Author: Lauren Cartledge
Now that the girls are 3 months old, we have
Strangers wanting to
touch / look at the girls at the shops (or anywhere out of the house).
As flattered as we are that people love seeing the girls, we get stopped whenever we are out multiple times a trip by random people asking about them.
Their top questions or comments:
“Natural or IVF?”
“You have an instant family you don’t need anymore!”
“You are SO lucky I’ve always wanted twins”
“Are you sad one isn’t a boy?”
“Do twins run in the family?”
“Did you plan to have 2 at once?” (the best one yet haha)
Don’t get me wrong, we secretly love life as twin parents and the attention they bring (especially from friends and family) but when a total stranger approaches us, lifts up the covered sheet on the pram and sticks their hands in to touch the girls we get really shocked, and usually a polite “Oh please don’t touch them we wouldn’t want to wake them up” follows.Continue Reading →