Monthly Archives: February 2009

First dinner at our new home

We have finally moved! The last 2 days have been extremely work intensive. We had started ever since we got back from Japan to pack first boxes and sort out things. Then 10 days ago when our friend Angel left … Continue reading

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Carnevale ’09

From what Julius tells me he actually wore his costume at school today (of which I guess I will get pictures … hmm .. around xmas … ) But he brought home some goodies to celebrate Carnevale here as well.

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Chasing the Tigger!

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Funky shades

Recently Julius keeps playing with MY glasses (which are kinda broken and one stem is only held by tape) so I found these old sunglasses for him to ‘wear’ .. and he loves it. Seems food looks even yummier in … Continue reading

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Moving is sooo tiring

As some of you know, we are moving again (locally this time) and fortunately the previous tenants are out already and we can start moving in bit by bit. (The elevators here being tiny doubles the fun) Julius is very … Continue reading

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It was time for the barber again …

There comes a time in every kid’s life when they think they can take care of their own hairstyle … and they have mastered scissors … but not the art of hair styling yet … Seems he thought his bangs … Continue reading

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Are Italians food racists?

This is a very interesting article that indicates how ‘much’ Italians love foreign food: Italy bans kebabs and foreign food from cities The tomato comes from Peru and spaghetti was probably a gift from China. It is, though, the “foreign” … Continue reading

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Tigger?

Carnevale is upon us and we got this very great costume from Sarah (Sebastian can be seen wearing it here) … but Julius does not seem to be too excited about dressing up … Let’s see, we still have a … Continue reading

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V-day dinner @ Rosa Rossa

For San Valentino (as it is called here) I took Ritsu to our first restaurant experience in our soon-to-be neighborhood. Rosa Rossa came highly recommended and while everything was quite nice … we were a bit underwhelmed. The service was … Continue reading

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Playground fun with Daniel (video)

Yesterday we met with Daniel and Martin. Two papas with their sons exploring all kinds of playground items, talking to ducks, playing soccer. While it was a fairly cold day, the sun was out and the kids had a great … Continue reading

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Happy V-Day everyone

Julius brought this home from school … I heard before that Catharina is his new big love at school … he keeps talking about her. He also told me that he gave her a similar picture and that he kissed … Continue reading

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Cookie!

Look what I made at school today

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Riding Antonio

Last Saturday we were invited to a housewarming party of Ritsu’s colleague Fabio and his brother Antonio. A beautiful place on via Po, top floor, with a fantastic view. Julius was the only kid there and it was way past … Continue reading

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There is still snow up there

After a week of gloomy rain’n sleet weather the sun finally came out again and we went up to the parco della rimembranza to enjoy the air and the view. But we did not expect to still find snow there … Continue reading

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Puss in boots

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