Sunday, December 31, 2017

1 year + 96 days old

Video of snowing, and Masaki watching snow falls.
Amy, Maya, and Alisa came with Todd to stay with us. We bought soba as usual, couldn't get omelet this time, though papa bought a lot at Naniwaya instead. It was a bustling new year's eve.

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Fig with balsamic vinegar, soy cream on the side

Papa bought frozen fig, I cooked it with balsamic vinegar, and it was yummy!

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

1 year + 92 days old

Naoya having decaf latte
A video of Naoya figured out how to blow on a whistle here.

Papa started winter break so we have extra hands around. Yuria, Riku's friend from kindergarten stayed for 2 nights, which was unexpected for her mom...! Yuria enjoyed playing switch (a nintendo game) with Mo, staying late, etc.

Monday, December 25, 2017

1 year + 90 days old

Babies love flipping book pages
Naoya goes nap first and Masaki later these days. Today Masaki and I had break at Starbucks while Naoya was napping on stroller. 
Jimmy, his wife and daughter came for traditional Chinese Christmas dinner at home. This time we ordered in instead of going to our favorite Chinese restaurant. 

Sunday, December 24, 2017

1 year + 89 days old

Naoya with cream bread
A video of Mo playing with babies here.

Ton was staying over at Lisa's, so boys and I got up early and had breakfast at Sawamura. Babies were hungry they ate 3 of those cream breads, and french toast...!

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Snow festival at Shirokane Takanawa

 Snow!
 Snow festival with Ryuei & Lisa

Video of Ton on a sled, Mo & Ryuei on a sled, and Ton & Lisa on a sled.

Snow was brought from Niigata pref., and kids had fun making snow balls and sliding down the snow.

Friday, December 22, 2017

1 year + 87 days old

 Naoya enjoying carrot soup
 Papa feeding babies with carrot soup
Masaki eating carrot soup
Babies love the carrot soup, Barbara's recipe. They finished a couple of bowl of it!

Thursday, December 21, 2017

1 year + 86 days old

 Naoya & Masaki
 Masaki with mama's scurf
 Good latte to cheer me up
 Masaki was my company for coffee
 Masaki trying to take off knit cap
 Naoya at sofa area of Midtown
 Masaki on the sofa area at Midtown
Babies messing up with green
Video of Masaki taking off his socks here, and babies messing up with green here.

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

1 year + 85 days old

Masaki with sunglasses
Naoya kept standing up during the meal these past 3 days. Have to figure out how to stop it...

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Print on a mail from UK


1 year + 84 days old

 Masaki at park
Naoya and Masaki on a bench
 A video of Masaki playing at park here,  and Twins watching TV here.

Had A/C cleaning at home, babies didn't like the noise of vacuum machine so I took them out for a walk. Stopped by at Starbucks, had some snack, and both of them fell asleep! Mama could have a quiet break there! Thank you!!

Sunday, December 17, 2017

Mo playing KENDAMA

Video of Mo playing KENDAMA here, and here.

Hanging out with my daughter

 Her favorite meringue
 きりたんぽ汁&鰰
 Ramen

Mo's essay homework

Boy so happy he wrote about the latest star wars movie for his essay homework

Friday, December 15, 2017

1 year + 80 days old

Khao Man Kai from local Thai food stand

Thursday, December 14, 2017

1 year + 79 days old


Naoya took off his knit cap
 Masaki with knit cap
I put knit cap on sleeping Naoya

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Charity at arflex, Ebisu



Mommy friend was joining this charity event so went to check out while we were having a walk. It was very crowded, I could say hi briefly to her, and bought kid's underwears just because.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

1 year + 77 days old

 Masaki with sunglasses
Naoya
Their appetite is back finally, and tummy is not loose anymore! And mommy got the cold, runny nose, and head ache...

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Hula Christmas Party

Ton's annual Christmas party with Hula class. Babies were still grumpy, runny nose, tummy's getting better though. They were OK at the party.

Saturday, December 09, 2017

Break with Ton


Took her to an essay writing test for local government's overseas study dispatch program. She finished a bit early and we had a quick break before heading back home.

Friday, December 08, 2017

1 year + 73 days old

Visiting NICS at Aiiku Hospital
 Vaccination at hospital today. Went to pay visit to NICS, said hello to the old faces. Babies were still here an year ago...
 Masaki's tummy's been loose, and it's finally getting better. Naoya vomited 5 days ago, his tummy's been loose, too. Stopped feeding them formula, they ate nothing but rice crackers. They lost weight a bit.

Thursday, December 07, 2017

Monday, December 04, 2017

Friday, December 01, 2017

Mo's new PJ

He loves it because it's orange and has BB-8 on!

1 year + 66 days old

 Playing on a drawer
Masaki's tummy was loose and he had an early nap. Suspected he was sick and he puked when we were talking walk...! Oh boy he got a tummy flue or something from somewhere... Naoya was fine though it's a matter of time he'd get it...