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twin toddlers

Surviving Twin Toddlers

Surviving Twin Toddlers… Having twins is a blessing they say and they are right!  It is an amazing journey being mother to twins and watching the dynamics of their unique relationship is nothing short of fascinating, but… Have you ever heard the phrase ‘one is none; two is twenty’ well never was that more true […]

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How to spot a twin mummy

Since having my twins and trying to negotiate the activities and life that I had with my singletons I have noticed that when you are a twin mummy there is a tendancy to flock together quite a bit with other twin mummies.  Maybe it is safety in numbers or just that it is like being […]

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Four Kids under Four – how this mummy coped

In 2014 my husband and I ummed and errrrrd for a few months before deciding that 3 was the magic number and that we would try for another baby. At this point we had two boys aged 17 months and 3 ½ yrs. They are just under two years apart so I had had two […]

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Raising Girls – things they should know

This year marked 100 years of suffrage and it got me thinking about the responsibilities that we have when raising girls.  Raising girls is a fairly new challenge for us as they are only toddlers, but there are certain things that I want to make sure as women they know and understand. Being Pretty is OK, but […]

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Potty Training Twins – Day Four

Woohoo! It’s day four of potty training twins and we have a result! One of the twins has only gone and cracked it. There were no accidents today, but more importantly, she initiated everything. I did not remind her and she nailed it. Tempting Fate  I hate to tempt fate, but I am going to […]

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Potty Training Twins – Day Three

Today was a tale of two halves in our navigation of potty training twins.  One of the girls had a real breakthrough I think.  She still had a couple of accidents, but these were largely whilst she was running to the potty so she is just leaving it a bit late.  She does seem to […]

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Potty Training Twins – Day Two

OMG!!! What a shambles…  The wheels well and truly came off today.  I had help all day so it should have been easier, but the twins seem to have entirely abandoned ship.  We went through so many pairs of knickers and it was so cold we had to keep on putting them on. The only […]

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10 things not to say to a twin mummy

When you are a twin mummy there are certain things that well meaning strangers say to you at least a hundred times a day.  Sometimes, especially when they are little its like being a z list celebrity.  People stare a lot and often point.  This happens most when they see me with all four littles.  […]

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