

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Blood Test

OK, we got the blood test done this morning!! I was very nervous because I passed out when I donated blood several years ago. I just HATE NEEDLES!!! But the nurse was very nice to me, even offered that I … Continue reading

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Here some fun newspaper clippings…

Here some fun newspaper clippings from this weekend’s issue of the Fiji Times. Makes you wonder just what ends up as news worthy and what the heck is wrong with people? And here is a “letter to the editor” about … Continue reading

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Wow .. nearly 2 weeks since the last post

ok .. what to say … I had my fair share of panic attacks … but mainly everything is fine and I am getting more and more excited … according to THIS our baby is over 2 inches / 5cm … Continue reading

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Yeah party!!!

We had guests over tonight and I had made some food … those german meatballs in caper sauce again (Ritsu loves them), parsley potatoes and salad. But who would have thought that we would get the old Dance Dance Revolution … Continue reading

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