Browsing Tag: twins

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A Happy Birthday Ode to the Twins

A happy birthday poem for my beautiful, smart and funny little girls as they turn 3… When they said it was twins my heart skipped a beat 4 under 4; how would I manage that feat? Our little family to double… Oh Lord!  We were in trouble!! But, manage we did and now here we […]

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 […]

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 […]

Potty Training Twins – Day One

Last night as I lay down to go to sleep I was feeling more than a little trepidation at the thought of potty training twins.  My previous two potty training experiences were very different.  The first time was a total nightmare Click Here to read about that shambles! and the second time was a total dream.  He […]

Potty Training Twins

Its time – the time I have been dreading since they were born.  I have to potty train these twins.  Potty training has never really been my strong suit.  It certainly has not been a part of parenting that I have enjoyed.  I wonder though does anyone enjoy having pee and excrement everywhere for a […]

Managing Twins Squabbling

How one twin mummy handles squabbling twins

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Lament of a Double Buggy User

An open letter from a Double Buggy User To my fellow humans I confess I am a double buggy user and this is an open letter to you all to apologise for the amount of space it takes up.  This is the lament of a double buggy user and a plea to you, my fellow […]

Little girls don’t climb and other myths…

Little girls don’t climb – this is what I was repeatedly told and indeed promised before I had a girl.  Girls are easier they said; they just sit next to you and colour…. Lies all Lies!!!!  Clearly this is a nature versus nurture thing as my girls never stop climbing, opening cupboards, emptying drawers, climbing […]

Having Twins

Having twins is a lot like being stuck in Groundhog Day. Don’t get me wrong I love having twins and there is something very special about watching their relationship grow and blossom and see how different and yet alike they are, but having twins also doubles the work, doubles the nappies, doubles the crying and […]