Tales From A Twin Mom: 4 Lessons You’ll Learn The First Year Of Parenthood
We learn an enormous amount of things after just one year of parenthood. Are they valuable things? Some are but to be honest, many aren’t. Nevertheless, we learn them and they forever change our lives.
1. Everything is a Toy
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After doing an extensive amount of research, you went out and got the best developmental toy there was. You were so excited to hand over the new item that you were just giddy and giggling. Surely they will love it. Yet, there you are twenty minutes later holding the toy while your child plays with the box. Lesson Learned: Boxes make amazing toys- and they’re inexpensive too!
Julixa Newman, is a published writer/author, and the president of Stuff4Multiples.com. Born in Puerto Rico and raised in New York City, Julixa founded Stuff 4 Multiples in 2009, shortly after giving birth to twin girls. Her articles about parenting multiples are featured on several parenting websites, as well as in such magazines as Twins and Sixty Second Parent. She is also an entrepreneur who has designed several products geared at making parenting twins easier, including the TwinTrexx twin baby carrier and the award winning Twingaroo twin baby carrier!