About Crystal

Crystal Duffy is an author, public speaker, parent advisor in the NICU, and Mother to three little girls including a set of twins. Her essays on parenting have been featured in Woman’s World MagazineBrain Child Magazine, Scary Mommy, Mamapedia and Twins Magazine. She is a senior writer for Twiniversity an online support network for Twin parents.  She is thrilled for the launch of her forthcoming book Twin to Twin

After surviving a two month bed-rest extended NICU stay, high-risk twin pregnancy, and 2x near death experience at the age of 29, Crystal was emotionally, physically, and spiritually transformed by her medical trauma. She wanted to share her “Emotional Tale of Empowerment” and inspire other families navigating through a similar journey with a message of hope and encouragement.

She has connected with thousands of families with her work and on her social media handles through her writing. Additionally, she sits on the Children’s Memorial Hermann – Parent Advisory Counsel in the Houston Medical Center where her feedback as a patient care advocate is helping to #ChangeTheConversation with respect to how doctors and patients interact and collaborate. She is growing a strong community to change the conversation in maternal and infant healthcare.










Twin to Twin is Crystal Duffy’s journey through her high-risk, high-stakes twin pregnancy. Both beautiful and painful, the book, with glorious details and pacing, shows the power of one mother’s love and resilience against all odds.

– Marcelle Soviero, Editor-in-Chief Brain Child: The Magazine for Thinking Mothers


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