[edit] Series overview

[edit] Episodes

[edit] Pre- Series

Ep # Title Airdate
S-01 "14 Children and Pregnant Again!" September 6, 2004 (2004-09-06)
This one-hour special features the birth of the 15th child, Jackson Levi.
S-02 "Raising 16 Children" March 13, 2006 (2006-03-13)
In this special, the Duggars move into a rental while building their new house and features the birth of baby number 16, Johannah Faith.
S-03 "16 Children and Moving In" March 15, 2006 (2006-03-15)
The Duggars move into their newly built home, with their 16 children( This is the first special in which Michelle was not pregnant ).
S-04 "On the Road with 16 Children" June 11, 2006 (2006-06-11)
The Duggars go on a road trip across the western United States.
S-05 "Duggars' Big Family Album" September 22, 2007 (2007-09-22)
Their 17th baby, Jennifer Danielle, is born, and recaps from previous specials.

Season 1

  • One hour episode.
Ep # Total Title Airdate
  • 1
1 "Big Family Meets Big Apple" September 29, 2008 (2008-09-29)
The Duggars head to New York City to be featured on NBC's Today Show as part of Mother's Day. The Duggars take in the view in Central Park, and work up an appetite for a real New York pizza lunch.
2 2 "Duggars Do New York" September 29, 2008 (2008-09-29)
The Duggars' New York City adventure continues. However, Michelle and Jim Bob Duggar have a big secret ;Michelle is expecting baby number 18, and the Duggars are trying to keep the news a secret until they can surprise the other 17 children on the Today Show.
3 3 "Josh Gets Engaged" October 6, 2008 (2008-10-06)
This episode features the Duggars rules about dating and courtship and includes a hidden camera view of oldest son Josh popping the big question to his fiancee Anna on her 20th birthday.
4 4 "Duggar Dating Rules" October 6, 2008 (2008-10-06)
Josh brings Anna to Arkansas after the engagement in the last episode. The Duggars explain their beliefs about relationships with the opposite sex, where hand holding is a privilege, chaperones always accompany the couple and (in addition to their opposition to premarital sex) saving your first kiss for your wedding day is a must.
5 5 "When Big Families Collide" October 13, 2008 (2008-10-13)
The Bates clan, a fellow mega-family from Tennessee (Gil, Kelly and their 16 children, with another on the way), decide to pay the Duggars a visit to their new Arkansas home. The episode centers around the logistical challenges of nearly 40 people in one house, as well as the similarities and differences between the two families.
6 6 "Bates vs. Duggars Smackdown" October 13, 2008 (2008-10-13)
The Bates and Duggars compete in paintball and dare each other to jump out of an airplane.
7 7 "Cheaper By the Duggars" October 20, 2008 (2008-10-20)
The Duggars explain their ways of thriftiness -- they do not use credit cards, only debit cards or cash; they purchase clothing from second hand stores, groceries from Aldi, grow their own vegetables, chop firewood, to heat their home and even have a recipe to make their own laundry detergent.
8 8 "Trading Places, Duggar Style" October 27, 2008 (2008-10-27)
Each Duggar has his/her own chores (or jurisdictions, as they call them), which are somewhat gender-specific. However, Jim Bob decides that, on this day, the jurisdictions will switch and the boys will do the cooking, laundry and cleaning, while the girls learn the basics about car repairs.
9 9 "Big Family Reunion" November 3, 2008 (2008-11-03)
The Duggars take a trip to Ohio for Michelle's family reunion. On the way, the family visits the Creation Museum in Petersburg, Kentucky where animatronic dinosaurs roam the earth with Adam and Eve. Prior to the trip Michelle goes in for an ultrasound, where the family learns that their eighteenth baby is a girl.
10 10 "Duggars Learn to Drive" November 10, 2008 (2008-11-10)
Jinger successfully passes her driving test. The Duggars also celebrate Michelle's birthday and discuss their upcoming book.
11 11 "And Baby Makes 18" December 22, 2008 (2008-12-22)
The family prepares for the arrival of the newest Duggar, Jordyn-Grace Makiya who will be delivered by Caesarean.

