Alexander Howell

Please welcome to this world Alexander, born 24.Oct.2007 at 14:35 at the Hospital U Apolinaře, Prague 2 Czech Republic. Weight 3.7kg, 51cm. Click here (or any image) to see slide show.

Thanks especially to all you who have provided the wonderful presents which have turned out home into a big play pen! (sorry my digitial foto card doesn't have enough space for all the cool gifts! :-)


Jana calm before the storm

5 minutes old

10 minutes

15 minutes... Happy father landed from Malaysia 5 hours earllier...

Prvni pusinka!

Jana happy it is over!

Who's this? I want my daddy!

Day 2. Sun still rises.

U Apolinaře

Wetting the baby's head

...while Jana enjoys a few days in the ward reserved for especially cute babies!

Who's adorable?

Lenka and Gordon come to take Alex home

Alex was number 177. Will be his racing number...

Dotor Kratochvil was the hero of the day

Taking Alex to his new home

first time in auto! (Car seat & outfit supplied by Lucka & Stefan)

Already camera shy

First time in pram!

Alex in postylka

Alex gets lots of presents! His first present was the batik Hroch (hippo) I brought him from Malaysia!

Outfit by American grandparents; Monkey from Nancy and Peter, Bear from Don & Verna

Singing Kookaburra from Heather and Eric; Big Bear from Claire; black cat from uncle Jeff

Dancing sunflower from Gordon imported from San Marino!

Our little angel

Alex visits the office. He didn't handle many enquiries...

Alex got a cool picture frame from Colin & Sandra

You call these toys!? (but thanks Hanka & Tomas!)

The new essential computing accessory

Alex sleeps all night. Bless him!

Yes its true, since Alex joined us I get MORE sleep than I used to!

At 2 months Alex is already as large as babies twice his age... (Clothes by Jim & Inez)

Admired by one... Stylish Norwegian socks from Ruar

...and all

Alex and mom...

Alex's first Christmas! Santas little helper uniform courtesy of American Donna

Our best present!

He got all the cool Xmas pressies! Including stylish orange coat from David.

First sparkler drew Alex's rapt attention (as well as Blanka's!)

Alex's first night out of Prague New Year's eve at exquisite Chateau Mcely (thanks Jim & Inez). He even danced with us & slept through entire evening, including fireworks!
Happy 2008 to All!