life with growing twins

Way Back When-esday – How'd This Happen? – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: August 2019Twins’ Age: Not Quite 18And here we are…nearing the end of the first semester of their senior year. THEIR SENIOR YEAR.The gallery on the kitchen sill, once a window-wide display for pinch pots and Play-Doh sculptures, now hosts origami animals and these gloriously gorgeous twins’ senior pictures. Out of words. Full of love. This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by noreply@blogger.com (Cheryl Lage) Read Full Parenting Article

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Suddenly Seniors – Parenting Twins Article

Seems like just a few days ago He-Twin and She-Twin were donning their soft plush frog and monkey backpacks and heading off to preschool. Yesterday, they donned their packs for their first day of senior year. With kind accommodation for Mom’s tradition, and clear affection for each other, we took the prerequisite pictures. New in teen twindom this year, the dual drop-off drive in the morning, with no maternal chauffeur needed.And so they go, and grow—-making me and their Daddy…

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Twinfatuation: Way Back When-esday – Yankee Doodle Darlings – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: July 2003Twins’ Age: 1[Special thanks to She-Twin for suggesting today’s feature age.]Sheldon Cooper doesn’t have a monopoly on “Fun with Flags!”These pictures of our patriotic pair, pre-“pairing” for the Fourth, warm my heart this mid-week. Play along with Way Back When-esday—share some of your favorite memories of your twosome’s times past!  Celebrate safely, Friends—– Cheryl This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by noreply@blogger.com (Cheryl Lage) Read Full Parenting Article

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Way Back When-esday – All the World's a Stage – Parenting Twins Article

…and thankfully, the landing by our stairs served as a frequent venue for our precious performers. Dateline: June 16 2005Twins’ Age: 3 [Many thanks to She-Twin for suggesting today’s age to feature]Tiny twins in tulle warm my heart this mid-week. Play along—share some of your favorite memories of your pair’s past presentations! Dive into those digital files and share a photo find on your blog, Insta, Pinterest and/or on the Twinfatuation Facebook Community Page…and encourage fellow moms to do the same.   This is only…

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Way Back When-esday – All the World's a Stage – Parenting Twins Article

…and thankfully, the landing by our stairs served as a frequent venue for our precious performers. Dateline: June 16 2005Twins’ Age: 3 [Many thanks to She-Twin for suggesting today’s age to feature]Tiny twins in tulle warm my heart this mid-week. Play along—share some of your favorite memories of your pair’s past presentations! Dive into those digital files and share a photo find on your blog, Insta, Pinterest and/or on the Twinfatuation Facebook Community Page…and encourage fellow moms to do the same.   This is only…

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Twinfatuation: Way Back When-esday – Outta This World – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: May 2013Twins’ Age: 11 Friendly’s used to be our “go-to” for dinners when the kids were toddlers and early-elementary aged. As they grew—and as our local Friendly’s went out of business—we discovered our new “happy place,” Galaxy Diner. Now, whenever Daddy’s “rockin’” with his band, or out of town on business, we make a trek to Galaxy for delicious diner food—with some of the best servers in RVA….who are now quite definitively, family friends. As of last night, we…

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Way Back When-esday – Siblings Steering – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: October 7, 2007Twins’ Age: 6Guiding their flying elephant with obvious care, our six-year-old sweeties teamed up at the Virginia State Fair.Now,  11 years later, both have valid driver’s licenses, and are skillful and cautious drivers.This morning, He-Twin drove himself to school solo for the first time.  Once She-Twin gets the paperwork her school requires for students park in the lot, she and her brother will alternate days using Daddy’s CRV.Time speeds on—–Maturing mobility warms my heart this mid-week.Play along—share…

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Twinfatuation: Way Back When-esday – So They ARE Twins… – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: December 2012 Twins’ Age: 11 [Many thanks to She-Twin and He-Twin for suggesting the age last week….] Nowadays, folks unfamiliar with our family register impressive levels of surprise upon learning our teens are twins. In nearly all instances, their resemblance to one another is negligible. Scouring through our images at age 11, this find seems to indicate (twindicate?) their near-simultaneous birth.  This serious-faced peek at our same-age siblings warms my heart this mid-week. Did you realize Twinfatuation was the…

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Twinfatuation: Way Back When-esday – Gone to the Goats – Parenting Twins Article

Dateline: August 22, 2012 Twins’ Age: 10 Love this peek back at my pair enjoying an excursion with a beloved summer sitter. Can scarcely believe these sweet animal lovers will be turning SEVENTEEN in just a few short weeks.  Did you realize Twinfatuation was the originating host of Way Back When-esday? We’ve been looking back with love since 2007… so please join in, play along! Dive into those digital files and share a photo find on your blog, Insta, Pinterest…

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