Monthly Archives: November 2007

Greetings from London

After a 80 minute flight on a 100% full British Airways flight, we have just arrived in London. Julius had been very easy going all the way, up until the last 15 minutes in the car from Gatwick to our … Continue reading

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A face in the foam

He is not afraid of water at all and likes to lay down in the tub until his face is nearly all the way in … … this is especially fun to do where all the foam is.

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Fake camera smile – goodnight kiss

I think he learned that in kindergarten, to do this fake smile when someone sticks a camera in his face … Will show you later what other funny camera behaviour he must have picked up there .. but I need … Continue reading

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Tricky Buttons – new PJ

Actually, the buttons on this pajama are designed to be easy for kids and Julius picked up on it right away, only the top button was to close to his chin, this is when he asked papa for help. Sent … Continue reading

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Playing House

He never introduced this lovely young lady to me … but apparently they moved in together … at the Brico Center (‘Homedepot’ / ‘Baumarkt’ style place where I had to find some curtain rod)

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A Walk in the Rain

The weather has been crappy all week and continues to do so over the weekend. But we had to go out at some point (The ride to and 45 minute fruitless wait at the post office does not count). So, … Continue reading

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Stitch needs a PJ, too.

Besides bringing all his plush animals with him to bed, Julius has also decided that Stitch needs to wear a pajama. And not any PJ, but the one and only Stitch pajama that Julius owns.

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More bath pictures, please.

Really not much to say about these, other than he really enjoys his daily bath.

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Molto dramatico – Bedtime

His bedtime behavior is still changing like a leaf in the wind … while last night he went to bed without any complaints and fell asleep quite easily … tonight was the exact opposite … I mentioned bedtime early on, … Continue reading

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Pescelino – first spy pictures

As reported earlier, Julius has started swim class this year and he seems to be enjoying it a lot, as he actually wakes up bright, early and without a fight when I remind him that today pescelino (little fish) day … Continue reading

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Too early for judo?

His school is actually offering a judo class, but we declined this year .. but who knows, maybe next. I just could not resist when I saw this little outfit, in his size and at an incredible price … and … Continue reading

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Winter street market, again.

Just like last year, they had this extended Sunday market in our neighborhood. They even brought back the exact same bouncy castle. But somehow Julius was only interested for like 3 minutes … maybe it was the temperature (it was … Continue reading

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Late afternoon / early evening, Julius and I picked up Ritsu from some extra hours at the office and then drove to Decathlon, a big sporting goods store in Moncalieri. I had been there before, i.e. to get all the … Continue reading

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Birthday presents from Großmama (video)

Thanks to our bad experiences with Poste Italiane, my mom was smart enough to give the parcel with Julius birthday presents to someone traveling to Italy and have it mailed from there … But that was obviously not good enough … Continue reading

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Look who’s back!

Friend, ex-colleague and former neighbor Adwoa has returned from Ghana after over 3 months, only to finalize her move back to Africa. Julius was immediately all over her (he keeps remembering her by pointing out her car, which we have … Continue reading

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