Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Duggar family facts

Josiah Update
He is in the progress of getting his pilot's license and his real estate license. He works for the family to buy houses and cars.

Three boys at Journey to the heart
Jason, Jedidiah and Jeremiah were all at Journey to the heart recently

Our Favorite August Blogs

We tried this last month on our Bates family blog and thought about bringing it over to the Duggar family blog.

* Jennifer turns 9
* Returning home
* Jinger and Jeremy's engagement photo shoot
* Spurgeon's nine months photos
* Counting on Returns tonight
* Grandbaby #7 is on the way
* Josiah turns 20

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Recap: It's official!

Now that Jeremy has asked Jinger to court him and she said yes. The newly courting couple headed over to Ben and Jessa's house to share ice cream with Jim Bob and Michelle. Jeremy revealed that he recently finished his contract for soccer and decided to become a pastor in Texas.
The family gathers to eat dinner while getting to know Jeremy. They end up getting Italian takeout. Jinger reveals that she is head over heels in love with him.
Jana can see the courtship heading to marriage but the boys say that they are still checking him out to make sure that he is right for their sister.
Jeremy and Jinger decided that they want to talk about courtship with Derick and Jill since they had a long distance courtship like Josh and Anna.
The family has a gym in one of their warehouses so they can enjoy it. Ben and Jessa take turns wearing Spurgeon while working out. Ben reveals that he wants to start a football camp and meets with Steve. Jessa says that she can see that her son being a football player.
It's time to head to survival camp in Missouri. Jinger makes sure that she grabs her pillow and Keurig machine. Since Jinger doesn't know if they will have cell phone service, she checks in with Jeremy. She is happy to learn that they do have service there.
The kids learn how to make a fire. One of the leaders think that the girls outfits are not the best for camping.
Jana and Jinger sleep in the camper while Joy sleeps in the hammock. The boys are in the tents and teepees. They end up hearing a bear.
Derick and Jill are enjoying their air conditioning that Jim Bob and Michelle sent to them so they don't have to keep the doors and windows all the time.

Ben & Jessa's pregnancy announcement photos

Monday, August 29, 2016

Journey to parenthood: Baby #2 introduction

Pregnancy Announcement
In Case that you missed it, Ben and Jessa announced that they were expecting their second child. Jessa is due in February 2017.

We decided to do pregnancy blogs every two weeks update along with these blogs.

Ben and Jessa have said that they will be finding out the gender of their second child but don't know if they will keep it a secret.

Ben and Jessa have said that they don't have a name pick out.

From what Ben and Jessa have said that this pregnancy was a surprise.

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

Meredith's walking

Josh and Anna recently shared an adorable photo of their one year old daughter. Can we just say that she looks so much like her older sister?


Thursday, August 25, 2016

Wedding date?

Many has asked if Jinger and Jeremy have a wedding date. They currently as of right now do not have one. 

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

September Anniversary Cover

The Duggars are celebrating two wedding anniversaries this September! 
* Dillon and Amy King
* Josh and Anna Duggar

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Recap: A courtship begins

As Spurgeon is getting older, Ben and Jessa think that it's time to baby proof the house. Jinger and Anna bring Marcus and Meredith to help Jessa. Marcus love to point out everything that could be hazard.
Jessa and Jinger work on the cabinets while Anna works on other things. Jessa remembers the time that she and Jinger outsmarted baby proofing. They ended up drawing on white cabinets with markers that don't come off so easy.
 Jinger says that she wants to have a houseful of kids since she loves them.
Anna gives an update on Josh. He is out of rehab and working to rebuild their marriage. Anna says that she has seen a lot progress out of her husband.
Ben and Jessa get ready to babysit the Napier girls whom the oldest one is adopted. Ben and Jessa have talked about adoption.
Derick and Jill talk about what was going on with Israel who is running and talking. They missed their family and friends.
Josiah is working on taking his test. Out of the other siblings, John is the best one to do it because he is the most patient. Neither Josiah and John David are in a courtship.
Jim Bob and Jeremy to get coffee to talk about Jinger.  Jeremy asked Jim Bob about getting in an official courtship with Jinger. Jim Bob told Jeremy that he had talked to Michelle and they agree to give them their blessing.
Jeremy is overjoyed about this news.   Jim Bob says  A courtship is…an evaluation period for the purpose of considering each other for marriage.
The Boys head to the house and Jeremy asked Jinger to go outside to have a chat. He asked her to start courting and she said yes to the courtship. They have many side hugs and head inside to tell her family.
Joy is happy to see her sister happy after everything that happen last year.

New Episode tonight!

The family is back with a brand new episode starting tonight! Our recap will be posted later tonight. 

Grandbaby #7 is on the way

We are so excited to announce that Ben and Jessa are expecting their second child that is due in February 2017.

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Preview: A courtship begins

Jessa and Ben discuss future additions to their growing family as Jill and Derick face hardships while continuing mission work in Central America. Jinger gets ready to take a big step with a special someone!

Friday, August 19, 2016

Coming soon!

The Duggars are back on Tuesday with ten brand new episodes!

Be sure to check out our first episode preview on Sunday! 

Thursday, August 18, 2016

The Dillards in America!

It's been about two weeks since Derick and Jill return from Central America. They will be here until later in the fall.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

All about Meredith: 13 months old

Meredith is now 13 months old. This past month, she has been enjoying getting to know her older cousin Israel more. She is also getting a new uncle in a few months as her aunt Jinger is getting married.