03:52 PM EDT 01/25/2016
Kate Plus Eight
Kate Plus Date! Kate Gosselin Tells Blind Date That the Man Wooing Her (and Her Eight Kids) Has to Be 'Tough'
Originally posted 01/19/2016 12:00PM
In an exclusive sneak peek at Tuesday's Kate Plus 8, Gosselin goes on a blind date, but she isn't shy about telling him exactly what she demands in a suitor.
"I do know that the person that comes around and sticks around – like if you are willing to take on eight kids, you have to be pretty darn tough, like, from the get-go," the 40-year-old mom of twins and sextuplets tells her date over dinner.
"I think that in itself will be the ready-made test."
Originally posted 11/11/2015 10:00AM
"Since being divorced, I can't even really say I'm in the world of dating because I don't get it," Gosselin says in an exclusive sneak peek clip at the TLC hit's upcoming premiere.
But that didn't stop the success of her very first blind date.
Kate Plus 8 Sneak Peek: Kate Gosselin Embraces 'Chilling Out' While Planning the Sextuplets' 11th Birthday Party (VIDEO)
Originally posted 06/30/2015 09:30AM
On last week's Kate Plus 8, Kate Gosselin marked her big 4-0, now she's turning her attention toward the sextuplets as they celebrate their 11th birthday. (Yes, you read that right: Alexis, Aaden, Leah, Colin, Hannah and Joel are 11 – and we're all very, very old.)
In an exclusive sneak peek at Tuesday's episode Kate says one of the benefits of age is that she doesn't sweat the small stuff anymore: "I am relaxing, chilling out. And I can tell that about myself. I kind of laugh at myself," she says.
"Things that used to really send me over the edge, now I'm just like, 'Hey, whatever.' I just can't be spending my energy on the meltdown of the century every time something little happens."
Originally posted 06/23/2015 09:00AM
"I want people to stop asking me if I'm dating," the Kate Plus 8 star says decisively. "I would like that to end."
Five years after a painful and very public divorce, Kate says the dating question offends her most because it's "a reminder that here I am, it's just me."
Originally posted 01/15/2015 06:10PM
More than five years since her divorce from Jon, Kate Gosselin says she would like to remarry – and her children want their mom to walk down the aisle again, too.
Originally posted 08/31/2014 11:00AM
Look at the school daze in those Gosselin faces!
Originally posted 08/18/2014 07:15PM
Kate Gosselin hasn't finished up her run on TLC just yet.
The cable network has ordered more installments of Kate Plus 8 to air in December.
TLC says the cameras will follow Gosselin and her brood as they travel to Boston and explore the New England area as part of their family vacation.
Viewers will also be treated to the Gosselin kids' final days of summer as their mom prepares for another year of school. Cara and Mady will enter eighth grade, while the sextuplets – Alexis, Hannah, Aaden, Collin, Leah and Joel – will go into the fourth grade.
Originally posted 06/25/2014 02:35PM
Kate Gosselin looks like she has her life under control, but she wants the world to know it's not easy being a single mom to eight kids.
Originally posted 06/18/2014 01:40PM
Raising eight children can be a circus – a comparison Kate Gosselin took to heart to celebrate her sextuplets' birthday.
Dressed as a clown for her kids' big day, Gosselin threw a carnival-themed bash for the youngest in her very busy brood: Aaden, Collin, Joel, Leah, Alexis and Hannah. The sextuplets turned 10 years old on May 10, and TLC captured all the fun for the family's two-part return to reality TV.
Originally posted 05/27/2014 09:35AM
Kate Gosselin and her brood return for a two-hour Kate Plus 8 special next month on TLC. And judging by this exclusive preview, family life is just as hectic for the reality mom – though her tactics have become perhaps a little more devious.
"It's all still happening, with or without cameras," she says. "I'm getting older, tireder, more worn out. The kids are getting older and smarter and giving me a run for my money, daily and hourly and moment by moment."
Two and a half years after the show went off the air, twin girls Cara and Mady are now 13, and the sextuplets – daughters Leah, Alexis and Hannah, and sons Aaden, Collin and Joel – just turned 10 on May 10.
Top 5 Most Voted Stories
Woman Runs London Marathon Without a Tampon, Bleeds Freely to Raise Awareness
Steve Harvey: I Was Homeless for Three Years
Jessica Simpson Shows Off 60-Lb. Weight Loss
Ohio State Marching Band Moonwalks in Michael Jackson Tribute
The Duggars Respond to Reports That Josh Duggar Was Accused of Child Molestation
Top 10 News Categories
The most buzzed about stars this minute!
Treat Yourself! 4 Preview Issues
More On PEOPLE.com
Got a News Tip?
Send it to our People.com editors!