Season 2

Starting with episode nine, the series name was changed to 18 Kids and Counting.
* One-hour episode

Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 12 "Once a Bride, Always a Duggar" January 25, 2009 (2009-01-25)
Josh and Anna plan for their upcoming wedding.
2 13 "A Left My Duggar in San Francisco" January 25, 2009 (2009-01-25)
Jim Bob and Michelle celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary in San Francisco.
3 14 "Duggars on Safari" January 27, 2009 (2009-01-27)
Jim Bob and the Duggar kids volunteer at Wild Wilderness Safari. 
4 15 "A Duggar in the Rough" January 27, 2009 (2009-01-27)
The Duggars visit Crater of Diamonds State Park. They also participate in a book signing of their book at Wal-Mart.
5 16 "A Duggar in the Rough" February 3, 2009 (2009-02-03)
The Duggars visit Crater of Diamonds State Park. They also participate in a book signing of their book at Wal-Mart.
6 17 "O Come All Ye Duggars" February 3, 2009 (2009-02-03)
The Duggars celebrate Christmas, including decorating and entering a float in the local Christmas parade.
7 18 "Duggars in El Salvador" February 17, 2009 (2009-02-17)
The Duggars go on a mission trip to El Salvador and volunteer at an orphanage.
8 19 "Duggars on a Mission" February 17, 2009 (2009-02-17)
The Duggars continue their mission trip to El Salvador, while Jim Bob struggles to learn Spanish. The Duggars throw a Christmas party for children at an orphanage to wrap up their mission trip.
9** 20 "Bringing Home Baby Duggar" February 24, 2009 (2009-02-24)
Baby Jordyn-Grace arrives home from the hospital, just in time for a family photo shoot with People magazine.
10 21 "Lights, Camera, Duggars" March 3, 2009 (2009-03-03)
The Duggars go to the San Antonio Independent Christian Film Festival where they watch movies and meet their favorite actor Kirk Cameron. The Von Trapp Children also appear briefly in this episode.
11 22 "Duggars' Room with a View" March 17, 2009 (2009-03-17)
Michelle, Jim Bob, Jessa, Jinger, and new baby Jordyn travel to New York City to appear on the television show The View.
12 23 "Duggars on Ice" April 7, 2009 (2009-04-07)
The Duggars experience an ice storm, which results in loss of electricity and the destruction of numerous trees and a shed. Jordyn also ends up in the hospital for several days due to breathing difficulties from a cold.
13 24 "Duggars' Big Thaw" April 14, 2009 (2009-04-14)
It's a big family cleanup when the Bates family arrive after the ice storm to lend the Duggars a helping hand. It shouldn't take the two unusually large families long to get the Duggars back up and running. Josh and Anna also announce Anna's pregnancy. The show also features Grandpa Duggar for the last time before his death.
14 25 "Duggars Say Goodbye" April 28, 2009 (2009-04-28)
The family mourns the loss of Jim Bob's dad, Grandpa Duggar.
15 26 "New Duggars on The Block" May 5, 2009 (2009-05-05)
Newlyweds Josh and Anna settle into their new home and contemplate parenthood. Also, Anna cooks dinner for the entire Duggar family with help from Jana and Jinger.
16 27 "Duggars on a Double Date" May 12, 2009 (2009-05-12)
Expectant parents Josh and Anna celebrate the news on a double date with Amy and her new boyfriend Mike.
17 28 "Duggars and Dentists" May 26, 2009 (2009-05-26)
Even mundane things like decorating and visiting the dentist become adventures when 18 kids are involved. In this episode the Duggars install new blinds in their home and find out a few of the kids have cavities.
18 29 "Duggar School Daze" June 2, 2009 (2009-06-02)
Because the Duggars are homeschooled they know the importance of a good education, no matter what building it takes place in. Find out how they run their own school at home. Michelle and some of the kids (the four oldest daughters, Josiah, and Jordyn) visit a neighborhood public school.
19 30 "Duggars Under the Knife" June 9, 2009 (2009-06-09)
Jana and Jill have their wisdom teeth removed.
20 31 "Big Family in Big Sandy" June 16, 2009 (2009-06-16)
Parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar decide to take their enormous family along for the ride when they embark on a road trip to Big Sandy, Texas, in order to attend an educational conference dedicated to the practice of homeschooling.
21 32 "Duggars On Wheels" June 23, 2009 (2009-06-23)
The family throws Jason a birthday party at a roller-skating rink to celebrate him turning nine years old.

