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One Year Ago Today…

So one year ago today, Dave and I learned we were going to have twins. It was maybe the most monumental, shocking, earth shattering, terrifying and thrilling day I have ever had in my life. It took weeks, maybe months, for us to fully comprehend how much our lives were going to change. But a […]

The Birth Story, Chapter Five

The Birth Story, Chapter One The Birth Story, Chapter Two The Birth Story, Chapter Three The Birth Story, Chapter Four The Birth Story, A Side Note I didn’t get to breastfeed right after the twins were born. It’s supposed to be a magical moment, where they put the babies in your arms, and they kick […]

The Birth Story, A Side Note

The Birth Story, Chapter One The Birth Story, Chapter Two The Birth Story, Chapter Three The Birth Story, Chapter Four So I want to thank everyone who has been following along on this story. Thanks for your comments, and thanks for making me feel heroic. It was truly a bizarre circus of unexpected experiences. I […]

The Birth Story, Chapter Four

The Birth Story, Chapter One The Birth Story, Chapter Two The Birth Story, Chapter Three I explained that I had c-section under general anesthesia. I have learned that anesthesia and anesthesiologist¬†are two of my least favorite words. Because no matter how many times I type them out, I always forget how to spell them. Every. […]

Happy Due Date

If we had been normal people, the boys would have been born today, or around this day. Today would have been 40 weeks. But of course, with twins, a full gestation is 37 weeks. So they would have likely come before today, even if the end of the pregnancy hadn’t gotten, um, turbulent. The boys […]