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Chronicles of Kai - For Iowa Friends & Family

Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

Thought this would tickle ya …

Chronicles of Kai - Tiny Samurai

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

First day of Tiny Samurai class at Omni Martial Arts. Dream come true, for me, to stand next to my son, both he and I in a gi …

Here, Kai just wiped me out with some massively cool move he just learned, then ran for it …

Here, Kai ran through an obstacle course […]

Chronicles of Kai - Happy Birthday!

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Kai turns three today!

Three years old. Three years ago on on this day, Kai Tate Naka-James came into our lives. Those years have just flown by.
Happy birthday, little man, you’re the best thing that ever happened to us …

Chronicles Of Kai - Ahoy Long Island City!

Sunday, August 22nd, 2010

Chronicles of Kai - Singing In The …

Sunday, August 15th, 2010

Rain! … Ba da ba ba, ba da ba da ba BAM!

Note the Lightning McQueen umbrella, he loves it.

Chronicles of Kai - Avid Film Fan

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

Kai has several favorite movies, but one clearly at the top - Cars.

He calls the film Lightning McQueen (which is a better title, when you think about it).

And his favorite character, ironically enough, is Mater. He even has a Mater Pez dispenser. That there is funny, right there.

He likes sidekicks. He seriously gets […]

Chronicles of Kai - Trains Running

Sunday, August 1st, 2010

Kai loves trains, and he takes riding in one as a very serious but enjoyable endeavor.

Chronicles of Kai - Osaka Grandma

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

We were fortunate in that Kai’s Osaka Grandma came to visit us for a few weeks, time in which she and Kai bonded and became partners in crime, running the streets of Queens and causing overall mayhem wherever they go …

Okay, that last part I may have exaggerated a bit, heheheheh, but it’s not an […]

Chronicles of Kai - The Boy With The Thomas The Tank Engine Tattoos

Saturday, July 17th, 2010

One day at school they had an official Wacky Wednesday wherein everyone got to wear wacky things and crazy makeup … so Kai got to put on temporary Thomas the Tank Engine Tattoos …

Temporary tattoos, I’ll remind you. Temporary. But still …

He was blissed out, man … he wouldn’t let us wash ‘em off […]

Chronicles of Kai - Go Speed Racer!

Sunday, July 11th, 2010

For those who wish to know … Kai won that race.

Chronicles of Kai - Independence Day!

Monday, July 5th, 2010