Mom Says Twins Born in Different Years Will Get Separate Parties

Jan 2, 2014 12:30pm

Three sets of New Years twins will have a lifetime of explaining to do. In each case one baby was born on Dec. 31 and the other on Jan. 1. They’re twins, yet they were born in different years.

One mother is already dedicated to making sure each of her little girls gets their own special day.

“They won’t have to celebrate birthdays together. They endured enough just to get here, and have been through enough complications already that they deserve to have their own parties,” said Veronica Reed, 31, who is recovering from a C-section at Abilene Regional Medical Center in Texas.

 

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Veronica Reed is seen pictured with her daughter Hannah Grace Reed. Hannah is one of a set of twins, one which was born in 2013 and the other in 2014 in Abilene, Texas. Courtesy Veronica Reed

READ: New Year’s Twin Babies Born in Separate Years

Reed amazed her doctors by carrying both babies, Hannah Grace and Danielle Lyn, fully to term after they underwent an in utero procedure in August, after it was discovered that one of the babies was taking life-sustaining nutrients from the other.

Danielle Lyn was briefly kept in the NICU following her birth, but both girls are thriving, Reed said.

Reed’s twins join two other sets born on either side of the threshold of the new year.

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Twin girls Gabriela and Sophia were born just minutes apart but in different years. Gabriela was born before at midnight on Dec. 1, 2013, and Sophia was born after midnight on Jan. 1, 2014. Courtesy Melanie Salgueiro and Angelica Rodriguez.

In Washington, D.C., Yaleni Santos Tohalino gave birth to baby girl Lorraine Yaleni Begazo at 11:58 p.m. on Dec. 31. Her brother Brandon Ferdinando Begazo was born four minutes later at 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 1.

“I feel wonderful, full of joy and happiness and a full sense of realization,” the twins’ father, Warren Begazo, told ABCNews.com. “This is her first children ever, and they’re beautiful and she’s really happy.”

 

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Twins Lorraine and Brandon Begazo were born in two different years. On Dec. 31, 2013, Lorraine entered the world, and soon after midnight, Brandon was born on Jan. 1, 2014. MedStar Washington Hospital Center

In Toronto, mother Lindsay Salgueiro gave birth to fraternal twin girls. Gabriela Salgueiro was born on Dec. 31, 11:52 p.m., and her younger sister Sophia Salgueiro was born at 12:05 a.m. on Jan 1.

 

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Lindsay Salgueiro and her twin girls. Gabriela and Sophia Salgueiro. Courtesy Melanie Salgueiro and Angelica Rodriguez.

 

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