Category: Personal

Welcome, Esther!

Ladies and Gentlemen: welcome Esther Peng Medeiros

Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome Esther Peng Medeiros! Born on February 20th at 17:38h with 3.05kgs and 50 cm at Johanniter-Krankenhaus Hospital in Bonn, Germany: that’s two kids in two different continents. Both baby and mother are fine, although we went through a rough start: Esther contracted an infection right after birth and had to stay for 10 days in an Intensive Care Unit. Praise the Lord she is fine now and safe with us at home […]

Merry Christmas!

Fabiane, Itamar and Caleb wish you a Merry Christmas, and a Happy New Year!

Ladies and Gentleman: welcome Caleb Peng Medeiros

As you’ve probably noticed, there hasn’t been much updates to this blog in the last two weeks, since I’ve been pre-occupied with having a baby: his name is Caleb Peng Medeiros, was born on October 20th, 2011, weighting 2.5 Kilos (approximately 5.5 pounds) […]

Self-portrait: SAIDA

Self-Portrait: Saída

Both Chinese (Cantonese) and Portuguese are Macau’s official languages. Other languages such as Mandarin, English and Hokkien are also spoken by some local communities. The Macanese language, a distinctive creole generally known as Patuá, is still spoken by several dozen Macanese […]

Self-portrait: ROSETTA

Self-Portrait: Rosetta

The Rosetta Stone is an Ancient Egyptian granodiorite stele inscribed with a decree issued at Memphis, Egypt in 196 BC on behalf of King Ptolemy V. The decree appears in three scripts: the upper text is Ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, the middle portion demotic script, and the lowest Ancient Greek. Because it presents essentially the same text in all three scripts (with some minor differences between them), it provided the key to the modern understanding of Egyptian hieroglyphs […]