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Tag: Twin Mum

Mum Life

My Attempt At Breastfeeding My Twins

When I was pregnant with the twins, I made the decision that I wouldn’t be breastfeeding them.  It was quite an easy decision to make to be honest.  I knew that bottle feeding would mean I could share the load with my husband, but more so (I’m sure I’ll get …
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How I Coped As A New Mum of Twins

Many people, especially new mums of singletons, have asked me how I coped as a new mum of twins.  I give the same quite honest answer to everyone.  I cried – a lot! Don’t get me wrong – my love for them was truly overwhelming.  So overwhelming, that at times …
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13 Things You Can Stop Saying To Parents Of Twins

When the twins were born, Dave and I were fully prepared with everything we needed.  Double of everything, basically. What we hadn’t expected, and were not prepared for, was the barrage of comments we’d get from the public. From the rude, to the intrusive, to the downright way too personal …
Health & Wellness

Discovering I have Diastasis Recti

Three years past the birth of my twins, I finally worked out why I look like I do. I realised I have diastasis recti. But what is diastasis recti, and how does it affect you? I’m obviously not a medical professional, so this post is purely my own experience. There’ll …
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4 Woes of Pregnancy To Motherhood

From the moment you find out you’re pregnant you’re so happy, you get so excited, you start making plans… But here’s what I didn’t plan for – things like my ravaged bladder!  So here are my four not wonderful things from pregnancy to motherhood. Yes, the ugly and down right cruel …