Woman Gives Birth to 8 Babies!

octuplets born in californiaA woman in California gave birth to octuplets yesterday. Octuplets. That's eight babies. Can you imagine? It's only the second known set of octuplets to be born in the United States. The news reported that forty-six people were involved in the deliveries. I wonder if that included the one amazing mama.


She gave birth to six boys and two girls via C-section. The doctors were only expecting seven babies, but were surprised by an eighth. I bet the mom and dad were pretty surprised too. Guess they'd better run out and buy another car seat!

I think having eight kids would be fun—but not all at once.

What do you think would be the hardest thing about having that many babies? The diaper changing? The feeding? The crying?

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