Parents of Twins Survival Kit
a WHOLE Bag of Cotton Balls…for times when you can’t hear yourself think
Two Pieces of Rope…in case you get to the end of yours
Two Rubber Bands…to remind you to stretch and grow with your children
Sweet & Sour Candy…to remind you that every child is different
Clock…to remind you that children grow up too fast
Puzzle Pieces…to remind you that you are an important piece in the journey of each of your children
Marbles…to replace the ones you’ve lost and the kids have claimed
Nuts…to remind you to laugh…get a little nutty and keep the humor of life alive
Tootsie Rolls…to remind you to roll with the punches – things will get a little hectic with twins.
Candle…so you never feel alone in the dark
Do Not Disturb Sign…to remind you that you need time to yourselves
Aspirin…for when all else fails…take two each.
Peppermints…to remind you that your job as parents is worth a mint
A piece of velcro…for when you need to get a grip
Hugs and Kisses…because you’ll need lots of them too.
Pack of gum…to remind you that everything works when you “stick” together.
Tea bags…to remind you to take time to reflect on your blessings
Crayon-To color your Familys Day cheerful and bright.
Penny- So you’ll never be completly broke
Band-aid- For hurt feelings; yours or someone elses.
Lifesaver-For always being there when your children need you.
Eraser- Because we all make mistakes; sometimes it will be you and sometimes it will be your child.
Paper Clip – So you can hold it all together.
Clothespin- Because sometimes being the grownup stinks!
Submitted by Rhonda