Twins: Double the Pleasure, Double the Fun? Having one baby is exciting enough. But throw in another at the same time, and you have twins. Mocha Mom Jolene Ivey is joined by broadcast journalist Tracey Neale, who recently adopted twins, and twin expert Pat Malmstrom to discuss caring for multiples, and getting rest.
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Twins: Double the Pleasure, Double the Fun?

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Twins: Double the Pleasure, Double the Fun?

Twins: Double the Pleasure, Double the Fun?

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Having one baby is exciting enough. But throw in another at the same time, and you have twins.

Mocha Mom Jolene Ivey, a mother of five, is joined by broadcast journalist Tracey Neale, who recently adopted twins, and twin expert Pat Malmstrom to discuss caring for multiples. Malstrom, co-author of The Art of Parenting Twins: The Unique Joys and Challenges of Raising Twins and Other Multiples, also gives tips on how moms can focus on getting much needed rest.

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