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To Buy Two?


Double babies means double stuff, right? Not necessarily. Doubling up can lead to a lot of wasted expense for parents. Sometimes you can make do with one, with creative sharing or scheduling. But there are some items that are must-have's in pairs.   

Twin Stuff: When to Double Up
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Going One-On-One

Suggestions for parents of multiples who are striving to spend more time with their individual twins, triplets or other multiples.

Breastfeeding Guilt for Mothers of Multiples

Mothers of multiples may experience feelings of guilt about not breastfeeding thier twins or mulitples.

How To Make Bubble Solution

Make a homemade bubble solution for blowing bubbles with twins/multiples.

Make Time for Play

Excerpt from Khanh-Van Le-Bucklin's book, Twins 101, gives advice to parents of twins on how to get their make time for play with twins.

How To Determine if Your Twins are Fraternal or Identical

These strategies for determining twin type will help parents of twins and multiples determine whether their twins or multiples are identical or fraternal.

Can Twins Have Different Birthdays?

Twins are generally born on the same day but in some cases twins have different birthdays.

Help for Newborn Twins

What kind of help will you need when your twins are born? Examine some of the options for finding help with your newborn twins.

Teaching Twins Not to Share

Excerpt from Joan A. Friedman's book, Emotionally Healthy Twins detailing why twins shouldn't always have to share everything.

Twin Escalation Syndrome

Many families with multiples experience a behavioral phenomenon dubbed Twin Escalation Syndrome. Are your multiples afflicted? Though it's the children that exhibit the symptoms, it is the parents who suffer the effects. Take a humorous look at this "condition" and find out what families with multiples can do to reduce flare-ups.

Keep Your Twins Engaged in Learning This Summer

Keeping kids engaged in learning over the summer is important, especially for families with twins.

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