Different Twins

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These twins couldn’t look anymore different   Lucy and Maria Aylmer are fraternal twins but most people don’t believe them because they look totally different. Lucy has fair skin and red hair, while Maria has caramel skin and dark hair. The biracial twins, 18-year-olds from Gloucester, U.K., were born to a Caucasian father and half-Jamaican… Read more »

Celebrating 99th Birthday Today

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I stumbled across this inspirational story about two twin sisters celebrating their 99th birthday. Born in Burrangong, January 2, 1916, twins Clare Wood and Mavis Eldridge today celebrate their 99th birthday. They grew up in a family of 16 siblings, with six boys and 10 girls. Clare’s earliest memory is going to school and paddling… Read more »

Twin Babies are Best Friends

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I thought this story was so cute and wanted to share it with everyone: My twins are7months and are boy and girl. They were in the pack’n’play together while I washed the dishes and I hear them bursting out laughing so hard they can’t breath. I peek around the corner to see remington (Boy) on… Read more »

Separated conjoined twins celebrate their first birthday

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Loved this beautiful story, thought I should share: Rosie and Ruby Formosa, who were born conjoined at the abdomen and shared part of the intestine, are celebrating their first birthday. The identical twins, who celebrate their first birthday today (Friday, 26th July), underwent an operation at London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital the day after they… Read more »

Kian & Remee – beautiful black and white twins turn seven

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I stumbled across this beautiful story about twins with different colour skin…thought it fascinating and worth sharing with the twin community here. Firstly, I would like to thank Lucy Laing who wrote this article. It can usually be difficult to tell twins apart – but not this pair. These beautiful twins share the same cheeky… Read more »

Twisted Cords & Monitors…our MoMo Twins Journey

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Have you wondered what “MoMo” twins are, heard the terminology but not quiet understood? Monoamniotic twins are identical twins that share the same amniotic sac within their mother’s uterus. Monomniotic twins are always identical, always monochorionic and are usually termed Monoamniotic-Monochorionic (MoMo) twins. They also share the placenta, but have two separate umbilical cords. Monoamniotic… Read more »

Birthday party for twins

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Story contributed by Mother of Twins Planning a birthday party for twins (as well as going to twins’ birthday party) can be somewhat challenging. I have had some time to think about it for the last two years and this is what I believe to be fair game: I am sure everyone agrees that we need… Read more »