Cental Asia - a tiny part of kazakhstan is technically in Europe. Far west, west of the Ural river.
Mosque in Ust-Kmenogorsk
View of Ust from theIrtysh Hotel where I'll be living for 4 weeks
In manly blue top bought locally and supplied by Mama, trying on my new hat.
No, no, no, not a photo of the pink velour courtesy of Aida...
Ok she can stay if she buys me manly lion tshirts
Taken from video clip so slightly fuzzy
The sick bay main area
My first unaided sit
The Semi-headlock feeding position. Elbow should be lower with forarm under chin. I was still learning.
Larissa and Lena
HAPPY FIRST BIRTHDAY DANIEL!
Daniel with Sveta
I'm so cute in my big boys clothes, no more pink for me.
Starting on the serious business of Nanny's cheque book as young as possible.
In our new bonding room.
Painted corridors in the baby-home
Ladies - don't buy expensive creams, cover your laughter lines with a surgical mask
I thought we'd knocked this pink business on the head? And what's with the lace collar, mum!
"R" is for Reindeer outfit, courtesy of Adrienne Colleran.
It's a bit long in the arms, Mum. Did you think you were getting a gorilla?
The parcel opening
The entrance to our block of flats
The corridor outside our flat
The Christmas we missed
Daniel and mum - home one day
Home at last
My sleeping Angel - napping today
Daniel is 2 today
Santa came in the night!
May 2008 - the star of the show.
Doctor Daniel at your service