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Multiples and Me: You Can Never Go Home Again

“I want to go back,” I told my husband seven years ago as we drove to the Seattle/Tacoma airport after our Fetoscopic Laser Ablation surgery that saved the lives of our twin boys. It felt like the previous 96 hours were a dream. We lived through a life or death situation and, until we knew that everything was ok, it felt like time crept slowly…

Multiples and Me: Insider’s Tips on Breastfeeding Twins

Breastfeeding is important to me. Often referred to as “liquid gold,” the healing properties of breast milk cured my daughter’s allergic colitis when she was an infant. Research is even underway evaluating breast milk’s healing properties in curing cancer as well as a wide range of auto-immune diseases. I was determined to breastfeed all…

Family Friendly Skiing with 10th Mountain Division Vets

Imagine side stepping up a steep, snowy mountainside on nine-foot long wooden skis carrying a 90 pound ruck sack. Gore-Tex was yet to be invented and all you had was layers of wool. You were a soldier of the 10th Mountain Division during World War II, so while you were skiing, climbing mountains and repelling off cliffs, you were also fighting the…

The Wildlife Experience, The Best Place to Take Your Multiples in Denver

A day out with your multiples may be just the thing your family needs…if you go to the right place. Key things to keep in mind when considering a place to visit with your multiples are the site’s visitor volume, the layout of the site with the number of exits per room or venue, and the interest level for your kids. Ideally, you visit the place…