The first time you hear those words, "It's twins!" you know you're in for a very interesting pregnancy! You have all kinds of questions: How much weight should I be gaining? How do I tell if my twins are identical or fraternal? Will I be put on bed rest? This is the place to compare notes on twin pregnancy.
TTTS is a very serious condition that sometimes afflicts identical twins. If you've been diagnosed with TTTS, this is the place to go for support and information.
If you've been placed on bed rest and you're bored out of your mind, you'll forget your troubles when you talk to the other mothers in this group!
Do you have a topic relating to twins pregnancy that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|2||9||2 years 39 weeks ago |
Taking care of twin babies can be overwhelming. You need advice on sleep, breastfeeding, swaddling, diapers and so many other things! Find out how other parents are handling the stresses and joys of that first year.
Learning to breastfeed multiples can be a real challenge. This forum will help you master tandem nursing, the dual breast pump, and around-the-clock feeding strategies.
|1||19||4 years 26 weeks ago |
Can't get your little angels to sleep through the night or sleep at the same time? Talk to other parents about their strategies for getting a little shut-eye.
|1||6||2 years 52 weeks ago |
If one of both of your multiples has experienced developmental delays due to prematurity, TTTS, or other issues, this is the place to talk to other parents who are also raising disabled children.
Do you have a topic relating to twin babies that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|3||4||1 year 18 weeks ago |
If you thought you were busy during that first year, the fun has just begun! Your twins are now mobile and into everything! They're also learning to talk, feed themselves, and master all kinds of new developmental activities. It's time to gather some strategies for staying sane during these very busy years!
Do your wee ones have the gift of gab? Share their embarrassing comments, goofy logic and sweet sentiments here.
|7||9||4 years 16 weeks ago |
Language development can sometimes be delayed with twins. If you're worried about whether your twins' development is "normal" -- or you just want to share your joy the first time they say "Mama"! -- this is the place to be.
|1||5||5 years 16 weeks ago |
by Holly Smothers
Are your multiples heading off to daycare or preschool for the first time? Compare strategies for making these early school experiences a success!
Potty-training can be challenging for any parent, but it's even trickier trying to get two or more kids trained at the same time! Learn how other parents have taught their twins to shed the diapers.
|1||8||4 years 11 weeks ago |
Do you have a topic relating to twin toddlers or preschoolers that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|6||15||37 weeks 1 day ago |
Even though your little ones are growing up, there are still a lot of challenges to face. Should you place your twins in the same or different classrooms? Is one birthday party enough? What can you do if they only play with each other? Your school-age twins need you now more than ever.
Some twins do better in separate classrooms; others need to stay together. If you're facing issues related to school placement, learn how other parents of multiples have handled this issue.
If your twins fight all the time or love to get into double trouble, you'll need some coping skills to keep them from teaming up on you. Talk to other parents about how to tame your feisty multiples.
|1||10||4 years 38 weeks ago |
Do your kids crack you up with the funny things they say? Share their silly or loving sentiments here.
Do you have a topic relating to twin school-age kids that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|4||8||36 weeks 1 day ago |
Twin tweens and teens not only face the same issues that their singleton peers do, but they have the added challenge of developing identities apart from each other. Learn how other parents of twins are handling the these turbulent years.
This may be the first time in their lives that your teens are facing a major separation. Or maybe they're just not ready for that step yet. Learn how to guide your twins toward the best educational environment for both of them after high school.
Some twins love to be known as "the twins." Other twins try to hide the fact that they're twins in the teen years. If you're worried that your twins are too close, or they've grown too far apart, talk with other parents about what their families are experiencing during these often challenging years.
Do you have a topic relating to twin tweens and teens that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|2||7||1 year 5 weeks ago |
Are you a twin and want to talk to other twins? Are you grandparenting twins? Are you looking for information about twins? This forum is for you!
Twins are popping up all over in the celebrity world! Who's expecting twins now?
|38||38||36 weeks 1 day ago |
by Susan Heim
Have you been blessed with twin grandchildren? This is the place to gloat, vent and visit with other grandparents of multiples.
Sometimes guys just need their own little place to congregate. This forum is strictly for fathers of twins who are man enough to share the joys and challenges of raising their multiple offspring.
|1||1||49 weeks 2 days ago |
If you're a twin, you know that nobody else can really relate to your experiences like other twins. This is the place to get to know other multiples and compare notes on everything.
|1||1||1 year 26 weeks ago |
Have you purchased an item that makes life easier with twins? Did you get a gift for your multiples that they're crazy about? Let us know about it!
|1||2||1 year 20 weeks ago |
Are you raising twins as a single parent? Join this forum to discuss the unique challenges that arise in parenting alone.
|2||12||33 weeks 4 days ago |
If you've suffered the loss of a twin child, whether during pregnancy, after birth, or during childhood, this forum will connect you with other parents who are grieving.
Do you have a topic relating to twins and multiples that doesn't fit into the other categories? Here's the place to post it!
|8||106||6 weeks 2 hours ago |