momo twins

Monoamniotic Twins: Mya and Lyla’s Story – Parenting Twins Article

     We found out we were expecting early June. I scheduled a doctor’s appointment for the next week hoping to find out how far along I was, that is not all we found out! While getting my first ultrasound the woman played the baby’s heartbeat, she kept staring at the screen not saying any words so I asked if that is indeed the heartbeat. She told me yes it is…and here is the other one. I began laughing while…

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Triplets with a Momo Pair – Parenting Twins Article

In November 2012 my husband and I decided to try for our second baby. Our daughter McKenna was almost 4 and really wanted a baby brother or sister. She prayed everyday to God to put a baby in my belly. In march 2013 her prayers were answered. We received our positive pregnancy test. I was 4 weeks pregnant and immediately started my prenatal care. McKenna was overjoyed and started praying daily for twin girls. She named the babies she prayed…

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Quadruplets with a Momo Pair – Parenting Twins Article

**The following entries are taken with permission from www.4tunate.net.  Please visit that blog for updates on the family as well as frugal living, faith journey, family-friendly foods, and finding joy in the every day!*** On February 2, 2007, we became parents to quadruplet boys: Henry, Brooks, Clark, and Isaac. Originally, this blog started as a way to keep family and friends on board with updates and prayer requests during our extreme high-risk pregnancy. Since then, it has… This is only…

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Monoamniotic Twins: Miracles in the UK – Parenting Twins Article

There I lay with a 6 month beautiful bundle of joy and my husband said “I would like another” I smile and say, “in another 5 years”, he looks back “I think I will be too old in 5 years. I want to see my children grow up. Look how close Riley and Tia are.” (Grandchildren of a friend that are 15 months between each other) I look at him and say “yes, that would be lovely, they would be…

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Monoamniotic Twins: My Momo Miracles – Parenting Twins Article

I had never thought I was going to be a mother.  I’d been diagnosed with polycystic kidney disease when I was twenty-one.  Due to the kidney disease I had high blood pressure, and I also have chronic migraines.  I had been told by every doctor for ten years that I should not have children.  Not that I couldn’t have children but that I shouldn’t have them.  I told myself that I didn’t want children so as to not have to…

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Monoamniotic Twins: There’s more than one! – Parenting Twins Article

Simon and I were very excited about our first baby scan at 11 weeks.  We couldn’t wait to see our little one for the first time. Just before the scan started Simon told the OB that my sister has triplets so it would be interesting to see if we were having twins (or more!). I confidently told the OB that we were just having one baby thank you very much! As soon as the scan started Simon and I could…

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The Overstreet Twins ~ It was Meant to Be! – Parenting Twins Article

August 2007 My husband and I were shocked to find out I was pregnant in August 2007. We had a 3 year old son and an 18 month old daughter and we didn’t plan on having any more children. I had some issues with birth control after having my daughter and actually had an appointment to have an IUD placed at the end of August. Imagine our surprise to be pregnant. After the initial shock wore off we were both…

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