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    I am sure you all have updates and I would love to hear them if you are still around!!

    We are buying a minivan. So, don't let me judge anyone on the cost of their stroller. Or anything else for that matter. And we are splurging on a Honda Odyssey.

    The twins are about 3 pounds each. I still have not done my glucose tolerance test. I am probably going to have my nurse just check some glucoses on me in the office and see how bad it is. If it is not too bad, I might forget to schedule it. I am seeing the NP in my OB's office for my 32 week appointment. I wonder how many twin pregnancies they see. They don't seem to have their stuff together in general over there, but I have made it to almost 29 weeks and things seem to be going ok. The babies are growing ahead of schedule and evenly...

    I am still working crazy hours.

    Tiffany

    How is everyone doing? Surviving?
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    Glad to hear things are going well so far! I HATED the glucose test - I had to do the 1 hour and 3 hours - ugh!

    Take care of yourself and dont' work too hard!

    I'm obviously no longer pregnant - but my boys are doing well! They were Rayce: 11.8 lbs and Ryin: 11.3 lbs last week at their 2 month appointment - we are still trying to get into a routine. I went back to work last week, so we are also still adjusting to that.
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    I think I am the only one pregnant - and I was definitely looking forward to reading the updates of some moms with twins. I know it is going to be so hard, but I don't want to be pregnant forever.

    Your boys are growing so fast. I am so glad you found time to post. I have to go back to work after about 8 weeks.

    Who is caring for your babies while you are at work? How do you get any sleep at night?

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    My SIL watches them, she also watched my DD, so it's great!

    Sleep is getting better....they get up once, and I *think* they are working on STTN...we'll see. We have to co-sleep, because they like to be held (even for naps sometimes), but we will work on that later!
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    We co-slept with my son because it was the only way to get him to sleep. That is so nice to have your SIL watch them... what a huge relief. I can't believe your babies are already such amazing sleepers. I am sure it is very, very tough going and you are exhausted, but it sounds like you are doing well.

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    CONGRATS on making it to almost 29 weeks. At this point each week I considered it a bonus week and lucky. My girls are 7 weeks old last check up 2 weeks ago they were 8lbs 10 oz and 8 lbs 4 oz. (they were 6 lb 10.5oz and 6lb 10oz at birth). Life with twins is pretty crazy and pretty amazing . Time is flying by my days pass so quickly but i am loving every minute of it. You will love your minivan i sure do with 4 kids its the pefect vehicle. I will say sleep while you can as in 7 weeks i have yet to get a decent night of sleep, although the last 2 months of pregnany I slept terribly anyways.
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    Yay for a minivan, we have one, love it.
    Glad everything's going well.
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    I am glad things are going well. We need a minivan, but we have surivived almost 3 years without one. We can survive a few months longer. We still have some time left on our Camry loan, and I refuse to roll any part of a loan into a new car loan. My DS needs to move out of his carseat though, so I am hoping we will have a new minivan in a few months (fingers crossed).

    My twins will be 3 in a couple of weeks. What? Where did the time go? Life with twins is really busy and time flies. Be prepared. I am not really sure how 3 years have flown by so fast. It makes me kind of sad because their early years are a total blur.
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    Yesterday I had contractions every 5 minutes for several hours when I got home from work. I know I did too much on my feet. Drives me crazy because I don't think the ob-gyn is really taking my symptoms seriously. I opted not to see the perinatologist because I did not think I needed to. But that might have been a bad idea. Lying in bed on my left side is sooo boring. I get so lonely.

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    Make sure you are drinking lots and lots of water. And then drink some more!!
    ~Erica~
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