10 Reasons Why Prematurity Awareness Month Matters

November is Prematurity Awareness Month, and Tuesday, November 17 is World Prematurity Day, THE DAY, to really focus on awareness. We all know when it’s breast cancer awareness month, as one can practically suffocate with pink, and everyone is all too familiar with ALS via the fun ice-bucket challenge. Sadly, the fact that nearly all … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

Teach your kids emotional intelligence

I’m excited to welcome Emma Lawson and her inspirational guest post. When you become a parent, your whole world changes and you realize there is nothing more important than happiness and wellbeing of your children. You can spend less money and time on yourself if that means they will have more, and you do whatever … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

When does Life Get Easier with Twins?

For the first 1 ½ years, I kept wondering when it would get easier with my twins. Actually, I think all moms, and dads, but especially first time parents are surprised with just how sleep-deprived they become, attention-demanding a newborn is, and are surprised at the extent of suddenly evaporated free time. How daunting the … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

How to Shop with Twins +1

Have you ever chosen to shop at a certain store only because they have certain carts that accommodate your children and not because that store has the best prices or even all the items you need? If you have twins, I know you have answered yes! This post contains some affiliate links. I love going … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

15 Natural Remedies for Ovarian Cysts

Have you had, or currently have, issues with ovarian cysts? Problems from ovarian cysts can be very serious from infections to experiencing difficulties becoming pregnant to living life in a lot of pain regularly. I’ve posted about this before, but the responses and questions from women dealing with ovarian cysts keep coming up so I … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

My Favorite Tip for Helping Manage Outings with Twins

This tip/trick is something that EVERY PERSON, with or without kids should think about: How often have you wasted time looking for your keys? Ever locked your keys in the car? Have you spent time wrestling the keys away from your child? Have you found yourself yelling at a loved one in desperation of finding … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

Falling Back into TwinZone Tuesdays

Fall brings about all my favorite things: cooler weather, pumpkin lattes, memorable family holidays, colorful trees, piles of leaves to crunch on walks and so much more. I’m also falling back into TwinZone Tuesdays. Eight months ago, I started TwinZone Tuesdays: Take One for Two. This Tuesday dedication was an attempt to catch up with … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

Puddle Jumpers vs Life Vests when Boating

With Labor Day approaching many will be soaking up final summer days poolside or lakeside. So I’m excited to have one of our readers guest post today about her experience in boating and being poolside with twins. Several months ago, I wrote a post “Swimming Safely with Twins and Multiples.” From this post, I had … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

Choosing a Baby/Toddler Stroller

However you call it: stroller, buggy, carriage, pushchair, baby buggy, pram, or perambulator, your choice of stroller purchase has a direct impact on your child’s language and brain development. Choosing a stroller that allows your child face you, referred to as toward-facing or face-to-face, is most beneficial. In the UK, there has been such a … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare

Have You Had “THE MOMENT?”

I think for every parent who has twins and multiples, there is one specific moment that is the biggest most overwhelming, unexplainable moment and can only be described as “THE MOMENT.” It is the time, minute, second, day you found out you were having twins (multiples). Whether the process was suspected maybe due to In … Read more

Sharing is Caring!
FacebookTwitterPinterestEmailWhatsAppShare
WiseMommies