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Old 01-08-2011, 05:09 PM   #31
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I've only seen a few minutes of this show ever, and was impressed by their parenting skills. I realize families this size were not unusual years ago, especially in agrarian societies, but I just have to wonder about how much individual attention these kids get.
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Old 01-10-2011, 06:29 AM   #32
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One of my closest friends growing up had ten sibs. Not one of them ever felt they didn't get the attention they needed; and they've all grown up to be responsible, healthy, productive people. The only reason there wasn't a 12th child was that they didn't have room for any more beds in their six bedroom house.

I really envy women who can have more than one child, we wanted more than one.

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