Season 3

Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 33 "Oh Duggar Baby! It's a..." June 30, 2009 (2009-06-30)
Josh and Anna don't know if their first child will be a boy or girl. Josh and Anna are kept in the dark until it's revealed live on The Today Show through a special cake from Cake Boss.
2 34 "Duggars and Daughters" July 7, 2009 (2009-07-07)
Its time for Duggar father/daughter bonding; what better way to do that than at a family wilderness retreat? Jim Bob takes his older daughters and some family friends camping at the Fort Rock Family Camp.
3 35 "Duggars in Dixie" July 14, 2009 (2009-07-14)
The Duggars are packing and preparing for a trip to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Watch as the Duggars take in the best of Dixie, including a trip to Dolly Parton's famous Dixie Stampede.
4 36 "Duggars Meet Dolly" July 21, 2009 (2009-07-21)
The Duggars are at Dollywood, where they enjoy a song with Dolly Parton and ride on their own float in the Dollywood Parade.
5 37 "Duggars and Bates Reloaded" July 28, 2009 (2009-07-28)
The Duggars are on the road to visit the Bates.
6 38 "Do It Yourself Duggars" August 4, 2009 (2009-08-04)
The Duggars have settled in for an extended stay with the Bates family. Their mission, begin construction to expand the Bates' house.
7 39 "Duggars on a Deadline" August 11, 2009 (2009-08-11)
The Bates' home addition is still underway and the Duggars are there to see it through. With the house still not complete how will the big families continue to share the small spaces?
8 40 "Duggars and Dugouts" August 18, 2009 (2009-08-18)
The Duggars enjoys some of their favorite pastimes including a heated broomball match. The Duggars also get to be VIP guests at a Northwest Arkansas Naturals minor league baseball game.
9 41 "Duggars in DC" August 25, 2009 (2009-08-25)
The Duggars are on their way to Capitol Hill, Washington D.C., with a stop in Amish country.
10 42 "Star Spangled Duggars" September 1, 2009 (2009-09-01)
The Duggars make their way around Washington, D.C., visiting landmarks, volunteering at Mariam's Kitchen and even eating dinner at an Ethiopian restaurant.
11 43 "Duggars Bowled Over" September 8, 2009 (2009-09-08)
James celebrates his eighth birthday with a bowling birthday bash.
12 44 "Duggars' New Additions" September 15, 2009 (2009-09-15)
The Duggars have an even fuller house when the Wilson family, which has nine children, visits to help with some home renovations, but once things get moving, it's anyone's guess where the new additions will stop. Michelle also announced that she was pregnant with Josie.
13 45 "Duggar on a Diet" September 22, 2009 (2009-09-22)
Jim Bob decides to go on a diet just as the daughters of soundman Mr. Jim come to meet the Duggars.
14 46 "Duggars Say Yes to the Dress" September 29, 2009 (2009-09-29)
