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IMG_0211Gael approaching the board where the instructor Henry awaits, Trapeze School of New York

Today the Saturday, 26th of February, It was a very special day for Gael as Emi enrolled Gael for a Trapeze class at Trapeze School of New York located on 518 West 30th Street, NYC.  Gael was the youngest and the only kid in this total 9 student class and he did an excellent job and was super brave! The 2 hour long class starts with putting on this heavy duty belt where you hook the ropes, then quite quick demonstration from 3 instructors regarding general posture, ways to handle the ropes and finally the simple gymnastic movements that will help you to get you swing and do back flip sort of fancier tricks while you are on a flying Trapeze.

IMG_0167Instructor Laura and Henry takes turns on the ground and up on the board. Laura helping Gael to put quite a belt. And we like those carpets duct taped to make the mega carpet!

IMG_0188Gael looks extra kid here today but also a super kid! Students are learning how to hold the Trapeze bar. Notice Gael’s miss matching socks as always. Or “Mix and Matching” as it is his signature style. Ha-Ha!


IMG_0195Gael volunteers to be the 3rd guy to go on the Trapeze.

IMG_0208All students get to do one on one low bar exercise on the ground in between the turns with Henry.





IMG_0226Make sure to put chalk powder on your palms before you get on!

IMG_0212Slowly but surely, Gael’s on the top.


IMG_0216Ready to hold the bar and launch!

And… Watch the Video of Gael Flying! He did an awesome job!!! Even the adults were getting tired to resist and keep up! Instructors were friendly and clear, and the class is well organized with plenty of time to practice. If you buy a bunch of classes at a time, of course there is good saving there and if you do the full course, at the end of the course you can be a shining star performing in a professionally put together mini circus by the School with costumes and lighting and all! Hmmm… Do I want to be a star..?  I was bit tempted to try it today regardless.  It’s an exciting and different kind of experience. I may go on it one day!

Gael,  Mommy and Dad are so proud of you ! You brave son! The BEST!

IMG_0004Valentine morning was unusually colorful. Or was it just me up earlier..?  Beautiful Sun rising. Getting into a week long of Holiday presentation at work, honestly there’s no room for me to think about Valentine or anything else really, and Valentine is not a day that is on my list of things do in general. Chocolate? Naaaaaa.

But guess What I Get from my 2 coolest men!!   The sweet smart free standing Robot Trophy, The LOVE!


IMG_0082Here’s the better picture of him. Isn’t he so cute? He’s heavy as I always like with anything. I Always associate the weight with the quality. So Emi and Gael did an awesome job by choosing my kind of heavy materials to create the robot!

IMG_0074The heart in magic clay was Gael’s contribution and his power to bring this robot to a life. I just can’t get enough of this! And his sweet and numbered face!


IMG_0080Robot’s awesome legs, two feet and adorable little bum!

IMG_0073His feet. Check out the cool studs under his right foot.

IMG_0012And the proud and happy winner!

And the Feast follows!

IMG_0027 Fresh Salmon and Tuna Crudo with Lime Lemon Cilantro Rock salt dipping. It melts in your mouth. Soooo Goood!


IMG_0050What do you call it in a fancy way, the palette cleanser sort of. Truffled Honey and the Truffle Pecorino., the Double Truffle!


IMG_0055Followed by Truffle gnocchi with Enoki mushroom cream sauce. Creeaammyyy.

IMG_0036Gael’s Duct taped Valentine card for us. The main middle area design is a bird with dotted feathers…  Rocking and Rolling Gael!

IMG_0037Now the after meal dessert!







Emi, You are the best father Gael can ever have and You are THE Love of my life.

LOvE you both So Much!

Thank you for the best Valentine I ever had!!!

IMG_0160Feb 13, the Sunday, 41st Street and 7th Avenue, Times Square.  Mubarak is out!  And Italy, Now it’s your turn!  Isn’t it such a powerful thing? Wanting to change and wanting to make it right. It was a small group here in NYC, but every Piazza in Italy was filled and gathered by millions and millions of people of Italy.  Especially Women to change it and end it. It’s the TIME!!!
















Here Check out Italy standing up:






And the rest of the nation!

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