Update: 22, Surviving Newborn Twins and a 2yo (Sierra)

I recently posted on here when i was 2 weeks postpartum with twins. I am now 5 weeks postpartum and wanted to share with everyone the update. My girls are doing fabulous. They are both breast feeding like champs and since birth have each gained 2lbs!! My 2 yr old is doing so great with them, he is a very big help and doesn’t show any jealousy towards his little sisters at all. I couldn’t ask for a better bunch of children, they are my life! Again this website has been very inspiring and i absolutely love it!! I am very self conscious of my body and myself, but then again there are very few women who aren’t, this website has taught me that no matter what i am a mother and i am beautiful and it’s bc of my children that i am who i am. My stretch marks are beginning to fade ( i didn’t get very many, which i was completely surprised about carrying twins and being so small) and my stomach has gone down drastically since my 2 week postpartum picture, i was very concerned and worried about muscle separation in my stomach and have since learned that there wasn’t any and i’m very thankful and blessed…just wanted to share my update i will continue to update as time goes by and my twins continue to grow.

pic #1: 5 weeks postpartum front view w/ incision from c-section
pic #2: 5 weeks postpartum side view
pic #3: My twins
pic #4: My son

Updated here.

16 thoughts on “Update: 22, Surviving Newborn Twins and a 2yo (Sierra)

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 9:50 am

    Oh my gosh, your kids are so CUTE! And the twins gaineing 2 lbs, WOW! You look incredible, i cant believe how flat your tummy is, you are one rockin mama!

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 11:39 am

    You look amazing! I had twins five years ago but I was never a small girl. I also didn’t get many stretch marks and those I did get, quickly faded. Congrats on three beautiful children!

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 1:42 pm

    You babies are beautiful and you look amazing! Congrats!

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 2:00 pm

    What are you self conscious about?? You are so tiny…It does not even look like you have ever had kids (other that the tiny cesarean scar), you look amazing! I am jealous!

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 4:06 pm

    Wow! You look wonderful and your children are just darling! Thank you so much for sharing.

  • Friday, July 17, 2009 at 11:01 am

    You look incredible! great job! you are an inspiration to us all.

  • Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 7:01 am

    Oops, I meant to post here, but posted on one of your pics instead. You look fabulous! :)

  • Saturday, July 18, 2009 at 4:16 pm

    fraternaltwinmommy, i replied to what you wrote on your post on here…

  • Monday, July 20, 2009 at 9:28 am

    Holy cow! I want to have your body if I ever have kids myself! It’s almost not fair how good you look, lol!

  • Thursday, July 23, 2009 at 5:10 pm

    Thank you to everyone who commented on my posting i absolutely love this sight the next time i’ll update will probably be when the twins are 5 or 6 mos old can’t wait to see the difference if there is any!!

  • Saturday, July 25, 2009 at 7:31 pm

    Wow you look amazing, especially after 3 children. Your children are so cute congrats.

  • Sunday, July 26, 2009 at 4:34 pm

    You look amazing even if you had never given birth!

  • Monday, December 21, 2009 at 1:18 am

    you look FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!! did u ever wrap your belly? or use a girdle/body shaper?

  • Monday, January 11, 2010 at 12:56 pm

    chj i did wrap my belly probably for the first month after the twins were born i really do think that that helped a lot to help my stomach go down…

  • Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 3:34 pm

    OMG!!! you’re belly is perfect I am 3 weeks pp and I have fraternal twin boys and I’m 3 pds lighter than pre-pregnancy (from 113 to 110) but I have a load of sretch marks and sagging skin. I hope I look half as good as you at 6 weeks. I’ll post my pics then… You go girl!!!

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