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Planning Your Twin or Triplet Baby Shower

I’ve always liked attending other people’s baby showers… but I felt overwhelmed at the thought of having one for me.

I worried that our friends and family had already given us so much of their time and energy, helping us prepare our house, painting our triplets’ nursery, etc. that I didn’t want them to also worry about giving us gifts.

But I realized that just as I enjoyed giving gifts to my friends when they were pregnant, they were excited to return the favor. And we did have a very big list of baby items to buy…

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Potty Training Twins & Triplets

For any parent, toilet or potty training is a daunting task. But for a parent of multiples, the idea of potty training twins or triplets can seem like an all-consuming-monumental task. Chris and I have made it to the top of this particular Everest and have a few thoughts we wanted to share for those of you starting your climb into the very wet, often messy, phase of potty training multiples.  

So here are our Toilet Training Tips for Twins and Triplets… (holy alliteration Batman!)

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Having Multiples Without Going Broke

With twin or triplet babies entering the picture… you’ll obviously be facing additional monthly costs. And with possible parental leave, you may also be living on a reduced family income. So you will want to prepare for this and cushion the shock.

The early weeks, months and years of raising multiples are hard enough, without having to worry about money. So yeah, we’re talking about the “B” word: Budgeting. But don’t zone-out. It’s easy…

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