“They’ll never make it through the night.” That’s what the doctors proclaimed when we were born. As identical twins, born nearly three months premature and weighing just two pounds each, that seemed appropriate, right? They read our last rites and waited. Nearly four decades later, they must still be waiting. Both of us weigh just slightly more than two pounds now (smirk), and we have had a lifetime to live with gratitude that we actually did “make it through the night.” The road was not an easy one, though, and we have had to come through much adversity. But because we… Read more.
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Aly and Andrea
As identical twins, Aly & Andrea have spent a lifetime learning to not only survive adversity, but to thrive in it. They faced challenges such as their own premature birth, visual impairment (blindness), poverty, rejection, and even cancer– all in the name of experiencing victories like becoming World Champion and All-American athletes and coaches, corporate spokesperson and commercial actress, international business owner, author, speakers, Olympic Torch bearer, cancer survivor, and the coolest moms ever.
Today, they work together with their company, Rock Star U, to help others find personal growth and fulfillment by using their own gifts and talents (their “Rock Star Qualities”) to shape their World Tours of Success. Aly and Andrea have spoken to thousands and are known as “The coolest motivational speakers EVER.”
For more information, please visit alyandandrea.com.
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