Category Family

Adoption in South Africa

Some background info We started the adoption process in February 2016. This involved several consultations and screenings with 2 private social workers. I’m not going into details about the process as there are plenty of online resources available. We were…

USA to South Africa

I loved this trip to the USA. It had been quite awhile since I’ve travelled on my own. I loved the freedom that comes with travelling, of not making plans, of going with the flow, meeting wonderful people, experiencing new…

Shanti

My gran, Shanti Ramchandra departed this life on 3 January 2011, at about 7am… It had been a long slow painful struggle to the end – though her mind was still sharp and her humour still in tact. Most of…

Family

_MG_8081.jpg Originally uploaded by Sheriss. Most of the family was in Pietermaritzburg two weekends ago. We had a memorial service for Jashwin at the Moosa road house on 15th August. A celebration of his life. It is hard to believe…

My uncle died this morning…

My uncle died this morning/midday, in his home, alone. I feel sad for his family, but I also feel happy that he is finally at peace and has escaped his cancer ravaged body. I was on this high for most…