Monthly Archives: September 2017

Sunset walk / Burger

I managed to drag family out with me on my daily sunset walk. And we were rewarded with some very splendid vistas. As bait I had used a new burger place I had noticed on my walks. Mr Burger, offering … Continue reading

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Rooftop Breakfast with Pool

After this morning’s gym session I had a strong craving for eggs benedict and since Ritsu had done some excellent research on that topic, we opted to return to OZO’s rooftop bar, where we had sunset drinks / dinner back … Continue reading

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#streetphotography Hungry Critters

Hungry Cat waiting for BBQ Chicken China Man Crow Spice

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Meanwhile … on PSM News Talk Maldives

I wonder what’s with the camera guys, seems there are 3 at work here. One guy keeps cutting off top of heads while another loves doing close up of Ritsu’s hands (or her watch?) [actually posted on 7/12/18, when I … Continue reading

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Wicked sunset

I usually try to get to the ocean at sunset time for the exercise and taking pretty pictures. This evening I was stuck with running errands around our area at sunset time … and still got some really cool views:

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Someone needed a haircut

<— BEFORE It has been a while … actually, not THAT long ago, ’twas June, in Germany, when I took J&R to a Japanese hair salon in Frankfurt. But his hair grows like weed (unlike mine), he actually mentioned that … Continue reading

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Meanwhile … Ritsu is handing out money

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Happy Birthday Ritsu

The day started early with a happy birthday Ritsu sandwich in bed. Followed by the birthday song performed by Julius on violin. For lunch I picked up my birthday girl and whisked her to Cafe Kumbuk for some tasty treat … Continue reading

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More running pics

The nice volunteers showing us the way / where to turn on yesterday’s run also took many pictures with their mobile phones and today I found all of them (256!) on Facebook. Here are the ones of the 3 of … Continue reading

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Colombo City Run 5K

Another beautiful day for a beautiful family run! I have been following the Colombo City Runners on Facebook for a while, and finally we joined for one of their monthly family 5K runs around Independence Square. Early get up at … Continue reading

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Pork Burger @ Big Bad Wolf

In our ongoing search for the island’s best burger, we checked out The Big Bad Wolf today. I had heard about this ‘everything pork’ place several times before, but it is about 15 minutes by car out and they open … Continue reading

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Good Night Colombo

And stay off the train tracks.

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Concert Band @ Founders’ Day

60 years ago, Julius’ new school was inaugurated and to commemorate this occasion there was a big assembly in which Julius got to play as part if the concert band for the first time. The setting in the gym was … Continue reading

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#whitesocks #streetphotography

Somehow I managed to capture this sighting of a flock of nurses walking along the street and eventually crossing and walking right in front of me. Love the lighting, shading, the different textures and how the socks are the center … Continue reading

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Mistaken Identity

“All white, bald, goatee’d guys look the same” … Spotted this on my gym’s computer screen when I checked in … Just to be clear: that’s not me! Update: One day later and I ask a different receptionist if they … Continue reading

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