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Michigan Twin Pleads Guilty In Brutal Beating Of Prostitute

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.18.2014 | Crime

One of the Michigan twins accused in the brutal beating and rape of a Grand Rapids prostitute pleaded guilty to all of the charges he was facing on Tu...

Why I Couldn't Have It All

Megan B. Baldwin | Posted 07.16.2014 | Parents
Megan B. Baldwin

When I tried to do it all, I cut corners everywhere. I made sacrifices with everything: my work, my kids, my marriage, my home. And I was miserable. Our crazy, hectic lifestyle wasn't working.

In Defense of My Double Stroller 'Crowding' Your Sidewalk

Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg | Posted 06.30.2014 | Parents
Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg

My double stroller, cleverly branded a "mini," was as life-changing and liberating to me at 40 as car keys were at 16.

Bound By Flesh: The Story of Violet and Daisy Hilton

Alex Doll | Posted 06.27.2014 | Weird News
Alex Doll

As a curiosity, full of salacious possibility, or as the heartbreaking tale of two women, unprepared for independence after success, Bound By Flesh is a humanizing and powerful must-see recounting of the rise and fall of these fascinating women.

The Line Between Diagnosis And Denial

Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg | Posted 06.27.2014 | Parents
Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg

Taking my fraternal twin boys to a doctor is about as reassuring as standing in line for the TSA checkpoint. Both modern medicine and air travel are costly privileges that involve long waits, bodily discomfort, and psychological angst.

Can Freaks Find Love?

Leslie Zemeckis | Posted 06.19.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Zemeckis

When vaudeville superstar Violet Hilton one half of Siamese twins tried to marry the musical director of her band, Maurice Lambert in 1934, she had every confidence she would succeed.

8 Awesome (Yes, Awesome!) Things About Toddlers

Jennifer Benjamin | Posted 06.19.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Benjamin

While it's easy to gripe about the annoyances, I think it's also important to embrace the sweetness of this stage.

'Miracle' Preemie Twins Born Almost 40 Days Apart

Posted 06.18.2014 | Parents

Elene Cowan had never been one to believe in miracles. That is, until her twin boys were born earlier this year -- both premature and delivered 39 day...

Michael Rockefeller: Losing My Twin, Finding His Legacy

Mary Rockefeller Morgan | Posted 06.13.2014 | Books
Mary Rockefeller Morgan

I am a twin, part of a beloved twinship, but part of a primary relationship that abruptly ended in 1961 when I was 23. I lost my twin brother, Michael, when he disappeared off the southern jungle coast of New Guinea while collecting indigenous art for a museum in New York City.

When Mother's Milk Was All I Had to Give

Jennifer Canvasser | Posted 06.09.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Canvasser

The one way I could nurture my fragile babies was by giving them my milk. Making milk was my one source of empowerment, when all of my motherly duties and responsibilities were taken away and given to clinicians.

School To Graduate 14 Pairs Of Twins

AP | Posted 06.09.2014 | Teen

WARMINSTER, Pa. (AP) — Those attending a suburban Philadelphia high school commencement ceremony this month will see a lot of familiar faces: The sc...

Perspective on the Bad Days

Karen Sewell | Posted 07.23.2014 | Parents
Karen Sewell

I'm a big believer that experiencing trouble helps you keep perspective on the blessings in your life, so on days like today, even though it's a struggle and I fail miserably at it most of the time, I try to stop for a moment to breathe and regroup.

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Sarah Sweatt Orsborn | Posted 07.22.2014 | Parents
Sarah Sweatt Orsborn

The truth is, while I rationally know that we have made the absolute best decision to send Claire to a developmental preschool, I still sometimes feel guilty that she's not home with me and Etta.

These Twins Aren't Conjoined, But They Have Shared EVERYTHING

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 05.22.2014 | Weird News

Upon hearing the remarkable story of adopted identical twins Amy and Becky Glass, 46, from New Jersey, you might think they are conjoined. Amazing...

What Happened the Moment I Gave Birth to Twins

Dr. Karin L. Smithson | Posted 07.13.2014 | Parents
Dr. Karin L. Smithson

Something incredible happened on my 38th birthday. My heart became unwrapped in a way that released emotions I was not aware were waiting inside of me. I gave birth for the first time, after years of heart break and disappointment, and I finally felt the love of my life: Motherhood.

6 Lessons I'm Proud To Say I Learned From My Mom

Jennifer Benjamin | Posted 07.06.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Benjamin

Yes, my mom has encouraged me to enjoy this time, but she's also very honest about how freaking hard it is to be home with your kids every day.

Why Moms Expecting Twins Need To Gain Enough Weight

Posted 05.01.2014 | Parents

By: By Rachael Rettner, Senior Writer Published: 04/30/2014 02:27 PM EDT on LiveScience CHICAGO — For women pregnant with twins, not gaining e...

MLB Player Hits Homer While Mom Is Being Interviewed On TV

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.24.2014 | Sports

Minnesota Twins designated hitter Chris Colabello hit a perfectly-timed home run on Wednesday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. With Colabello's mom, ...

16 Ways My Dog Has Made Me A Better Parent

Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg | Posted 06.17.2014 | Parents
Kathryn Kefauver Goldberg

People roll their eyes at comparisons of dogs to children, and I support this exasperation -- in theory. At the same time, in my heart of hearts, I know that our dog has profoundly influenced my experience as a mother.

12 Lessons My Twins Taught Me In Their First 12 Months

Cara Paiuk | Posted 06.15.2014 | Parents
Cara Paiuk

12. Time is the most precious commodity in the world. This last year has gone by faster than any before. And that scares me. I want it all to slow down so I can savor every crazy, wonderful minute.

Clever Twin Toddlers Have Mastered The Art Of Crib Hopping

The Huffington Post | Mandy Velez | Posted 04.11.2014 | Parents

James Bond has nothing on these twin girls. Dad Andreas Fiedler told The Huffington Post in an email that he placed a camera in his daughters' roo...

LOOK: These Dudes Are Basically Dating... Themselves

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.09.2014 | Gay Voices

We're not entirely sure how we feel about this. A popular Tumblr that documents gay men in relationships who look strikingly similar to one another...

5 Tricks To Raising Twins (Without Losing Your Mind)

Jennifer Benjamin | Posted 06.08.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Benjamin

Twin parents are doubly blessed, but face quadruple the stress, especially during the constantly evolving baby and toddler years.

A Twin-Win Situation

Jerry Zezima | Posted 06.07.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

In the year since my precious little granddaughter was born, during which time she has become smarter and more mature than I am, even though I am cons...

How Identical Twins In College Handle Dating

The Huffington Post | Allison Bresnick | Posted 04.04.2014 | College

Students at the University of Texas at Austin aren't seeing double, they're seeing Allie and Gabby Byers. The Byers sisters wear the same clothes, ...