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Here's Why IVF Is Becoming Less Likely To Result In Multiple Births

Posted 02.21.2014 | Parents

In science, the astounding regularly becomes the commonplace, and such is the case with reproductive technology. IVF, once a near miraculous way for i...

A Quandary of Quadruplets in Mississippi

Amram Shapiro | Posted 02.18.2014 | Parents
Amram Shapiro

What to call the whole deal? I mean "sets" of quadruplets, "sets" of quintuplets and so forth seems to miss the grandeur of the moment, and the challenge ahead for the parents of such miracles.

A Letter to Hannah and Tom Hepner: New Parents to Newborn Identical Triplets

Kerry Lyons | Posted 02.05.2014 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

You will be bombarded with questions. Our triplets just turned 5 and we still get the same questions. "Did you use IVF?" "Can you tell them apart?" "Do they have different personalities?" and always, "How do you do it?"

3 Of My Best Pieces Of Unsolicited Mothering Advice

Kristin Hackman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Kristin Hackman

Who am I to argue against the romance of "When a child is born, a mother is born?" I get it. But the part they left off, the asterisk to this sweet quote, does the woman before the mother die when the mother is born? Where does she go?

A Look Back (and Ahead) As Identical Triplets Turn 5

Kerry Lyons | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

I remember October 10, 2008, as if it were yesterday. I remember waking up to go to the hospital -- late, because I was up all night. I remember calling the doctor, apologizing. Joking that after months and months of waiting, we were going to miss the scheduled birth of our identical triplets.

A Jock in Hollywood: The Canyon

Tony Cavalero | Posted 10.10.2013 | Comedy
Tony Cavalero

I need to blow off some steam and where better to head than to LA's hottest FREE hotspot, Runyon Canyon? It's LA's equivalent to Everest's base camp: a smorgasbord of dogs, celebs, trannies, sweaty shirtless bods, gangsters, strollers, and every cliché LA has to offer.

Other Things Fetuses Do in the Womb

John Blumenthal | Posted 08.27.2013 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

Hell, since you're stuck in there for nine long months you at least have to have some decent bookshelves and a coffee table.

Surprise! You Have Triplets

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.25.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Whether it's a couple's first child or their fifth, an 'oops!' baby can greatly affect a household's emotional health and family dynamic. HuffPost Liv...

The Best Present My Husband Ever Gave Me

Kerry Lyons | Posted 02.14.2013 | Weddings
Kerry Lyons

"You need to come home. My Dad died." "There are three heartbeats." "You're overreacting, I'm sure Conor just has a bronchitis." These are a few of the pivotal moments in our ten-year marriage.

Bunk Bed Blues

Kerry Lyons | Posted 02.11.2013 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

Dear Ikea, I just wanted to thank you for hijacking our weekend and providing my husband and I with a few more grey hairs. As the working parents of five children, we were truly delighted to dedicate our weekend to bunk bed assembly.

What Shock Really Feels Like

Kristin Hackman | Posted 02.04.2013 | Parents
Kristin Hackman

I have always known I wanted another baby, I just felt like the table, van and house were missing someone.

New Mom Gives Birth To World's 'Heaviest Triplets'

Posted 11.16.2012 | Parents

A California woman may have broken a world record after giving birth to a set of triplets. Brittany Deen's three little boys collectively tipped t...

Moving Day: Saying Goodbye to My First House

Kerry Lyons | Posted 12.19.2012 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

We have already experienced the downsides of one potty for seven people -- like one desperate little fella trying to pee while his sister is sitting on the bowl. Really.

Mom Has Growing Pains as Triplets Turn 4

Kerry Lyons | Posted 12.12.2012 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

The triplets had a great day -- a day punctuated by some classic kid quotes that make me want to bottle them up and keep them small forever. Here are a few of my faves from the past few days.

Don't Hold Your Breath For The 'Twins' Sequel

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 09.25.2012 | Entertainment

On March 29, plans were announced for "Triplets," a sequel to the 1987 comedy "Twins," with original stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito bein...

Identical Triplets Start Preschool Amid Wonder and Whispers

Kerry Lyons | Posted 11.19.2012 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

People I don't know are whispering about me, pointing and staring. It is September 2008 and I am 34 weeks pregnant with triplets. I refuse to stay home; I will not miss Parents Night at my son's preschool. He is almost 4. And the fate of the three babies inside my belly is unknown.

Belly Etiquette: To Touch or Not to Touch?

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 09.17.2012 | Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

Just because a woman chooses to reveal or emphasize her pregnancy doesn't mean she wants strangers, or even friends, to touch her belly or comment in certain ways on the fact that she's expecting.

Seeing Triple

Eugenia Chandris | Posted 06.26.2012 | Parents
Eugenia Chandris

I conceived triplets at the age of 39 and this, my first and only pregnancy, was a wonderful experience from start to finish.

How We Took Five Children Under Six Overseas, And Survived

Kerry Lyons | Posted 02.21.2012 | Parents
Kerry Lyons

We survived the plane rides, jet lag, unpredictable weather, tiny hotel rooms and each other. We walked for miles, drove many more and approached sight seeing like a team sport - with a game plan.