10 Lessons I Learned from my Toddler Twins

At times they will drive you crazy. But raising toddler twins isn't all tantrums and food fights. They are also the most lovable, most adorable pudgy-cheeked little people at times. They will drive you bonkers, but you will treasure them and never want them to grow up.Here are 10 lessons I learned from my toddler twins....more

Congratulations, You're Having Twins

Dear Twin Mom-To-Be,...more

Secret Mom Behaviors

Back when I was cool (circa 2002) I used to get together with my girlfriends to watch Sex in the City on HBO. It was Season 4. Carrie was living with Aiden and lamenting the loss of her “Secret Single Behaviors” over brunch....more

Monday

Does everybody have one day of the week that kicks their butt more than others? Or is it just me?Mine is Monday. Monday is non stop from the time I get up until the time I get everybody put to bed. I don't look forward to it, but on the bright side, at least I've gotten my crazy day over with at the beginning of the week, and it's mostly easier from there....more

How I Manage My Busy Life With Two Sets of Twins

When people find out that I have two sets of twins, the first thing they ask (after they get over the shock and collect themselves), is:"How do you do it???"The usual answer is "one day at a time", because it's just the easiest thing to say. But that's actually not at all true....more

An Apology Letter to My Kids (To Read in Therapy Someday)

Apology Letter To My Children (to be opened in twenty years when you are in therapy) To My Dear Love Bugs, ...more
Thank you!  The funny thing is, by the time my kids are adults this letter will probably need to ...more

My Breastfeeding Days Didn't Look Like Yours, Alyssa Milano!

I cannot open up Yahoo News or Facebook without seeing a story about the latest person to whip their boobies out and breastfeed their hungry babe in public.  People have been breastfeeding their babies since the beginning of time, but now we have to make it a huge social statement.It may have all started back in 2008 when Angelina Jolie was on the cover of W Magazine. She was pictured relaxed and happy, breastfeeding in her luxurious home while Brad snapped pictures of her....more

Triplets: IVF Miracle or Mistake?

“I feel really comfortable putting in three.”That’s what the reproductive endocrinologist said the day of our embryo transfer. After a cancelled IVF cycle and a failed cycle using two perfect embryos, we were down to three poor quality embryos and one last chance....more