December 5, 2011

Remembering life in a family of 17

Posted in Uncategorized at 6:24 pm by hopewellslibraryoflife

A Maine family recalls growing up in a family like the Duggars. Link to story.


1 Comment »

  1. A.Roddy said,

    The Duggars and reality tv make raising large families seem like a fairy tale rather. Raising kids is certainly not a fairy tale and it sure wasn’t during the Depression. There was no birth control and not many opportunities for women.Many a women died during childbirth and infant mortality was high. Often, parents didn’t see the kids grown. Times are so different now. It takes plenty of resources to raise large families.

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