Monthly Archives: April 2007

Visiting mom at the office – more dandelions

Since it was a ‘bridge day’ today, Julius’ school was closed and luckily we had Adwoa’s car, so I could go with him visit Ritsu at her office for lunch. And as soon as Julius spotted more dandelions, he remembered … Continue reading

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Bagna Cauda – as evil as chocolate

… well .. actually it is not chocolate at all … but some evil tasty treat with fish flavor … I cannot believe I have not tried to make this earlier. It is a very Piemontese (of this region) dish, … Continue reading

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Flower Power – Dandelion (tiny video)

Besides visiting our favorite Asian restaurant again (which seems to be becoming a weekend habit) and Julius getting even more comfortable with Lucy (now they are playing behind the bar .. what next … the kitchen ??? ) … Anyways … Continue reading

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The daily hair dry

Since Julius has this thing with his ears I have made it an absolute mandatory item that his hair (and ears) are dry after each bath … and he complies (98% of the times) He is not looking too happy … Continue reading

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L’enfant terrible eating mussels @ Salsamentario (video)

Let me begin this post by asking:”Do you remember all those other food / restaurant reviews where I enjoyed pointing out how well behaved Julius was the whole time?” Well, tonight must have been full moon or something … it … Continue reading

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Not without my bag

Recently, whenever I go out with Julius to the playground, right after he returns from kindergarten, he insists on bringing this little blue bag that he got from JAL when we were flying to Japan last winter. He stuffs some … Continue reading

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How to enjoy sandwich

From Debbie, our nanny at FDR, I learned a neat trick on how to make sandwiches that Julius would find visually appealing and had next to no chance to disect to get to the cheese (and eat only that) Untoasted … Continue reading

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Bath fun in black an white

From time to time I just have to let my artsy side go wild and post some pics in black and white

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Magic with cheese (video)

I can make a slice of cheese disappear … in 10 seconds ….

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Super lazy sleepy Sunday

For reasons like blogging and catching up with some TV shows I was up until 4AM … I heard Ritsu and Julius waking up around 8AM, but they were kind enough to let me sleep in. When I woke up … Continue reading

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As promised … more photos!

I have added more pics to this, this and this entry. So scroll down and check it out, while I keep working on the usual backlog …

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Girlfriend Lucy

Once again we headed over to our favourite Asian restaurant with Adwoa and had all the usual stuff we keep ordering. Julius was still sleeping when we arrived, but soon woke up and realized that he was at that place … Continue reading

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And the last Jamaica vacation video … posted way too late

Just some harmless playing in the shade, by the beach, in this red mini pool (which he would also use for hiding at times)

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Frizzy hair – so 80ies …

I tried to get Julius’ dreadlocks / rasta-braids out today … and this is what I got in the end

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Why are kids getting sick all the time ???

Guess who surprised us with a mild fever of 38.5 and a nasty cough again … In fear of another ear infection I called the doctor right away, kept Julius at home and after the doctor came by (saying that … Continue reading

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