Monthly Archives: April 2005

Daily Julius: Not much longer …

… and he will be walking around. His ability to pull himself up on furniture and stand around, only using one hand to hold himself has developed very well. He is also very confident in letting himself down again (to … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Captain Julius

Julius taking over command of the boat to Toberua

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Gone for the weekend

next update will be sunday night

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Daily Julius: Glass of water

For some time now Julius has displayed interest in drinking ‘like the big people’. And we let him try it out, under close supervision of course. Somehow he prefers real glass over plastic cups.

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Daily Julius: Getting out of the stroller … nearly

His latest trick is to turn around in his mini stroller and climbing up the back. Although he is wearing his seatbelts.

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Koinobori

I am surprised that no one has asked yet what those hanging fish are doing on the left side border of this blog. These are koinobori, carp streamers on a flagpole. They are put up in Japan to celebrate tango … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Happy carseat baby

He is growing into his new carseat and he enjoys taking a ride … he has no objections being strapped in if it is the first time since he slept … but the second time (e.g. after shopping) he is … Continue reading

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Trying to get out (video)

I took quite some video/pictures last weekend but had so far no time to edit it all together and put it up … so it will come trickling in now. This is a very cute short clip of Julius’ big … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Baby Elephant Walk (video)

Somehow he skipped the phase where he is supposed to use his knees for crawling … I have never seen a baby crawl like this and had a hard time giving it a name: Spider-Move?, Crab-Side-Crawl? … Then I remembered … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Broccoli, Cauliflower and Cheese

Our little gourmet got something extra special today: Ritsu followed a recipe from one of the Australian parenting magazines we can get here and steamed broccoli and cauliflower and made the first cheese sauce of her life. It was so … Continue reading

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Daily Julius: Hanging out in his old stroller

While this first stroller is not being used for outside walks anymore (it squeeks and creaks like crazy), it is still his preferred stroller for inside, since he can move a bit more freely in it and look around, watch … Continue reading

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Telecommunication cost coming down – finally

The whole sector of phone, mobile, internet has so far been a monopoly in Fiji but deregulation is on the horizon (It was actually expected in 2004) and now the commerce commission came out with new pricing guidelines. Phone charges … Continue reading

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Ben & Julius

Hey, that sounds like a new icecream brand Anyways, this is from last weekend when we visited Bill and Vero and their son Ben, who is half a year older than Julius (thus he can walk already and say a … Continue reading

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Mac mini arrived – after exactly 100 days!

100 days after the mac mini was announced and I had ordered it, and 3 days after I had sent an email directly to Apple’s CEO, Steve Jobs, my new computer has finally arrived. I have no clue if today’s … Continue reading

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