Jim Bob and Michelle prepare to walk down the aisle again after 25 years of marriage and, in honor of the milestone, the Duggars visit Kleinfelds in New York to find Michelle's dream wedding dress.
15 47 "20 Years, 20 Duggars" October 6, 2009 (2009-10-06)
The Duggars aren't the typical family, but with twenty family members and twenty years under their belts they've made it work. Jim Bob and Michelle take a look back at their beginnings as a family and strengthen their future by renewing their vows.
16 48 "Duggars at the Doctor" October 13, 2009 (2009-10-13)
Michelle helps Anna prepare for the delivery of her baby by going to a doctor's appointment, then taking a trip to the consignment shop.
17 49 "First GrandDuggar!" October 13, 2009 (2009-10-13)
Josh and Anna welcome their daughter, Mackynzie Renee, into the world; they prepare for the home birth of their baby girl and introduce her to her 18 aunts and uncles.
18 50 "Old McDuggar Had a Farm" October 20, 2009 (2009-10-20)
The family takes a trip to Oklahoma where "the wind comes sweepin' down the plain" to see what life is like on a working farm.
19 51 "You Ask, Duggars Answer" October 27, 2009 (2009-10-27)
The Duggar family answers viewers' most frequently asked questions.
20 52 "Run Duggars, Run" October 27, 2009 (2009-10-27)
The Duggars participate in the "Run for a Child" race, but will Jim Bob's decision to wear jeans keep him from crossing the finish line?
21 53 "Duggars on Stage" November 3, 2009 (2009-11-03)
The Duggars go to see the musical of Noah's Ark on stage and are asked to participate in the show.
22 54 "Duggars Fly the Coop" November 10, 2009 (2009-11-10)
The Duggars visit an ostrich farm and get to bring home a family-sized treat as a special souvenir.
23 55 "Duggars Jump For Joy" November 17, 2009 (2009-11-17)
The Duggars celebrate Joy-Anna's birthday as she turns 12 years old with a rock climbing party, laser tag, and a special gift.
24 56 "GrandDuggar: First Month" November 24, 2009 (2009-11-24)
Josh and Anna reflect how the new family of three is doing just a month after Mackynzie was born.
25 57 "A Mountain of Duggars" December 1, 2009 (2009-12-01)
The Duggars take a fall foliage trip to Asheville, North Carolina and while there, they visit the Biltmore Estate and pick apples.
26 58 "Duggars and Bates Reunion" December 8, 2009 (2009-12-08)
The Duggars go to Pigeon Forge to help ring in the Christmas season and enjoy a reunion with the Bates family, who just welcomed their 17th baby.
27 59 "Designing Duggars" December 15, 2009 (2009-12-15)
The Duggars and Wilsons help the Bates family finish their home renovation project while facing the challenges of trying to get everything done within a one-week deadline while 40 children are running around.
28 60 "Duggars in the Sky" December 22, 2009 (2009-12-22)
The family meets the Nashville Predators hockey team. When the crew brings in a helicopter to film aerial shots, the kids get to see their house from a whole new height.

