childhood · Children · Family · The Twin Life

A Lesson in Rules

Isn’t it odd when your child hits a new moment of clarity? I know that sounds weird, but like the next stage of maturity or another stage of life.

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8 of our Favourite Podcasts

I like to think that, if I had lived before TV, I would have been one of those housewives that sat next to the radio at night, crocheting or knitting, listening to some suspense or mystery show , completely enthralled in the drama of voices and sound effects. I, almost religiously, listened to "A Prairie… Continue reading 8 of our Favourite Podcasts

childhood · Children · The Twin Life

A Few New Rules for Interacting with a Twin Caregiver

I hear a lot from other (usually young) mums how they would love to have twins. I laugh. I snicker. Because, I know what they're thinking... Two babies, how sweet! Two cute little bums, awwww! Dressing them alike, how adorable! But, I know the reality... Two babies, crying in the night. Two little bums, that… Continue reading A Few New Rules for Interacting with a Twin Caregiver

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Strange food requests and so many new words!

The boys are getting more and more vocal everyday. "Please""Thank you""Curry puff""Proper fluffy please" (Hendrik)And I ask "What veggie would you like for lunch?" Willem says, "Lettuce please." 19 months. Crazy.But I am shocked and amazed that somehow they have taken to eating salad! And requesting it on a regular basis. It's probably just a… Continue reading Strange food requests and so many new words!