• Baby prep,  General,  Parenthood

    Mama Magic 2016

    Last weekend (26 – 28 August) was Durban’s turn to host the Mama Magic Baby Expo. While we didn’t do the Barney show when we attended in 2015 (no baby yet), Jason did take Noah to the Barney show this…

  • Baby prep,  Parenthood

    Mama Magic!

    The Mama Magic Baby Expo was in Durban from 28 August until 30 August. Jason was really keen to go. I wasn’t so sure though…we had gone once, about 2 years ago, and it was just too much chaos, too…

  • Adoption,  Baby prep

    We’re approved!

    Yes, we are! We got the call on 31 July. And since then, there has been a flurry of excitement at home, as we get overrun (in the best possible way) with baby stuff!  While we have officially been approved,…

  • Adoption,  Baby prep

    Helping hands…

    We finally got around to completing our marriage assessment last Thursday…phew! What a relief! We were quite nervous about it, simply because we didn’t know what to expect. What type of questions will they ask us? If we answer just…

  • Adoption,  Baby prep

    Baby prep!

    “We’re having a baby!” “Awesome! Congratulations! When are you due? Do you know if it’s a boy or a girl yet?” “Um……..” So, we haven’t had any actual conversations like this. But, it is pretty accurate when it comes to…