Monthly Archives: November 2006

Waiting for the pulmino

Some of these mornings it is easier to go out with him before the schoolbus arrives and explore the close neighbourhood … (inside he might get antsy if the wait is too long) …. since Ritsu had to get up … Continue reading

Posted in Julius | Leave a comment

Lunch at IKEA

Looks like someone has pasta with tomato sauce …

Posted in Julius | Leave a comment

Iron Chef in 12 seconds

After I had cut the pizza for me and the little man I turned my head away from him for 12 seconds … and this is what I got when I turned my head back! (and only 3 secs later … Continue reading

Posted in Julius | 3 Comments

Blending in

If it was not for his colorful toothbrush, he would perfectly cambouflage in our new bed linens (yep .. IKEA had yet another fun offer .. I expect to see this on many TV shows to come) Can anyone tell … Continue reading

Posted in Julius | 2 Comments

Playing with cutlery ….

.. and he knows he should not … but it is oh so interesting

Posted in Julius | Leave a comment

Clipping nails

Actually .. I am not a big fan of nail clippers .. I rather use the plain old nail scissors .. So, while Ritsu is mainly in charge of the hair cutting, I am having a good raport with Julius … Continue reading

Posted in Julius | 3 Comments

A little fever …

Not that going to the dentist already made my day … just when I left tooth place my trusty new mobile phone rang (Julius had smashed the screen of my last one) and, exactly the case why I keep carrying … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Julius | 1 Comment

Doing mom’s feet

He just loves playing with cremes and ointments …

Posted in Julius | Leave a comment

Feeding the shark (video)

I know, i know … there was just a video with a similar title … but it really is a new video This time it is about ‘how to get my toddler to eat something else but carbohydrates’ … Tonight’s … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Julius | 3 Comments

Lunch with ‘the girls’ at Tobiko

We had another nice get-together of Torino expats … this time Shilpa suggested Tobiko … after having done a research if there are any places in Turin that offer the famous Korean dish Bibimbap. The place is very nice, very … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Italy | 1 Comment

Bouncy Castle (video)

And here is the promised video to go with the story below … Julius sure had fun, although he was the smallest kid and had quite a hard time getting his body coordinated … some of the bigger kids were … Continue reading

Posted in Julius, Videoclip | Leave a comment

Winter Street Market

Once a month there is an antique market in our neighbourhood. But yesterday there was a whole street market / winterfest going on! The weather was beautiful and we enjoyed the live music, the food stalls (we bought some interesting … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Italy, Julius | Leave a comment

Hot Wonton Soup (video)

After yesterday’s thing at Julius’ school we went to our favourite Asian place (again), since we had never brought Adwoa there (and we were in the mood for spicey food) The kid had his usual soup, but it came piping … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Julius, Videoclip | 2 Comments

Open Day @ Il Cucciolo

Today was open day at Julius’ school, a great chance to say hello to everyone, bring friends (Adwoa was very happy to see the place) and introduce other parents (Shilpa and Antonio were just on their way out when we … Continue reading

Posted in Italy, Julius | Leave a comment

How to get this chestnut open?

Those pliers should do the trick …

Posted in Julius | Leave a comment