November is the month that we celebrated the birth of our son, Ashton, as announced by Kate earlier in this post.  I am glad that we have a boy now to balance the gender inequality within our family (just kidding!). A girl () preceding a boy () forms the Chinese character ““, which symbolises good fortune. We are grateful for everything we are experiencing right now and are  looking forward to a bright future with lots of fun adventures with our two little ones.

Three years ago when we were preparing for Ally’s arrival, we had purchased quite a bit of baby related stuff. This was also partially because as first time parents, we didn’t quite know what to expect and tried to be as “prepared” as possible. With the prior experience, we had a better idea of what we do or do not require and tried to plan our preparation for