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The prize that just kept giving! – KEEPINGABREASTWITHTHETWINS – Parenting Twins Article

So some of you may remember I mentioned that I won a Mothers Day Breast Cancer Care competition on Instagram. Well last weekend Mother and I took a trip to London to indulge and enjoy our prize! Just a quick reminder for those that completely missed me bombarding your feed with the details. I won a luxury night for two with bed and breakfast at the London Marriott Park Lane and £500 to spend in Folli Follie on Regent Street.…

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Keep Lice Away This Summer! – Double Duty Twins (Plus One!) – Parenting Twins Article

With the school year winding down for some kids and already over for others, this may seem like an odd time for me to be writing a post about head lice. But unlike schoolchildren, head lice don’t take the summer off. And without all the back-to-school warnings and media coverage that August and September bring, many parents are probably letting their guard down when it comes to lice. But I’m not. While it’s true that head lice is more prevalent during…

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The Bartran Boys and Me: Five Months Old – Parenting Twins Article

Silas and Ezra Five Month Update Silas Reid 16 lbs., 3 oz. Ezra Jack 15 lbs., 7 oz. Both currently wear 6-9 month clothes. Mutual Likes: Trying to eat their feet, chewing on anything/everything, playing with AsherMutual Dislikes: Being in their carseats, taking medicine (especially their new inhalers) Milestones Both boys are now rolling from belly to back regularly. They are busy boys and love playing with toys, shaking rattles, and chewing on everything they can get their hands on.…

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Identical Twins – Myths BUSTED – Parenting Twins Article

When we found out we were expecting identical twins, I had visions of little darlings skipping off holding hands, cuddling, kissing wearing matching clothes looking exactly the same. The reality is somewhat different; we still have the holding hands, kissing and cuddling but we also have brutal brawls, endless bickering, tears, tantrums and some serious attitude. Welcome to the real life of identical twins. Social media reinforces this stereotypes that identical twins have this magical inseparable bond with magical superhuman powers…

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Overcoming Writer’s Block – Single Dads are Cool – Single Dad, Parents Article

For almost two months I have been struggling with writing anything. I have many topics to choose from but when I sit down to write, I stare at the page. I type a few sentences and the lose all interest and can’t seem to focus so I give up and go do something else. What has happened to me? I started off with a bang. The blog was an exciting new venture and another plus, great therapy. But now I…

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Larger Than Life – Parenting Twins Article

Baby A came home a few weeks ago with a paper to let us know that her art teacher had selected a piece of her artwork to display at a pop-up gallery at a local ad agency.  The teacher could only select four pieces from the entire school…and our A was among them!  What a great honor! Baby A was super excited, counting down the days until the “gallery opening” and reception.  (Baby B was tolerant of A’s excitement…but she…

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Diabolical Rantings of a Single Dad: Trump Fires Comey (Spoiler Alert: Democrats Are Outraged) – Single Dad, Parents Article

I sat down at my computer with the intention of writing about the firing of FBI Director, James Comey. But as I toyed around with angles to take on the topic, I realized that anything I could say had most likely already been said. Unless you have been off the grid or in a coma for the last year or so, I’m sure you know the story of Comey’s involvement in the investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private email server, as…

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Today is the Day! – My Twins Are Cuter – Parenting Twins Article

Today is the day I dreamed of when I started this business. This is the one place I wanted to be, the one place I saw this brand, the one place everyone eventually goes when they find out they’re pregnant. Today is the day we launch on Babies R Us! This is truly an amazing day for us. This whole adventure was a year in the making and well worth the trip. We have great things…

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Choosing clothes after losing weight – Single Mum, Parents Article

Last year I lost 3 stone in weight (42lbs).  It took me the whole year to lose it by following a simple ‘easy less and move more’ approach and I plan to lose another 3 stone, which would make a whopping 84lb loss altogether. One of the unexpected pleasures from losing weight has been shopping for clothes. When I was at my biggest I was a size 22, pushing a 24 if I’m honest, and having to choose clothes was…

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A Foster Boy with a Very Bright Future – Foster Parents Article

Want to improve a child’s future? To learn about case management career opportunities with SaintA, go to our Case Manager Job Listing. To become a foster parent, visit GrowHope.net. As a licensing specialist with several years of child welfare experience, Lisette Whittaker knows how important the present day is to the future of a child. That’s one reason she is so impressed by foster parents Zandra Webster and Barbara Collier. She feels the Webster/Collier family exemplifies one of the 5…

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