Double the babies = double the "stuff"? Right?!? Getting out the door with everything your twins need on the go may seem like a monumental task. It's hard enough to handle two babies and a giant double stroller, but lugging a diaper bag that weighs more than all of them combined can cause some serious back pain. How do you pack a diaper bag with essentials, without overloading yourself or geting caught unprepared? Here's a checklist of must-have items for your diaper bag.
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Amaris and Amari are the Twins of the Week! These identical twin sisters were a year old in this picture. Click to learn more about them.
Hopefully your twins will always be healthy. But more than likely, they'll make plenty of trips to visit the doctor. Whether for routine checkups, vaccinations, or common childhood illnesses, you'll spend twice as much time in the doctor's office.
If you are an experienced parent, you may already have an affiliation with a doctor or pediatrician. If you're a new parent, you may wonder how to find a caregiver that specializes in babies and children. Either way, consider these tips to ensure that you find the best medical care for your multiples: How to Choose a Pediatrician for Twins
As anxious as you are to dump the double dose of daily diapers, the process of potty training twins or multiples can be a daunting prospect. Start too early, and you face setbacks, frustration, and messy mishaps. When did you start potty training? Take this week's Parent's Poll to share your experience. You can choose more than one answer, so if your twins trained at different times, please select the answers that best reflect your situation.