Chain Reaction

2008.07.31.20:21

Last night was very steamy and all of us couldn't none of us could sleep well.

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Yukata for Koudai

2008.07.29.13:04

A yukata is a casual form of kimono which was traditionally worn after people took a bath. In these days, we wear them usually at local summer festivals.


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A Friendly Girl

2008.07.28.20:23

I took Koudai to the food court in the nearby shopping center.

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Koudai and his friend

2008.07.27.00:17

One of Koudai's friends came to our place to play in the pool together.

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Work Life Balance

2008.07.25.00:13

According to the research, about 30 % of young fathers in Japan are interested in taking child-care leave; however, the number of those who actually have taken it is less than one per cent.

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6 months

2008.07.21.21:38

Koudai and I visited one of my ex-colleagues today.

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Koudai's Small Pool

2008.07.16.01:07

I bought a small air-filled swimming pool for Koudai. I was so excited about it myself, and tried to use it for the first time yesterday.

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Father at a public children's house

2008.07.14.19:32

I often bring Koudai to public children's houses. There are several of them in my area and two are within walking distance. These places are open for free for parents to exchange information and to let their babies play together. There usually are about 10 to 15 pairs of mothers and babies around 6 months to 18 months old.

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Ultraviolet Radiation

2008.07.13.22:29

Many things have changed since my parents' generation raised their children. The concern about exposure to ultraviolet radiation is one of them.

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Lullabies

2008.07.10.22:25

My mother and my grandmother often say, "When we sang a lullaby, it would miraculously put babies to sleep."

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One Little Step

2008.07.05.23:29

Koudai started to get up on his feet without any support quite early, around seven months. However, it seems very difficult for him to take a step forward from that position.

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Familia

2008.07.03.23:51

Familia is a popular label of babies' and children's wear in Japan. Their head office is based in Kobe, where I live, and many mothers in this area dream about dressing their children in one of Familia clothing.

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Please, not today!

2008.07.02.19:45

I was not feeling well today. On such a day, dealing with a child is ten times as hard as usual, and Koudai did his best to make it even more challenging.

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The Matrix

2008.07.01.10:14

Last weekend Aki and I watched The Matrix Two and Three, Reloaded and Revolutions, on TV.

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