What I Wish I Knew About Being a Mom to Twins Before I Became One

I had a few minutes to leaf through my journal and read back through some of my reflections over the last year.  It truly is amazing, not only to see your babies grow right before your eyes, but just as astonishing is to see how much you've grown as a mother and a person. When … Continue reading What I Wish I Knew About Being a Mom to Twins Before I Became One

Fighting Through our First Seasonal Colds

Winter is coming and I can't complain because the girls are 9 months old and this is the first time they've gotten sick.  And by sick, I mean the common seasonal cold.  A few days ago, the girls woke up with stuffy noises and sounded like little Peppa the Pigs when they would breathe in. … Continue reading Fighting Through our First Seasonal Colds

Sleep Training

There is no denying that sleep training sucks, but in my opinion, it is a critical and necessary step to survive the first year with twins.  Let me explain, and rewind to the beginning. It took three months, but I had eventually figured out a system to feed two babies on my own, burp them … Continue reading Sleep Training

What the End of Daylight Savings Really Means for Moms

Nothing!  It means nothing at all for Mom's because we don't get the extra hour to sleep in.  Our babies internal clock is still going to go off at the same time but instead of that time being 7:30am, the clock will officially say 6:30am and that is, well, painful! I know that I am … Continue reading What the End of Daylight Savings Really Means for Moms