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Here are a couple of really helpful websites for mommies of multiples:
10 Twin Names
Here are the most
popular names for twins, as compiled by the Social Security Administration
Jacob & Joshua
Ethan & Evan
Jayden & Jordan
Daniel & David
Matthew & Michael
Landon & Logan
Ella & Emma
Olivia & Sophia
Gabriella & Isabella
Faith & Hope
Ava & Emma
Isabella & Sophia
Madison & Morgan
Ava & Ella
Ava & Olivia
Things To Keep In Mind
1. You will be at the
OB’s office more than women only carrying one baby.
2. Sometimes morning sickness is worse, so be prepared.
3. Risk of preeclampsia is worse.
4. Labor and delivery may come early with twins (36 to 37 weeks is common.)
5. C-sections are more common as is babies being in the breech position.
Make sure you are taking the recommended amount of folic acid. People carrying multiples often need more.
Ronde & Tiki Barber
Jenna & Barbara Bush
Robin & Maurice Gibb of The Bee Gees
Ann Landers & Abigail van Buren (Dear Abby)
Benji and Joel Madden of Good Charlotte
The DelRubio Triplet (musical act)
Nicole, Erica & Jaclyn Dahm (Playboy playmates)
Lots of Laughing
2. Parent Trap
3. Star Wars 4, 5, 6 – Luke and Leia
4. Harry Potter – The Weasley Twins
Books You Need
This website has compiled a list of the best side-by-side strollers for twins.