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Twin Toddlers

Once they start walking, new challenges begin with twins. Advice on keeping twin toddlers safe, sibling fighting, potty training, sleep and more.

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Daycare or Nanny for Twins? Childcare Choices

It’s a question that has come up time and time again in twin parenting groups: What is cheaper? What is better? Do I choose daycare or a nanny for twins? The question keeps appearing...

Twins Fighting: Dealing with Terrible Twos Aggression

My twin boys are the best of friends, yet the battle for Top Dog has taken a turn for the worse. Twins fighting is a common problem, but as I wade through the tribulations...
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Adventure Theme Twin Boys Bedroom

The twins have just turned two and it’s time for them to graduate to big boy beds! I’ve been thinking (and writing) about it for long enough, and finally today I’m able to show...

Do Twins Need One-on-One Time with Mom?

Every mother of multiples has taken multi-tasking to a whole other level. We do our best to give our children undivided attention, but often it feels like striving for the impossible. The attention babies...
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Do Twins Talk to Each Other in a Secret Language?

Those that follow the blog will know our twin boys have been in speech therapy through the Early Intervention Program for the past three months. When strangers meet the boys for the first time...
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Finding Time for Your Older Child

My daughter has had quite the shock to the system. Not only did she have six years to get used to being an only child, when she did finally get a sibling, she got...

Keeping Twin Toddlers Safe in Open Spaces

I have never been one for staying indoors… until I had twins. Leaving the house solo with twins has its challenges, the most basic of trips can become difficult when you have two toddlers...
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Delayed Speech in Toddlers: Qualifying for Early Intervention

We’ve spent the past month or so being assessed for the government funded ‘Early Intervention Program’ for speech and language therapy. Delayed speech in toddlers can be incredibly frustrating for all and is common...
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Dominance and Submissiveness in Twins: The Pecking Order

Despite looking particularly identical recently, the Twins could not be more different on the inside. As their personalities grow, the difference between them becomes more apparent; and it feels inevitable that only one emerges at the top of...
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27 Awesome Toys for Twin Toddlers 2019

If you’re looking for the perfect toys for twin toddlers or young siblings, always consider ways to promote a sharing mentality. Twin toddlers don’t always like to share their toys, and it’s a steep...
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