Going to the Club

In college I did my fair share of partying, clubbing and bar hopping.  Now that I am a mom of twins, the club I go to is a health club.  … [Read more...]

Elimination Communication: Is It Possible to Potty-Train Infant Twins?

Perhaps you’ve heard of the potty-training method called “elimination communication” or infant potty training. This technique has been used in parts … [Read more...]

Sleeping Beauties

The solution was so simple yet I never saw it. At the time, the sleep depravation was definitely clouding my thought process. When I first brought … [Read more...]

Strong Women= No Epidural (#4)

Strong women have babies the natural way-- without an epidural. As I lay on that cold, hard table with my legs spread uncomfortably apart and cold … [Read more...]

Embracing Pleasure

When you die God and the angels will holdyou accountable for all the pleasures you were allowed in this life that you denied yourself. … [Read more...]

My Life as a Celebrity Assistant***

I always wondered what it would be like to be a celebrity. I imagined it would be wonderful and glamorous. I never really thought about the downside. … [Read more...]

Selecting the Perfect Name

When I received my “writer approval email” from Mommies Magazine, I was so excited. I immediately had visions of myself sitting at my computer, typing … [Read more...]

Birthday Parties for Toddler and Preschooler Twins

Parents of twins and multiples often have a difficult journey to parenthood. They may have gone through several years of fertility treatments and/or … [Read more...]

A New Type of Twins Is Discovered: Semi-Identical Twins

The Journal of Human Genetics recently reported on a rare type of twins, who have been dubbed “semi-identical twins.” In this case, a single egg was … [Read more...]


At three a.m. when my water broke, I was caught by surprise(who isn't). After I realized that I didn't wet the bed, I woke my boyfriend who found it … [Read more...]