Of Baby Names and Tiny Humans

Gain insight into the triplets behind Tackling Triplets as their parents explain how they arrived at baby names and why these names are a perfect fit.

“We should probably choose baby names now, huh?” Chris said as he folded his long, lanky frame into the uncomfortable recliner in my teeny tiny antepartum room. I stared at him, dumbfounded, from my equally uncomfortable hospital bed. I’d gone into preterm labor just 3 days prior and had spent the last 2 days in … Read more >>

The NICU Survival Guide: 5 Tips for Parents

NICU Survival Guide: 5 Tips for Parents | Learn 5 tips for surviving your babies' NICU journey in this NICU survival guide, created by triplet parents whose babies spent 7 weeks in the NICU.

51, 53, 55—the number of days each of our triplets spent in the NICU. Just 1 day shy of 8 weeks total. This was remarkable, considering they’d been born at 28 weeks, 4 days. Even more remarkable was that they were simply “growers and feeders.” With the exception of a few worrisome medical issues early … Read more >>

Don’t Say THIS to a Mom of Triplets

I knew to expect idiotic comments from well-meaning outsiders. My fellow triplet mamas posted long, angry, sobbing, rants over statements people made about their “situation” in our social media group. The rest of us rallied around them, consoling, sympathizing, coming up with responses, and offering to post bail. But I had yet to be on … Read more >>