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The Genetic Component of Poverty

Identical twins share virtually 100% of their deoxyribonucleic acid and fraternal twins share 50% of their deoxyribonucleic acid making both types of twin ideal candidates for studies involving genetics and epigenetics to screen for factors for issues like social inequality and poverty with studies designed to research if social factors are due solely to the environment or if genetics play any role. 66 more words


Recap #24 - Twin Sisters by Janice Harrell

Title: Twin Sisters

Author: Janice Harrell

Published: 1995

Tagline: No one can tell them apart . . . no one

Description: And then there was one . 12,725 more words


Progress on the house and 18 weeks with the twins❤️

I’ve been mia! Where does the time go? Goes so fast!!!

We have been making progress on the house. Almost everything is framed up now. Plumbing is completed and we are marking things off our list. 38 more words

1 Year Update - Oona and Beatrix

We made it!

The girls turned one on May 23rd.  Throughout the day, I couldn’t help but glance at the clock and remember…

7:00 – “This is when we were calling the hospital to see if there was a room for us!” 890 more words


I find many things about parenting difficult. The constant narrative of what children eat, how much exercise they get, how much time they spend in front of a screen. 577 more words

Whit holidays

We have had a jam packed week so far and one thing I have noticed is that the girls now like getting themselves dressed and are not choosing the same outfit anymore! 304 more words


Twice as amusing

When I saw pictures of George and Amal Clooney attending the royal wedding, my first thoughts were of their twins. Were they nearby, who was looking after them and were their uber famous parents thinking about them much during the ceremony? 336 more words