GRAMMA’S BOOK OF THE MONTH CLUB – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on July 13, 2018. Filed under: Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: Book of the Month Club, books, grandparent gifts, once a month, reading, reading to twins | It isn’t unusual nowadays for our children to move to a variety of places all over the world for work, schooling, job, army posting, excitement and a bundle of other reasons. It can be a challenge therefore to get to see any of the grandkids with regularity due…

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DON’T TREAT MULTIPLES ALIKE | Lynda discusses multiple birth – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on July 10, 2018. Filed under: Making a Difference, Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: individuals, quadruplets are individuals too, raising individuals, triplets are individuals too, twins are individuals too | Here is an interesting post from a parent of twins whose daughters do not look alike and each has her own distinct personality.  If you have been reading my Blog for any length of time, you will know that I couldn’t agree more…

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SUPPORTING SURVIVING CO-MULTIPLES *Warning: Some readers may find this article difficult to read. – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on July 2, 2018. Filed under: Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins | Tags: dressing triplets alike, dressing twins alike, keeping individuality in multiples, multiples are individuals too, surviving co-multiples, surviving triplet, surviving twin | I have been supporting and writing resources for bereaved parents, grandparents and surviving multiples for over 32 years and a few thoughts come to mind for the latter, i.e. surviving co-multiples (SC). SC, even when they lose their co-multiple in utero, at…

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STROLLERS: SINGLE AND DOUBLE | Lynda discusses multiple birth – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on June 27, 2018. Filed under: Clothing & Equipment for Twins and Triplets, Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: independence, multiples, one-on-one time, single strollers, strollers, triplet strollers, twin strollers | In addition to our double stroller, we also had a single stroller per child.  This allowed both of us to simultaneously take the babies out and not have to deal with the adulation, attention and commotion the double stroller automatically attracted.  It took…

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BONDING WITH BABIES IN THE NICU – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on June 25, 2018. Filed under: Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: bonding with babies in the NICU, Kangaroo care, NICU, skin to skin, time in the NICU | Sometimes multiple-birth babies need to spend time in the NICU.  Their stay may last a couple of days, to weeks and if they are very premature (before 38 weeks), even months.  Many parents worry about being able to bond with their babies.  It is still…

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BREASTFEEDING RANT…. | Lynda discusses multiple birth – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on June 20, 2018. Filed under: Breastfeeding multiplies, Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, simultaneous breast feeding, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: blocked ducts, breastfeeding, due diligence, mastitis, nipple shields, slacker boob | I am surprised, shocked and annoyed at how many Moms write into a BF blog I am on declaring “I want to be as prepared as possible for BF 2.” This sentiment is great, but when your babies are due The Next Day or Within The…

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On Fatherhood…… | Lynda discusses multiple birth – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on June 17, 2018. Filed under: Multiple Birth, Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: fatherhood, Forgiveness, Hayden Carruth, Loving your child, Loving your children, on becoming a father, Testament | How becoming a father taught me how to be a son In that empty operating room, I came to understand that nothing in my daughter’s life would impact her more than the quality of my love Published June 17, 2018, The Globe and Mail Mark Sakamoto…

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MULTIPLES IN SCHOOL: SAME OR SEPARATE CLASSROOMS? – Parenting Twins Article

Posted on June 15, 2018. Filed under: Quadruplets, quintuplets, raising multiples, Triplets, Twins, Uncategorized | Tags: multiples in school, school placement for multiples, school placement for twins, separate classrooms for triplets, Separate classrooms for twins, twins in school | I have written an article on the pros and cons of placing multiples in the same classroom.  If you are looking for more information, please check it out on my Web Site at https://jumelle.ca/2018/06/14/multiples-in-school-2/ It is not an easy question to answer…

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TANDEM BREASTFEEDING TWO BABIES BY YOURSELF – Parenting Twins Article

  If you are alone and wondering how to arrange and BF two babies by yourself, this youtube video walks you through getting started and on and off, all by yourself! Remember that it all takes practice. How To Tandem Breastfeed Twins https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=_wPsO8o9G4s This is only a snippet of a Twins Parents Article written by Lynda Haddon Read Full Parenting Article

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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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