Monthly Archives: February 2005

Daily Julius: New Carseat

As he is growing, he has pretty much outgrown his first car seat and we have been looking around for a new one for a while, but selection here is extremely limited. The only model I found so far was … Continue reading

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Hello Halloumi !

No idea what Halloumi is? (or Haloumi? seems both spellings are around) Well, me neither until a few weeks ago when I read about it in a cooking magazine which Ritsu brought me from Australia. Haloumi is a feta like … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Mood Swings

Amazing how his attitude can change within 2 minutes while sitting with mommy watching the evening news. But early evening is known as his grumpy time and since he skipped his afternoon nap, he was even more fuzzy than usual.

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Tajine (revised)

Ritsu had the great suggestion of having a tajine for dinner. We already had pretty much all spices in the house, just needed some fresh chicken. Cous Cous is still not available in Fiji (wrong: Thanks to the comment of … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Feeding the beast

Always a scary moment when he opens his toothless mouth and you never know what he is going after: the spoon? Your hand? His hand? His stroller? Speaking of hands, he is very eager to grab the spoon, the foodbowl … Continue reading

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I wish sometimes I had this ability to just fall asleep wherever I am.

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Dinner: Carnevor’s Delight

Have not done that in a while, but home made Hamburgers are always a fun photo op, given the shere size of those meat monsters. No wonder neither of us could finish them.

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Daily Julius: Bababa (video)

Julius has been quite talkative and vocal for some time now, only that everytime I try to get that on camera he shuts up as soon as he sees it. But today we got him fairly good. Vula was making … Continue reading

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Desperate Housewives: Yet another opinion

I am actually getting a bit tired of the topic. By now I have seen 12 out of the 15 broadcast-so-far episodes (something I doubt the ‘reviewer’ below or any of the others here in Fiji who condemn the show … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Fun Time 2

We went to the nearby playgroup again (last week we skipped because of the nasty pimple) and Julius sure had fun. I hope he picks up some inspiration seeing the other kids crawl and run. He is the youngest in … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Sweet Dreams

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Desperate Housewive Last Part (?)

Two more items to hopefully close this quintology of articles regarding the TV show here an the fuzz it created in the local newspaper. Today’s FijiTimes has yet another letter: a DHW fan from Birmingham, UK steps up to defend … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Upside Down

For some strange reason he giggles when I put him upside down briefly. He enjoys it a lot. Other findings today: He realizes now how much fun it is to splash water around when bathing. And he developed a weird … Continue reading

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Jazz BBQ Lunch @ Rae’s South Pacific

There is a new nice option for Sunday lunches: The Rae’s South Pacific Hotel invites to a Jazz BBQ lunch in the beach bar between the South Pacific and the Qaraniqio River. The drive from Suva is about 1 hour … Continue reading

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