twins

Stacey - posted on 11/16/2010 ( 8 moms have responded )

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I am the mom of a 19 month old girl and am pregnant again. We just found out that we are having twins! Any advice out there from moms of twins? I was really hoping to breastfeed with the new baby, but am not sure how successful I will be with breastfeeding twins! Any advice would be welcome (like if 2 of everything is really necessary)

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Katrina - posted on 12/02/2010

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congratz i am 21 weeks pregnat with twin girls i also have 6 other kids ageing from 2 years to 13 years the olny thing i have brought so far is a double pram i am plaining on putting the in the same cot for a while just to save some room in my house as i dont have much space lol i am also going to try and breastfeed and i was so scared when i found out there was 2 but now i cant wait till there here all the felling you have will be very normal so dont worry to much and remember to eat well and get planty of rest

Jessica - posted on 12/01/2010

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ok i have alittle diff story. my boys are 16 months apart but my oldest is special needs. my youngest is starting to pass my oldest in almost every thing. that being said i feel like i have twins. I have two cribs, car seats, high chairs, and a double stroller(life save for me). We also have two diaper box. ( many so my two year old no what is his.) Most other thing can be shared. ps congrats I would love to have twins.

Amanda - posted on 12/01/2010

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Congratulations to all of the mommies pregnant with twins. It must be so exciting yet scary! Sorry, I can't offer anymore! :) I have a 14 month old son and am newly pregnant myself.

Ledi - posted on 12/01/2010

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hi, am also pregnant with twins and have a 19month old. i have your worries and questions too and have moments when am terrified of the time i have them. its nice to know am not alone in this and wish us all well

Kaitlynrose - posted on 11/24/2010

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hi i have a daughter who is 2 years old and i am also pregnant with twins. i just wanted to let you know that you are not alone and i am in the same boat. if you ever want to talk just message me. its nice to talk to other moms. congrats!

Michelle - posted on 11/17/2010

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my cousin's wife pumps for her twins...as far as two of everything...My friend is a twin and she said that her parents kept them in the same crib for the first 9 months then she got the crib and her brother got the pack and play. They make such nice travel cribs any more that if space is an issue, I say the only thing that you have to have doubled is the car seat. Best of luck.

Nicole - posted on 11/17/2010

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although i have no advice, i do have best wishes and big congratulations on the surprise expansion to your family!

Aicha - posted on 11/17/2010

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you should call your local leche league and ask to talk to a mother who has breastfeed twins

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