Arti and Ganesh met on a dating website in India and married before heading to Australia, only to find out once they arrived they were pregnant with twin boys. Arti is hoping for a natural delivery but understands it might not be possible as twins are considered a high risk pregnancy. The midwife struggles to find the twins heartbeat for monitoring but she finally finds them both beating away. Dr Pesce arrives to help deliver the twins just in case there are any complications. Arti is absolutely amazing and the twins arrive naturally without a hitch! One needs a little help breathing as he’s a bit stunned but both Swarit and Taksh are totally healthy baby boys.
Are your boys fraternal or identical?
Swarit and Taksh are fraternal boy twins. They are both totally different from each other in every way. Not only do they look totally different, but they behave totally differently. One is always smiling and wants to interact with toys, the other is happy to just lay there and observe.
My aunt had twins a long time ago, but no one else in our family has twins. It is very special.
How old are they? And how are you coping with it all?
The boys are 4 months old now. It’s getting a bit easier. I wont lie, the early days were very very tough. I just kept repeating what my friend told me. That “It is just one day you need to get through, it is a new day tomorrow”.Continue Reading →