Season 4

  • One hour episode.
    • Starting with this season, the show's title was changed to 19 Kids and Counting.
Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 61 "Special Duggar Delivery" January 31, 2010 (2010-01-31)
The premature birth of their nineteenth baby, Josie Brooklyn, is covered in this special.
2 62 "Josie Duggar's First Christmas" February 2, 2010 (2010-02-02)
The Duggars have already received an early Christmas present - the nineteenth Duggar, Josie. In celebration, the Duggars recount Christmases past.
3 63 "Duggars Fly South" February 9, 2010 (2010-02-09)
Josh, Anna and Mackynzie take a trip to Florida to visit Anna's family for the first time since Mackynzie was born and they make a special stop to reminisce about how they started their family.
4 64 "Duggars Movin' Out" February 16, 2010 (2010-02-16)
With Josie still in the neonatal intensive care unit, the Duggar family make the decision to move to Little Rock, Arkansas, to be closer to her. However, with Jim Bob and Michelle busy with Josie, it's up to Grandma Duggar to set up the new home and watch over the little kids.
5 65 "Duggars Dig In" February 23, 2010 (2010-02-23)
Now that the Duggar family has made the move to Little Rock, they are finally getting back into their daily routine, but first they need to take a trip to the grocery store to shop for their family. Also, Josie reaches an important milestone in her growth; Jim Bob and the older girls give blood.
6 66 "Duggars Under Water" March 2, 2010 (2010-03-02)
The Duggar family takes a trip to see the USS Razorback submarine, but back home, John David and Joseph have to fix a major water leak in one of their father's rental properties. Also, new baby Josie continues to makes progress.
7 67 "Josie Duggar's First Hug" March 9, 2010 (2010-03-09)
The Duggars adjust to life in Little Rock getting back to their school work. The kids explain how they deal with homeschooling while away from home. Also, Michelle is able to hold little Josie for the first time.
8 68 "Driving Miss Duggars" March 16, 2010 (2010-03-16)
Josh, Anna, and Mackynzie get a visit from the oldest Duggar daughters, as they head back to Springdale, Arkansas, to tie up some loose ends.
9 69 "Duggars in the Driver's Seat" March 23, 2010 (2010-03-23)
Joseph and Josiah return to their home in Springdale to do some work on it. They also help out at the car lot with Josh and Anna as Anna sells her first vehicle.
10 70 "Duggars and DJs" March 30, 2010 (2010-03-30)
The Duggars participate in a radio fundraiser in an effort to give back to Arkansas Children's Hospital, which has been taking care of Josie.
11 71 "Josie Duggar Sisterhood" April 6, 2010 (2010-04-06)
The Duggars spend the day out and about in Little Rock, which includes a trip to the Discovery Museum. When Michelle and Jim Bob get sick, Jana and Jill visit their littlest sister, Josie and hold her for the very first time.
12 72 "Josie Duggar Meets the Bates" April 13, 2010 (2010-04-13)
Gil and Kelly Bates, along with their 17 children, travel to Little Rock to meet Josie for the first time. The families also visit a new church.
13 73 "Josie Duggar's 1st Shoes" April 20, 2010 (2010-04-20)
With Josie still in the hospital, the Duggars keep finding ways to welcome her to the family. Anna and Amy take a knitting class and make Josie her first pair of shoes - baby booties.
14 74 "Duggar Mountain Way" April 27, 2010 (2010-04-27)
The Duggars plan a day trip to Pinnacle Mountain complete with hiking, camouflage demonstration, and a picnic. Will the family ruin their appetites when the Pinnacle Mountain tour guides ask them to become members of the "I Ate a Bug Club"?
15 75 "Duggar Heavy Metal" May 4, 2010 (2010-05-04)
The Duggars visit Stone County Ironworks to learn about the art of being a blacksmith. They also get to make their own ironworking project and listen to authentic bluegrass music.
16* 76 "Josie Comes Home" May 9, 2010 (2010-05-09)
Josie finally reunites with the rest of the family in the Little Rock home after four months in the hospital.
17 77 "Duggars at the Hospital" May 11, 2010 (2010-05-11)
Jim Bob and some of the Duggar kids return to their home in Springdale to do some spring cleaning in preparation for Josie's homecoming. However, when she has a setback, the family must reunite in Little Rock once again.
18 78 "Duggars Go Wild" May 18, 2010 (2010-05-18)
Jim Bob and the children take a trip to the Little Rock Zoo. Also, Jim Bob and Michelle are able to witness another premature baby being treated while they are at the hospital to visit Josie.
19 79 "Duggar Home Alone" May 25, 2010 (2010-05-25)
Jim Bob takes the children on a trip to Big Sandy, Texas to attend the ATI Home School Conference, while Michelle gets to spend some rare alone time at home and visits Josie at the hospital.

