Being able to physically get both/all your children around on your own is not always easy, but it’s key to surviving the early years with multiple children. It’s also paramount to maintaining your confidence and sanity. With a couple of exceptions, double strollers are generally BIG and heavy. They have to be; most of them are rated for 80-100 lbs (or more) of total baby/child meat. Generally, double strollers are pretty darn expensive, so it’s not a decision to make hastily.