Monthly Archives: December 2006

We have opened pandora’s box (video)

I will write more later .. but you might get the idea from just watching the video … but there is a whole big story behind it … needless to say .. he loved it … Is there a good … Continue reading

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Cheeseburger Experience

Julius has been to McDs a bunch of times, with varying results … usually he would rather inspect the cardboard boxes or try to lick off as much ketchup as he could get on a french fry. I am not … Continue reading

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Fantastic slowfood at Osteria dell’Arco, Alba

Today we went to Alba, home of fantastic whines, the famous white Alba truffle and of course, Nutella. But our main goal was visiting one of the many fantastic restaurant of the Alba / Langhe region, and we had a … Continue reading

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Wrong number …

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More cheeese

No big secret that little kids love cheese .. it is salty, sweet and milky .. and as with ketchup .. they still don’t get the concept that only a bit goes a long way with the food (It took … Continue reading

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Boy with ladybug

I had no idea Ritsu is such an artist As part of our drawing and coloring routine, Julius often asks us to draw something (actually a bit too often for my taste … he rather sees our results then doing … Continue reading

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Klang Bak Kut Teh* (Food!)

Last night I tried something very new for dinner: Our friend Sharon just moved away from Torino to Beijing, and gave away many of her exotic cooking ingredients as farewell gifts. I got this really interesting spice broth mix for … Continue reading

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Let’s clean up this foiliage (video)

Another fun day in the park, this time with lots of leaves to play with.

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Autumn leaves in Torino

We went out this Sunday afternoon because the weather had been fantastic … the day was very dry and clear and when the sun was on her way down, everything had this golden hue to it. Here are 5 pics … Continue reading

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Lunch with Lucy

It seems to become a weekly thing now that we go to our favourite Asian Restaurant. This time one of the waitresses’ daughter was there, too, and wanted to play with Julius, had fun carrying him around (she is 4) … Continue reading

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Happy Immaculate Conception day everyone.

Today is yet another roman catholic holiday which means that Julius and Ritsu got to stay home, on the other hand, as we found out later, pretty much all stores were open. The waether wasn’t that great, but we took … Continue reading

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Tickle me Julius (video)

— sorry, something is wrong with youtube … I keep trying to fix it — There are those times you just have to tickle your child … preferably when I had just dragged him out of the bath and there … Continue reading

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Nutella boy

About an hour after eating dinner Julius asked for ‘pane’ (bread) … so I gave him bread. He then pointed at the toaster and said ‘toast’ .. so I toasted it … and then he asked with perfect Italian accent … Continue reading

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Nikolausi

Happy St. Nicholas day everyone! I had the rare opportunity to play this gift giving saint at Julius’ school today. Not sure what qualified me … either the pasta stuffed tummy I had grown since moving to Italy, the fact … Continue reading

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Flying home with papa

I think we had that once before .. on one of these little island hopper transfers back in Fiji, that Julius was traveling alone with me … but this time was very different. Ritsu had to fly on to Geneva … Continue reading

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