Germs and Cooties and Coughs, Oh My! Twins Starting Daycare

Germs and Cooties and Coughs, Oh My! Twins Starting Daycare

You may remember that not too long ago we started the twins in daycare. I had no idea how many germs and cooties and coughs came along with that change! When my son was young I never used a daycare, I was always a SAHM (Stay At Home Mom) and he never had very many colds, coughs, viral infections, etc. … Continue Reading →
Daddy Bear Returns

Daddy Bear Returns

When my son was little he received a Hallmark bear on his first Valentine’s Day in 1995. He loved this bear and it instantly became his comfort item. So much so that I bought a second one because I had read to get two of whatever the comfort item was so you could swap them out and wash them. Good … Continue Reading →
Twins Eating Solid Food for First Time!

Twins Eating Solid Food for First Time!

Okay, I have to share another proud grandma moment. This week my twin granddaughters, Violet and Valerie, had their first solid foods – rice cereal! It was so fun being able to be here with them for this first and I love that we were also able to do a Facebook Live video so that our other family members could … Continue Reading →
Full-Time Grandma Duties – I’m getting old!

Full-Time Grandma Duties – I’m getting old!

So for those wondering where I have been the last several days, here is the explanation. First, you all know that my amazing twin granddaughters, Violet and Valerie, were born on March 10. It is so wonderful being a grandma even though I still feel far to young to be one. At the time the twins were born (and for … Continue Reading →
20 Things You Didn’t Know About Twins [Infographic]

20 Things You Didn’t Know About Twins [Infographic]

This week’s infographic is 20 things you didn’t know about twins! I had to find something related to my twin granddaughters. Now the infographic, while about twins, isn’t specific for the most part on identical versus fraternal. My new twin granddaughters are fraternal. That means they are actually no similar than any other two babies born at different times actually. … Continue Reading →
I Love My Granddaughters

I Love My Granddaughters

I cannot help but share! My new granddaughters are amazing! Today I was able to hold Valerie for the first time even! Violet is still in her incubator so I haven’t been able to hold her just yet, but hopefully soon. They are both doing really well though and hopefully they will not have to stay in the hospital for … Continue Reading →
I’m a Grandma! Welcome Violet and Valerie!

I’m a Grandma! Welcome Violet and Valerie!

My granddaughters have arrived! Please welcome Violet and Valerie! This is one very in love grandma today! At about 2:30 am this morning my son woke me up and let me know that Caitlan’s water had broke. We jumped in the car and headed to the hospital. A few hours later the twins arrived! Caitlan is doing well and was … Continue Reading →
Grandma In Training

Grandma In Training

Yes, I’m officially a grandma in training! Yesterday Catilan and I headed to the store so she could register for baby shower gifts. It is amazing to me how many new types of baby products there are out there! I have a lot to learn. It really just seems like yesterday that my son was a baby so I was … Continue Reading →