Month: April 2006

  • Best of 3 games

    Evan really loves playing Uno. We’ll usually play it in the evenings, and Nicole and the kids play together too. He’ll often say “Best of 3 games” or something like that. I guess I must have said it, when I was losing and wanted to catch up. He must not really understand it though, because […]

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  • Naughty

    Evan was being really naughty today and Nicole got very angry with him and then he said: “From now, I’ll do what you want me to do. But Mummy, I can’t eat all the things on my plate. I can only eat the rice, chips and french fries.”

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  • Uno

    Evan got the Uno card game from Grandma and he loves it! He’s really good at it and can hold the cards upright really well. Actually, one of the first times we played with Lauren, she won the first two games! She’s really clever at it, but Evan has a passion for it. He still […]

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  • YIS ELC

    Evan started a new school this week. He’s gone to the Yokohama International School Early Learning Centre (YIS ELC) which has a good reputation and lots of expats send their kids to. He was a bit reluctant at first, and even cried a bit on the first day when Nicole left him, but he’s settled […]

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  • Dell

    Nicole was reading books to Evan when she came across a book from Uncle Dell. Nicole: “This one’s from Uncle Dell. Poor Uncle Dell – he’s in heaven.” Evan: “I want to send him something.” Nicole: “Like what?” Evan: “Like a book, or a whistle, or a stick!”

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  • Piece of quiet

    When Nicole asked Evan about how his school was today, he said: “I just want some piece of quiet”

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