If you are reading this, you are a new mom of twins or expecting them sometime VERY soon! So first, take a deep breath and know that you are an amazing human being! Carrying around twins for months is NOT an easy task and it takes a lot out of you! Physically your body is being pushed to its limits, your emotions are most like out of control and your mentally exhausted from overthinking every little thing you might need in preparation or have brought them home and are now like what am even doing, I have TWO babies!!!! There is so much going on in those first few weeks and months of bringing your babies home. Which is why I created this list of things that helped me and things I wish had done differently during those first few months of twin mommying!Read More
I have been wanting to write about my twin pregnancy experience for a while now. I felt the one year anniversary of going inpatient was the perfect time.
When we were told we were having twins I was shocked. Like if I wasn’t laying on the table i would have passed out on the floor kind of shocked. I was 12 weeks pregnant and had already had numerous sonograms where it truly looked like only ONE baby. So I have to admit I was in denial for a good week that there was no way I had two growing babies inside of me.
We had to wait about 2 weeks to go to a place for a high definition sonogram so they could find out more about what type of twins we were having, which I didn’t think much of, I figured it would be a boy and girl. I didn’t know too much about twins except there were fraternal and identical twins.
What I expected to be a normal 10 minute sonogram ended up being over an hour long.Read More