Category: Twins

What it is like to be pregnant with twins – Top 10 things to know about growing an octopus

What it is like to be pregnant with twins – Top 10 things to know about growing an octopus

This is what it was REALLY like being pregnant with twins. It’s not a cake walk!

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

Car Seat lingo – I have “three across,” and here are the car seats I use

I have three across, this is shorthand cool car seat lingo (for moms in the know). This means I have three kiddos in car seats all in one row. My biceps are buff from lifting one of my nuggets into the middle seat all the time.

7 Things I’ve Gained and 7 Things I’ve Lost Since Having Kids

7 Things I’ve Gained and 7 Things I’ve Lost Since Having Kids

Here’s what I have gained and lost since becoming a mother.

Finding time to get to know each of my kids

Finding time to get to know each of my kids

It’s important for me to spend quality solo time with each of my girls. The best way for me to do this is with solo weekend trips.

I travelled nearly 12 hours with 3 small children on a plane and no screens.  This is what happened.

I travelled nearly 12 hours with 3 small children on a plane and no screens. This is what happened.

Travelling with three toddler-aged children sounds incredibly scary, but I live to tell the tale. Here are my top tips for survival!

Baby gear I actually swear by

Baby gear I actually swear by

Whether you’re having multiples or one baby, here’s some of the baby gear I swear by.

The Twin Baby Gear I really used and could not live without

The Twin Baby Gear I really used and could not live without

I would love to say I’m truly a minimalist mama, but putting this list together made me realize I had a lot of stuff I really needed. Here is my list of tried and true twin baby gear I could not have lived without.

How are my identical twins different?  I’m just not sure how to answer this question.

How are my identical twins different? I’m just not sure how to answer this question.

People are fascinated by identical twins, and I get it. I am asked a lot of questions by well-meaning folks, but I just don’t know how to answer how they are different.

How I got body confidence, even after having twins and the tummy to prove it

How I got body confidence, even after having twins and the tummy to prove it

Having kids means I basically have a mirror put in front of my face just about every minute I am in their presence. This truly forces me to accept (and even love) my body… even with a post-twin pregnancy tummy.

What I did when my kids were not meeting their developmental milestones

What I did when my kids were not meeting their developmental milestones

When my twins were not hitting their developmental milestones, I knew I needed to reach out for help.

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