Season 5

Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 80 "Duggar Dilemmas" August 3, 2010 (2010-08-03)
While doctors struggle to determine what's wrong with Josie's digestive system, Michelle and Jim Bob decide it's time for the other children to return home.
2 81 "Digesting Duggars" August 3, 2010 (2010-08-03)
Doctors make a breakthrough with Josie when they determine the cause of her digestive problems; she is lactose intolerant. The family goes to a Mexican restaurant for Jill's 19th birthday. Meanwhile, Jana and John-David take off on their trip to Asia.
3 82 "Duggars Go Hollywood" August 10, 2010 (2010-08-10)
The Duggars visit the set of the new film, Courageous. Meanwhile, Michelle continues to learn how to take care of Josie on her own back in Little Rock. This episodes features Alex Kendrick, Stephen Kendrick and Harris Malcolm.
4 83 "Duggar Want a Cracker" August 17, 2010 (2010-08-17)
On the way back from Georgia, the Duggars stop by to see the Bates family and together, the families visit a parrot sanctuary in Pigeon Forge.
5 84 "Duggars Chicken Out" August 24, 2010 (2010-08-24)
The Duggars are planning on packing up and bring Josie home, but their trip back to their home in Tontitown, Arkansas is delayed when twelve of the kids come down with chicken pox.
6 85 "Josie Duggar Home at Last" August 31, 2010 (2010-08-31)
The Duggars pack up their home away from home to make the trip back to Tontitown, where Josie is finally reunited with her siblings.
7 86 "Testy Duggars" September 7, 2010 (2010-09-07)
The Duggars adjust to life with a preemie and Josie gets a new doctor, who tests her development and growth.
8 87 "Duggars Do Dinner" September 14, 2010 (2010-09-14)
The Duggars are planning on having a dinner party and they invite two other large families to join in for a fun, and crowded, evening and get an update on the three youngest Duggars - Jordyn, Josie, and granddaughter, Mackynzie. It is also announced that a crewman (Jon Boyle) and his wife are expecting their first child.
9 88 "Duggars Say Cheese" September 21, 2010 (2010-09-21)
The Duggars decide it's time to take new family photos now that Josie is home. After the pictures are taken, Josie is off to a check-up where she gets another type of shot.
10 89 "A Tale of Two Duggars" September 28, 2010 (2010-09-28)
Now that everyone is back in Tontitown, Jim Bob and Michelle, along with their kids, settle back into their daily routine. Also, Josh and Anna, along with Mackynzie, show what their daily life is like for their smaller family.
11 90 "Duggar in Stitches" October 5, 2010 (2010-10-05)
The Duggars embark on a media tour with appearances on The Today Show and a photo shoot with People, but when a young Duggar has to take an emergency trip to the doctor will the family be camera ready in time?
12 91 "Deep Dish Duggars" October 12, 2010 (2010-10-12)
Jessa, Jinger, and two of their closest friends, Michaela and Erin Bates, travel to Chicago, to attend a music seminar, as well as to tour the city. Meanwhile, back at home in Arkansas, Jim Bob organizes the kids to wash the family cars.
13 92 "Duggar Diagnosis" October 19, 2010 (2010-10-19)
It's a bittersweet time for the Duggars as Michelle finds out that her gallbladder, an initial cause of Josie's premature birth, may need more medical attention than originally thought.
14 93 "Duggar Day Out" October 26, 2010 (2010-10-26)
Anna takes a few of her sisters-in-law for a girls day out - complete with ice cream and shopping. Josh is hard at work at the car lot.
15 94 "Duggars on Fire" November 2, 2010 (2010-11-02)
Anna decides to turn up the heat with fashion and makes "fire skirts" for the girls to wear when they volunteer at the local fire department.
16 95 "Duggars Take a Dip" November 9, 2010 (2010-11-09)
The Duggar kids take a swimming lesson and have some fun in the water. Michelle visits a Mother's Morning Out Program, to share her child-raising tips.
17 96 "Duggar Daddy On Duty" November 16, 2010 (2010-11-16)
While Michelle and Josie pay a visit to the pediatrician, Jim Bob takes Josiah out on the open road to practice driving before his driver's test. Later, Jim Bob is on daddy-duty all by himself looking after both Jordyn and Josie.
18 97 "Duggars Make a Movie" November 21, 2010 (2010-11-21)
After years of being the family in front of the cameras, it's the Duggars turn to make their own episode, as the kids produce, film and star in their own special.
19 98 "Duggars and Sluggers" November 23, 2010 (2010-11-23)
Jim Bob and the kids take in the sights of Louisville, Kentucky, which includes a stop at the famous Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory. Back home, Michelle takes care of Josie and prepares to leave her with a babysitter so she can reunite with the family.
20 99 "Duggars Speak Out" November 30, 2010 (2010-11-30)
Still in Kentucky, the Duggars have a speaking engagement in front of the largest audience they've ever had.
21 100 "GrandDuggar First Birthday" December 7, 2010 (2010-12-07)
The First GrandDuggar, Mackynzie, turns one, celebrating with her parents, grandparents, and 18 aunts and uncles with a Duggar-sized party. The family has another reason to celebrate when some surprising news is shared, Anna is pregnant with her and Josh's second baby.

