Having twins – a father’s perspective

A guest post by IP on the first year of becoming a twin daddy. Life before twins was relatively simple. I looked after my immediate needs and when I look back I realise I was largely a selfish person. Why my wife and I even planned date nights before having twin girls is a mystery …

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Mommy is at breaking point

Today I feel completely defeated, deflated, exhausted, finished, and kaput! I suppose it’s partly just that time of year, but it’s more than that… Being a parent is hard work, and being a parent of twins is harder still. Trying to parent while working, buying a new house, planning a move to a new town, …

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Two toddlers, one mommy – how do I split myself in half?

It’s been a tough few weeks in our house as both our girls are going through a rather clingy phase where they both just want mommy, and they both just want mommy all the time, at the same time. I’m sure many other twin moms will understand how this goes – it’s something we’ve had …

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Surviving an international flight with twin toddlers

So we did it – we survived our first overseas holiday with the twins. I’ll admit, I was terrified before we left, but the girls were amazing. They surprised me at every turn, and despite some rough nights of very little sleep we had a fantastic family holiday. The girls, especially, had a blast. My …

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