‘Tis the Season—Sick Season

Learn why preemie parents take extra precautions during sick season. Link to printable letter to family and friends included!

A side effect of being a preemie is a compromised immune system. Developmentally, preemies are expected to catch up by age 2, but I have yet to receive an age at which their immune systems will catch up. From what I’ve read, increased susceptibility to illness and infection is a lifelong health risk for babies … Read more >>

Deep Thoughts on Developmental Delays and Disabilities

Move from asking “What if?” to “What next?” with this triplet mom’s perspective on developmental delays and disabilities.

In discussing Caleb and Danae’s upcoming speech evaluation with another triplet mom, I asked whether my perspective on developmental delays and disabilities is different because of my experience as a mom of preemies and multiples. Long-term developmental and intellectual “issues” often go hand-in-hand with these kiddos. Chris and I knew this from almost Day 1, … Read more >>

How to Build the Perfect Potty Station

Use these tips to create a no-frills potty station that gives you a few less things to worry about when potty training triplets.

In our post “6 Tips to Make Potty Training Easy Pee-sy,” we recommended setting up a potty station. This is a nice feature to have if, like us, you use little potties somewhere other than the bathroom. And, it’s super easy to set one up. NOTE: This post contains affiliate links. Foundation We used a … Read more >>