Ah, baby registries. The #1 way I spent my spare time in the early days of pregnancy. Forever daydreaming of all those beautiful "pinterest-worthy" baby products that would make my entrance into motherhood thebeautiful adventure it was supposed to be. https://media.giphy.com/media/f4cH0FXbUmogg/giphy.gif Cut to 10 months later when you're in survival mode buried under an ever … Continue reading My Twin Baby Registry “Do’s and Don’ts”
Let me preface this whole thing by saying: this is not something I take pride in and I don't know why I'm writing this. I was born in 1991, putting me right in the middle of Millennial territory and because of that I have a need to be entertained at all moments of my existence. … Continue reading My New Mom “Must Binge” List(s)
As a twin mom (and I'm sure other moms of multiples can attest to this) I get asked a LOT of questions. I get asked questions by friends, family and complete strangers every single place I go. It took a minute to get used to the fact that not only would every trip I make … Continue reading “Yes, they’re twins” and other FAQs
I started out the month with the great/horrible idea that I would keep all of our receipts and calculate what it costs to formula feed 10 month old twins for one month. Did I do this because I wanted to cause myself an anxiety attack? Well that might not have been the goal but my … Continue reading Formula Feeding Twins: A story about lighting our bank account on fire
Introducing Derek, my delightful husband, who will pop in every once in a while to guest post! I don't think I can honestly give an accurate representation of what parenthood is like if I leave out half of the parent equation! I also believe that as much as there is a healthy online community for … Continue reading Ok, so, now what?
This week hasn't been the best. And by this week I mostly mean since about 4 months ago until now, hasn't been the best - at least sleep wise. We haven't gotten a full night's sleep in a WHILE and let me tell you, it is taxing. To be firing on fumes everyday is rough … Continue reading How To: Avoid The “Mombie”
I don't think I knew I would ever write that, because a lot of days I honestly don't feel that way. I'm very quick to be hard on myself but that's a personal issue that I'll deal with later, probably. The day we found out I was pregnant, my world shifted. Then we found out … Continue reading Twins Made Me Better