Where did Spring go?

Spring came last week & hurried away today – i’m hoping & praying that Spring has only gone away for today! It snowed the whole morning!, actually off & on for the whole day! There is a layer on the ground now – it wasn’t like snow flurries – it was big fat heavy flakes of snow!! Why is it snowing in April? Isn’t April Springtime when flowers come & the sun is shining?!! i just heard on my mums network that someone said there was 3 feet of snow one Easter 5 years ago. Well, i really hope that this is not the case now.

Here are some pics:

Falling Snow (the little white dots are snow flakes), April 2006

Accumulation of Snow, April 2006

Temps forecast will be minus in the mornings for the next couple of days, things look to be warming up for the weekend & next week – sigh! Let’s hope it does & stays warm like Spring should be.

Spring is finally here!!

YES! Spring is finally here! The sun came out today for the whole day & temps reached at least 18 – WOW!! Yippy!!! It was great – i was walking around outside with just a spaghetti top with a light sweater over! So great to be able to take Tobi to the playground without putting 4 layers of clothes on him – just 2 light ones was good for today.
Here’s a photo of Tobi enjoying the sunshine:

Tobias pushing his walker around in the playground next to our apartment.

i’m a bit sad that the weather forecast is saying that temps will drop with some rain on Tuesday – but it looks to pick up again towards the weekend so that’s good. As long as temps stay above 10, i’m happy.

More about Tobi

It has been a while since our last post – so what’s been up??
Well, we’ve been trying to settle back into our routine here in cold cold Switzerland. Oh,ok it’s now not all that cold cold anymore – just windchill is hard to bear sometimes. Temps are around 7 to 10 so not really warm (to me anyhows). Really wish Spring would hurry & get here! Had lots of housework to catch up on & of cos emails too (even with checking periodically in Singapore didn’t help lower the load too much). & of cos we also had to change classes for Gymboree. & then there is some stuff happening at church too. So we’ve been busy.

Now to Tobi – he… well, he is not 100% – for our christian friends please pray that for a 100% restoration of his health – his little penis is painful – has been for the last 2 weeks – we’ve seen the doc twice already & he says to wait & see cos this sort of thing normally heals itself (a very Swiss doctor type thing to say – they are very much into the body healing itself). It does seem to have improved a little – so we’ll be waiting another week to see how it goes.

Now to more cheerful stuff – here’s a photo of Tobi with one of his “galfriends”:

Naomi & Tobias walking back from lunch on a Sunday.
Naomi is such a little cutie – parents are Swiss & Thai so she got the best of both worlds – don’t you agree?