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Kate Plus Eight
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.
Originally posted 03/18/2014 11:35AM
Kate and her eight are heading back to where it all started – for one night only.
It's been more than two years since TLC viewers have peered into the lives of Kate Gosselin and her sizable Pennsylvania brood, and in June the cable channel that launched the family into reality show superstardom will air a one-hour special catching up viewers on their lives, PEOPLE confirms exclusively.
The special promises to touch on how all eight kids have grown, what their interests are currently and the latest on Kate's life and career. Viewers will also get a look back at some of the Gosselins' favorite memories. The sextuplets – Alexis, Hannah, Aaden, Collin, Leah, and Joel – are nearly 10, while older sisters Mady and Cara are officially teenagers at 13.
Originally posted 08/14/2013 08:00AM
It's been more than two years since Kate Gosselin and her brood of eight – twins Mady and Cara, 12, and sextuplets Alexis, Collin, Hannah, Joel, Leah and Aaden, 9 – appeared on their own TV series, and the single mom is decidedly humble about her circumstances.
"I'm living very carefully these days," Gosselin tells PEOPLE in its latest issue, on newsstands Friday.
Now that her TLC reality show is a thing of the past, the matriarch is making ends meet "piecing and patching together" an income from a variety of projects, she says.
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