Season 6

Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 101 "Duggars Shoot for the Sky" January 24, 2011 (2011-01-24)
Jessa's turning 18 and her parents and siblings, have a very special celebration planned, complete with a shooting range and skydiving. When Michelle takes a pregnancy test, will she be able to join in on the fun?
2 102 "Duggars Rock the Vote" January 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)
John-David decides to follow in his father's footsteps and run for political office with the support of the Duggar clan. Later, Joseph follows in his older siblings' footsteps by getting braces. Finally, Josh and Anna give an update on Anna's pregnancy.
3 103 "Donating Duggars" January 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)
The family receives a special visitor of Dr. Charles Stanley, a renowned preacher. The Duggars help the community when they donate their time and a building to the volunteer fire department. Later, they are off to Oklahoma to make supply parachutes for persecuted Colombians.
4 104 "Duggars Rock & Record" February 7, 2011 (2011-02-07)
The Duggars have a busy day when family friends visit for lunch, Michelle records an audio book and the family returns to Little Rock to help serve dinner at a fish fry.
5 105 "Duggars Act Out" February 7, 2011 (2011-02-07)
The family takes a day trip to visit the set of a Passion Play, only to find out that the Duggars would become extras in the performance. Back at home, Jill gives Josie her first piano lesson.
6 106 "Duggars All Aboard" February 14, 2011 (2011-02-14)
Joy-Anna turns thirteen! The family celebrates Duggar-style with a train ride adventure and an ice cream party. When the train has some unexpected guests, will her birthday celebration come to a sudden stop?
7 107 "Duggars Explore Central America" February 21, 2011 (2011-02-21)
Jim Bob and eleven of the kids are headed to Central America, to help those in need, leaving Michelle at home with the seven youngest kids and not much help.
8 108 "Duggars Make a Difference" February 28, 2011 (2011-02-28)
Jim Bob and his kids speak with Honduran diplomats, try some of their Honduran food and visit the Mayan ruins.
9 109 "Josie's First Birthday" March 7, 2011 (2011-03-07)
The Duggars celebrate a milestone: Josie's first birthday.
10 110 "Duggars Deliver" March 14, 2011 (2011-03-14)
Michelle takes care of the little ones and catches up on her housework; while Anna discovers that it's not easy to care for Mackynzie while pregnant. It is also revealed in this episode that Josh and Anna's second child will be a boy.
11 111 "Duggars in the Zone" March 21, 2011 (2011-03-21)
Josh and Anna are on a deadline to move their second used car lot, but due to zoning laws, they might not be able to make the move after all.
12 112 "Duggars & Bates: 37 & Counting" March 28, 2011 (2011-03-28)
The Bates visit the Duggars. They are going to go to the George Washington Carver Monument, but a cold spreads through the two families, which might ruin their plans.

