Monthly Archives: March 2006

Today’s Julius: And we are seeing the doctor again …

While little Mr. Julius looked perfectly ok this morning … he came back home from kindergarten with stuff coming out of his ear … and we called our wonderful new doctor and he agreed to come by on his way … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Dinner: Turkey Gulash

Readers have complained .. and rightfully so … that there has not been much on food on this blog in a while (probably the same people who complained about too many food and drink related entries in teh past) … … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius: Aperitivo buffet

Initially we wanted to go to have pizza. But then we passed this one cafe / bistro kinda place and saw something that we have always been curious about: The aperitivo buffet. I am still not 100% sure how this … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius: Clowning around

In order to get some better pictures today, I tried to eat his feet while snapping pics with the other hand …

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Today’s Orange Julius

It has been busy in the house of Nacken and Ritsu is still in bed with a terrible back ache. And somehow I did not get to take any better pictures for today. So, instead of doing the ‘sleeping Julius’ … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius

Cute guy playing with his assortment of hats … compared to how much he used to hate hats … big improvement.

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Today’s Julius: Visiting Gran Madre

Too bad the weather was not that nice this weekend and even worse that Ritsu was down with a bad back again. But this afternoon the sun came out and Julius and I took a stroll to Gran Madre. It … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius: Monster Dancing! (video)

Last night Julius got very excited about watching Monsters Inc. and danced to the opening tune. I added the music from the CD for better quality .. but it is synched with the tune as it actually happened .. so … Continue reading

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Julius’ vocabulary

We tried to compile a list of all the words he is actively using. This list is probably not complete, it is like 120+ words now. Beyond these there are many more that he understands but does not say yet. … Continue reading

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His first mural

I kept hearing about kids painting and drawing on walls … and I kept thinking what to do to prevent that … and while I am thinking I turn around and there he is, standing on a chair and beautifying … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius: Cuddletime with mama

I wonder if he was trying to give his mom a massage

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Today’s Julius: Souvenirs, souvenirs

On her business-trip to Fiji Ritsu had a stopover in Singapore and did some shopping and brought some great stuff. Among Julius’ new favourites: magnetic letters. These things are a blessing, as I can keep Julius busy for some time … Continue reading

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Today’s Julius: Fun with stairs, as usual

Here a quick clip of Julius scaling the main staircase up to our apartment:

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Our neighborhood

Some more fun with photostitch. This is the intersection that our house is on (and where the busses keep getting stuck all the time). (Click for really big version, and you can also spot Ritsu then.)

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Today’s Julius: Potbelly

We have noticed that recently Julius’ tummy is sticking out quite some. So we were naturally wondering if either we are feeding him too much or the wrong things … but after some research with help of the always resourceful … Continue reading

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