The Duggars talk about homeschooling their kids, and the importance of a good education, no matter what building it takes place in. This is a special two-hour episode. Josh, Anna, and Mackynzie get a visit from the older Duggar daughters, as they head back to Springdale, Arkansas , to tie up some loose ends. The Duggars continue their visit in Atlanta with their trip to the Georgia Aquarium. Born at just 25 weeks old, 5-year-old Josie Duggar has made great strides since she came into the world weighing in at just over a pound. In the premiere, Jill and Derick prepare for a move to Central America with their six-month-old son, Israel, while Jessa and Ben get ready to welcome their first baby. The Duggars make their way around Washington, visiting landmarks, volunteering at Mariam’s Kitchen and even eating dinner at an Ethiopian restaurant. Jedidiah undergoes minor surgery to remove a growth from his lip.

Cousin Amy returns for a new special as she continues to pursue her music career. The kids explain how they deal with homeschooling while away from home. The family helps Josh and Anna pack up and move, which includes some help from Steve Conley and along the way they stop in for a visit with the Bates family. Also, they conquer their fear of heights. They then head to Ireland , where they herd sheep. The Duggars go to see the musical of Noah’s Ark on stage and are asked to participate in the show.

Jedidiah undergoes minor surgery to remove a growth from his lip.

Also, Josh and Anna, along with Mackynzie, show what their daily life is like for their smaller family. The family has another reason to celebrate when Anna and Josh announce that they will have their second baby. They also get to make their own ironworking project and listen to bluegrass music. Jessa and Ben have dinner with friends who have been through the adoption process; while Miss Cathy spends time with Jill and Derick in Central America.


Tuesday, April 28, Tonight on 19 Kids The Duggars are on the road to visit the Bates. Anna tries her hand at fashion when she makes “fire skirts” for the girls to wear when they volunteer at the local fire department. Episoe also participate in a book signing of their book at Wal-Mart.

Michelle spends time with Joy-Anna and tries her hand at the violin. Ben designs Jessa’s wedding ring, as a surprise for her on their wedding day, while Jessa and her family are out looking at flowers for her wedding. Jana and Jill have their wisdom teeth removed. The family travels to Joplin, Missouri, where they participate in Mother’s Day Fundraiser for the victims of the tornado.

This is a special two-hour episode. Derrick and Jill attend their first ans class. Also, Jim Bob and Michelle are able to witness another premature baby being treated while they are at the hospital to visit Josie. Josh and Anna look back on five years of marriage and three kids, to where it all began.

Jim Bob and Michelle have found a possible mate for another one of kida daughters to court with. Jim Bob and Michelle celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary in San Francisco. With Josie still in the hospital, the Duggars keep finding ways to welcome her to the family.

Then, Jim Bob takes some of the family to their first fencing lesson. Priscilla Anna’s sister, who is pregnant with her first baby and her husband, David, visit, which prompts Josh and Anna to look at houses with more space. Jordyn gets her head stuck in a railing. The family throws Jason a birthday party at a roller skating rink to celebrate his ninth birthday.

When the ambulance came they didn’t do anything to stop the seizure. Meanwhile, Michelle continues to learn how to take care of Josie on her own back in Little Rock.


Retrieved June 19, Josie reaches an important milestone in her growth; and Jim Bob and the older girls give blood. They then head to Irelandwhere they herd sheep.

Josie Duggar’s Seizure Explained — What Happened to the 5-Year-Old?

However, when she has a setback, the family must reunite in Little Rock once again. The Duggars are planning on packing up and bring Josie home, but their trip back to Tontitown is delayed when twelve of the kids come down with chicken pox.

The children plan a surprise for their parents. The Duggars help the community when they donate their time and a building to the volunteer fire department.

The family takes a day trip to visit the set of a passion playonly to find out that the Duggars would become extras in the performance.

Hope and pray that Josie is flul. The whole family reflects on what it means that a Duggar daughter may soon be leaving the nest.

Jackson and Johannah draw caricatures to raise money to buy a present for their future niece or nephew. Furthermore, Josh and Anna find out that their second child will be a boy.

Josie Duggar’s Seizure Explained — What Happened to the 5-Year-Old?

They all start off by painting, which Jim Bob admits was the hardest thing he had to do — emotionally. Their 17th baby, Jennifer Danielle, is born, and recaps from previous specials. The Duggars wish her well and pray for her success in Nashville, before she leaves.