Suddenly Three. Go directly to three, do not pass go, do not collect $200.
When my wife and I found out that we were having twins in addition to our four year old daughter, we were pretty much in denial up until they were born. I kind of think we still are in a way. I registered the suddenlythree.com domain name thinking that this time it might be useful to document and share the knowledge of raising a kid. I originally thought it might be interesting to focus on twins specifically in this blog to share the experience and knowledge to help others.
But then the other night, my daughter hesitantly calls me into her bathroom to tell me something. “Uhm… I pooped in the bath…”. One foot from the toilet, and she decides it’s easier to go in the tub. This wasn’t your run of the mill turd either, this turd decided it wanted to rapidly disintegrate into a million pieces just to make my life more interesting than it was that night.
At that moment, I knew what I had to do with Suddenly Three. It wasn’t about having twins, or raising three kids… it was about the comedy that is life with kids.
And here… we… go…