Grocery shopping with twins and multiples can be a long process. Everyone wants to stop and have a chat! Here are 26 things you will hear. Over and over again.
The ABC’s of Grocery Shopping with Twins and Multiples
A – Are they both yours?
B – Better you than me!
C – Can they feel each other’s pain?
D – Double trouble!
E – Excuse me, were they IVF?
F – Far out! Triplets!
G – Gosh, you must be busy!
H – How do you tell them apart?
I – I always wanted twins.
J – Just wondering, which one is your favourite?
K – Kind of got your hands full, don’t you!
L – Lucky they aren’t both ugly!!
M – My Aunts Postman’s wife had twins. So I know what you are going through.
N – No, they aren’t identical.
O – Oh gosh, they look nothing alike.
P – Poor you!
Q –Quite a big pram you have there!
R – Really don’t know how you do it!
S – So, do twins run in your family?
T – Triple trouble!
U – Unlucky!!!
V – Very glad it’s you, not me!
W – Who is the oldest?
X – Xcuse me, are they twins?
Y – Yes, they are twins.
Z – ZZZZZZ – I bet you don’t get much sleep!
Remember, having one baby is hard work! Having 2, 3 or 4 babies at once, means you are outnumbered from the start!! Regardless of what is happening for you at this point in your life, I’m sure you are doing a great job!!
You’ve got this!!!
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