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Posted: Mar, 13, 2012

Must Haves for Multiples

Managing multiples becomes a whole lot easier if you have the right equipment. The following is a list of items that make parenting two or more much more manageable.

  • backpack-style diaper bag to keep your hands free when out
  • double stroller frame for two infant car seats
  • infant carrier so you can hold one twin hands-free
  • notebook to keep track of your twins’ feedings and elimination
  • nursing pillow to support your twins while feeding
  • play yard to use for sleeping and as a safe place to keep your twins
  • reclining double stroller to easily transport your twins while out and about
  • subscription to TWINS magazine

By the Numbers

In the first two months, parents of twins will:

  • change 16 to 24 diapers each day
  • use 960 to 1,440 disposable diapers
  • feed each twin 8 times per 24-hour period
  • wash 992 bottles
  • use 2,000–3,000 wipes
  • use 2,108–3,968 ounces of formula

Want the complete list and much more? Check out Michelle LaRowe’s A Mom’s Ultimate book of Lists


*Excerpt taken from Michelle LaRowe, A Mom’s Ultimate Book of Lists, Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group, January, 2010. Used by permission. All rights to this material are reserved. Material is not to be reproduced, scanned, copied, or distributed in any printed or electronic form without written permission from Baker Publishing Group.


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