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Amazing Story! Twins Born 24 Days Apart

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A set of Bostonian baby boys are living the dream of twins: Alexandre and Renaldo Antunes do not have to share a birthday. These two don't even have to share a season. Ronaldo, born March 26, waited 24 days to follow brother Alexandre into the world. Lindalva DaSilva went into labor at just 24 weeks,... read more

The Hand-Holding Twins Come Home!

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Photo: Twitter
You know them, you love them, and we're excited to share some follow-up news about them. Jillian and Jenna are home! For those who may not be avid readers of all baby-related news, Jillian and Jenna Thistlewaite are the twin baby girls who were photographed holding hands moments after their birth last month. Their story, and their photo,... read more

Scan This: Feeding Pillow for Two (WATCH!)

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Do you have twins on the way and the thought of feeding both babies at the same time seems a bit daunting? Fear no more! Our friend, Christopher at Buy Buy Baby recommends the My Brest Friend Twin Nursing Pillow to make feedings easy and comfortable with its spacious base and great back... read more

Twin Sisters Born 87 Days Apart — Can You Believe It?!

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In Ireland, medical history has happened! Maria Jones-Elliott and her husband, Chris Elliott, welcomed their twin daughters, Amy and Katie, 87 days apart. The Belfast Telegraph reported that Maria went into labor four months early on June 1st, 2012. She gave birth to her daughter, Amy, who weighed in at just 1 pound,... read more

A Mom Shares: Why I Chose to Have a C-Section

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Before I got pregnant, you could say I was pretty undereducated about the birth options. I just figured I’d have an epidural and have a baby. I didn’t even realize that my own mother had had two natural (drug-free) births before my youngest sister was born via C-section.  But once I saw that... read more

Mom Gives Birth to Two Sets of Identical Twins — On the Same Day!

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If you thought you were dreaming as you read the title of this article, you are not. I repeat: you're not! This. Is. Real. (And also really amazing!) A Texas woman gave birth to two sets of identical twin boys on Valentine's Day. That's right: a one-in-70-million chance came true. (I hope she... read more

What to Buy (and What to Skip!) When It Comes to Multiples

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It’s easy to get swept into a buying frenzy when you find out you’re pregnant with multiples.  The confirmation of pregnancy brings a unique and overwhelming sense of excitement mixed with panic for any woman. Add another baby to the mix and the emotions just intensify! While your first instinct might be to just swipe... read more

Cute Baby of the Day: Double (Dinner) Trouble

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Stop what you're doing and prepare to drool! These two little guys look so pleased with their dinner messes, don't they? Will, on the left, literally got caught with his hands in his mouth and Miles, on the right, thinks it's pretty funny. (We do too!) And they're double the trouble so that means, double... read more

Identical Twins Give Birth on the Same Day!

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Two of a kind is twice as nice! Twin sisters Aimee and Ashlee Nelson, both 19, have always been close. So it seems only fitting (and only out of this world amazing and ridiculous and fabulous!) that the identical twin sisters gave birth to their babies on the same day. No jokes, people, this is... read more

How to Make Reasonable New Year’s Resolutions as a New Parent

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It’s hardly shocking that some of the most common New Year’s Resolutions are also the most commonly broken. Personally, I’ve always treated my resolutions as projects to undertake.  So “exercising” meant adopting a specific regimen and losing X number of pounds, “eating healthy” meant learning certain recipes or incorporating a new ingredient, and “more crafts”... read more