"Gents we should normalise this": Mzansi reacts to man's daddy shower

"Gents we should normalise this": Mzansi reacts to man's daddy shower

- Pictures of a father-to-be and his friends celebrating a baby shower have been shared online

- In the pics, the groups of friends can be seen having a ball with balloon bellies and gift exchanges

- Twitter users found the post simply hilarious, many of them taking to the comment section with their thoughts

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"Daddy showers" are becoming increasingly popular as the once womens-only affair is turning into an occasion that both men and women love to celebrate. An expecting dad and his friends recently had a blast at his daddy shower.

Taking to his Twitter page, popular app user, @AdvoBarryRoux shared pictures of the gents having some fun while at the shower and captioned the post "Banna" to describe his surprise at seeing men have a baby shower. In the pictures, the funny guys went as far as to putting balloons under their shirts to signify the expected unborn baby.

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Twitterzens were soon blowing up the post with their thoughts. While many ladies and gents called on the celebration to be normalised, other women criticised the guys for faking their bellies. Read a few of their comments below.

@KingKuvuki said:

"Deadbeats won't admit what an awesome tradition this could be coz they're never around long enough for the birth of their offspring."

@LEEGAH4 said:

"Gents we should normalise this. It great."

@_Hlubiii said:

"This is beautiful. I really wish more men could experience their own nappy braais and support their friends with nappy braais."

@MondeTSibisi said:

"This is good, a bunch of guys promoting responsible fatherhood."
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SA wants to normalise baby showers for men. Source: AdvoBarryRoux/Twitter
Source: Twitter

In other heartwarming Briefly.co.za news, Janke Eagar took to Facebook to shower praise on Queen Maria, a 90-year-old gogo who had worked for her family since she was 19. She helped raise three generations and has become a member of the family, now retired she often stops by to visit. Janke shared the amazing post in the #ImStaying group on Facebook:

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"Our Queen Maria still going strong at 90! Been with our family since she’s been 19 years old & our rock! She’s raised 3 generations and happily retired now but always pops in for a surprise visit. #ImStaying"

Here are some reactions from Facebook users to the post which has clocked up over 13 000 likes and hundreds of comments. Daveandesmay Pretorius said:

"Love your story.. Bravo Gugu I'm sure the family look after you very well."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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