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Naturally Parenting Twins is an online network of families interested in supporting each other as we incorporate elements of natural family living and attachment parenting into how we parent our twins, triplets, and more! We are your go-to resource for natural pregnancy, birth, and parenting with multiples! http://www.naturallyparentingtwins.net" rel="nofollow">http://www.naturallyparentingtwins.net
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Five Reasons NOT to Circumcise Your Son

Five Reasons NOT to Circumcise Your Son | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

Frequently, you'll hear people say that it is "cleaner" to circumcise. This is untrue and shows a complete lack in yours (or your child's) ability to keep his body clean. An infant or toddler boy's foreskin does not retract and needs no special care.

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The decision to leave your sons intact is reversible if your son should one day make an informed decision to circumcise himself one day. Circumcising your son as an infant is irreversible and may or may not be what he would have chosen for himself. Here are 5 things to think about before making a final decision.

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Natural Childbirth with Twins / Multiples

Natural Childbirth with Twins / Multiples | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

"Were you hoping to have a vaginal birth, only to find out you were expecting twins? You're not alone, but expecting twins does not usually rule out vaginal birth, even in the case of mono-di (MCDA) twins!"

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Tips and info for moms hoping to have their twins or triplets naturally.

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Breastfeeding Premature Twins

Breastfeeding Premature Twins | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

Breastfeeding my Twins Despite Their Prematurity by Lindsay Castiglione After an emergent c-section at 30w3d due to fetal distress of my baby B, I had a deep fear that breastfeeding my twin boys would be impossible...

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NPT Mama Lindsay shares her experiences with, and tips for, breastfeeding premature twins!

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Did you JUST find out it's multiples?

Did you JUST find out it's multiples? | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

While most multiple pregnancies are not the nightmare of dangers that many people will try to frighten you into believing, there are a few key things that make twin and triplet pregnancy different from singleton pregnancy. Informing yourself early and well will help you be an educated participant in discussions and planning about your pregnancy healthcare! Read over this document to learn the basics of twin and triplet pregnancy! 

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Your Multiple / Twin Pregnancy

Your Multiple / Twin Pregnancy | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

Like in any pregnancy, we do not have control over every aspect of how things turn out.  You could do everything right, and still have low birthweight or preterm infants, and some people who seem to do nothing right often have healthy newborns...

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Attachment Parenting with Twins / Multiples

Attachment Parenting with Twins / Multiples | Naturally Parenting Twins | Scoop.it

Many moms, familiar with attachment parenting, begin their pregnancy filled with wonder and anticipation about the new little person they’ll soon meet.  Then, at some point, they discover they’re expecting twins..

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Are you wondering how your attachment parenting approach will work with more than one baby? Check out our article on the basics of attachment parenting with twins!

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