[edit] Season 7

  • One hour episode.
Ep # Total Title Airdate
1* 113 "Duggars Hit the Slopes" June 7, 2011 (2011-06-07)
The Duggars go to Colorado to try skiing for the first time.
2 114 "Kids to the Rescue" June 14, 2011 (2011-06-14)
While Jim Bob and Michelle are in El Salvador, the kids come to Josie's rescue.
3 115 "Duggars Focus on Family" June 14, 2011 (2011-06-14)
The Duggars share their secrets of running a large family. Also they conquer the fear of heights.
4* 116 "First Grandson" June 19, 2011 (2011-06-19)
Josh and Anna introduce their new baby boy, Michael James, to the world.
5 117 "Duggars Get Dirty" June 21, 2011 (2011-06-21)
Watch as this family of 21 comes together to clean up some of Jim Bob's rental properties. But the Duggars are not all work and no play, as they show when the family celebrates Joseph's 16th birthday.
6 118 "Duggars Snowed In" June 28, 2011 (2011-06-28)
When the worst snowstorm in Arkansas history hits the Duggars' hometown, the family is engulfed in a real winter wonderland. Watch as they weather the winter-weather with sledding, making snow cream and lending a hand to their neighbors in need.
7 119 "Duggar Boys Day Out" July 5, 2011 (2011-07-05)
Jackson gets to hang out with the older Duggar boys as they demolish and renovate the new car lot.
8 120 "Duggars, Doctors, Discipline" July 12, 2011 (2011-07-12)
Michelle takes Josie for a check-up; Jessa shows discipline to get the younger Duggars down for a nap.
9 121 "Duggar Dental Drama" July 19, 2011 (2011-07-19)
Jessa, Jinger, Joseph and Josh all go under the knife for wisdom teeth extractions -- on the same day. But when Josh and Joseph miss a crucial step in preparing for the surgery, they become the ones who need a little wisdom.
10 122 "Duggars Respond & Rescue" July 26, 2011 (2011-07-26)
The Duggars celebrate Grandma's 70th birthday; the Duggars rush to help the search and rescue efforts in Joplin.
11 123 "Manhattan Duggars" August 2, 2011 (2011-08-02)
The Duggars head to NYC to kick off their book tour; Jim Bob, Michelle and all 19 kids try to navigate the NYC subway system.
12 124 "Duggars, Dates, and Dan" August 2, 2011 (2011-08-02)
Dan Harris visits the Duggars for a day; the older girls host a dating seminar; Michelle is concerned when Josie becomes sick.

Season 8

  • One hour episode.
Ep # Total Title Airdate
1 125 "Duggar Grandson on Board" September 27, 2011 (2011-09-27)
The Duggar's first grandson is havinga full day of firsts; baby Michael has his very first checkup---complete with his first shot, meets his cousin, Amy, for the first time, and is a guest at his first birthday party.
2 126 "Duggars Over the Edge" September 27, 2011 (2011-09-27)
Watch as the large family visits one of the largest waterfalls in North America -- Niagara Falls. But with Duggars' proneness to motion sickness ever present, will they enjoy their maiden voyage or will they rock the boat with seasickness?
3 127 "Duggar Campout" October 4, 2011 (2011-10-04)
The Duggars are roughing it - sort of! Jim Bob sets up a tent for an at-home campout, complete with S'mores and scary stories. But when the summer temperatures soar, will the family be able to stand the heat or will they have to get out of the tent?
4 128 "Schoolhouse Duggars" October 4, 2011 (2011-10-04)
Watch as Michelle demonstrates her homeschooling skills as the family prepares for their annual ATI Conference in Big Sandy, Texas. Then the Duggar kids put what they've learned to practice visiting a Spanish tutor and ordering in Spanish at a restaurant.
5 129 "TBA [1]" October 11, 2011 (2011-10-11)
The Duggars are in Atlanta for a little work and a lot of play. After attending a speaking engagement, it's time for some fun in the water, jet skiing, tubing and wake boarding. But happiness turns to worry when one Duggar has a terrifying accident.
6 130 "TBA [2]" October 11, 2011 (2011-10-11)
The Duggars are under water - in an aquarium that is! The Duggars continue their visit in Atlanta, Georgia with their first ever trip to an aquarium. Later, the family meets professional surfer and shark attack survivor Bethany Hamilton.
7 131 "TBA [3]" October 18, 2011 (2011-10-18)
It's a full house when the Duggars visit their friends, the Bates! Watch as the two large families combine their 38 kids and counting for some fellowship and fun. And the Bates' oldest son, Zach makes a very special announcement...
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