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19 Kids and Counting Recap: 19 Things We Learned About Jessa Before Her Wedding

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: 19 Things We Learned About Jessa Before Her Wedding

Originally posted 03/24/2015 10:00PM

With Jessa Duggar's new life with Ben Seewald just two days away, this week's episode of 19 Kids and Counting was all about Jessa, 22.

In lieu of a traditional bachelor/bachelorette party, the happy couple decided to host a game of flag football; interspersed with that footage were clips of the Duggar family's fond remembrances of Jessa.

Thanks to the rest of the Duggar clan, here are 19 things we learned about Jessa on this week's 19 Kids.

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19 Kids and Counting Sneak Peek: The Duggar Version of a Bachelor Party Is a Flag Football Game (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/24/2015 01:20PM

If Las Vegas debauchery isn't your speed, Jessa and Ben Seewald have a more wholesome idea.

In this week's 19 Kids and Counting, the soon-to-be newlyweds celebrate their upcoming nuptials with a flag football game. Judging by the exclusive clip shared with PEOPLE, it looks like patriarch Jim Bob, 49, will give Ben, 19, a run for his money.

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Jill (Duggar) Dillard: Baby Dilly Is 'Moving Around a Lot' (PHOTO)

Originally posted 03/18/2015 10:45AM

With Jill Dillard set to give birth to her first child with husband Derick any day now, baby Dilly was nearly a Texas baby!

Away from their home state of Arkansas, the Dillards spent som quality time together on a pre-baby family vacation.

But don't worry – they planned for the possibility that baby Dilly might arrive in advance of his March 24 due date. "We contacted midwives in Texas while we were there just to be safe," Jill tells PEOPLE. "There is a lot of support there, and we felt secure being there."

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: Michelle and Jim Bob Teach Jessa and Ben How to Kiss in Marriage Counseling

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: Michelle and Jim Bob Teach Jessa and Ben How to Kiss in Marriage Counseling

Originally posted 03/17/2015 10:00PM

With Jessa and Ben Seewald's wedding just days away, the Duggar household went into hardcore preparation mode on Tuesday's episode of 19 Kids and Counting.

Between dress fittings and wedding bands, however, the happy couple managed to squeeze in a group date with the Dillards as well as some final marriage counseling in which Jessa's parents Michelle and Jim Bob made sure that Jessa and Ben knew how to kiss properly on the big day.

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: The Duggars Get Fit as Michelle Opens Up About Her Past Eating Disorder

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: The Duggars Get Fit as Michelle Opens Up About Her Past Eating Disorder

Originally posted 03/10/2015 10:00PM

The overarching theme of this week's 19 Kids and Counting was health and wellness.

Michelle, 49, opened up about her struggle with disordered eating as a teen, and the whole Duggar clan got involved in getting fit. (Even Josie, 5, flexed her tiny muscles!)

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Michelle Duggar Opens Up About Struggling With Bulimia (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/10/2015 11:10AM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4101818172001" "" "" "auto"] Michelle Duggar, mother of the 19 kids featured on TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids and Counting, opens up in Tuesday's episode, airing at 9:30 p.m., about the eating disorder she battled earlier in her life.

"Before I came to know the Lord, I had been struggling in my self worth, just feeling like I needed to measure up to all my friends," Michelle, 48, says in the clip. "I began to have a wrong view of who I was, I gained weight so easily."

"I ended up starting a bad habit of making myself get sick after I ate," she continues. "As I was in that process, no one knew."

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19 Kids & Counting Recap: Jessa and Ben Receive Their Wedding Invitations, Shop for Flowers

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19 Kids & Counting Recap: Jessa and Ben Receive Their Wedding Invitations, Shop for Flowers

Originally posted 03/03/2015 10:00PM

While much of the focus of this season of 19 Kids & Counting has so far been placed on Jessa and Ben Seewald's wedding planning, this week paid some more attention to Josh, Anna and even Jim Bob and John David.

Of course, nothing in the Duggar family is more exciting than a wedding – save for perhaps a birth – and so we still got plenty of behind-the-scenes looks at Jessa and Ben's eventual 1,000-person wedding extravaganza.

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Is Josh and Anna Duggar's Fourth Child a Boy or a Girl?

Originally posted 03/02/2015 07:35AM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4087236930001" "" "" "auto"] When Anna and Josh Duggar started guessing the sex of their fourth child, who is expected to arrive in early July, they found a family divided.

"Josh thought it was a boy, I thought it was a girl," Anna, 26, tells PEOPLE. And the couple's kids Mackynzie, 5, Michael, 3, and Marcus, 1?

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: Jill and Jessa Prepare for Two Life-Changing Events

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19 Kids and Counting Recap: Jill and Jessa Prepare for Two Life-Changing Events

Originally posted 02/24/2015 10:00PM

On this week's 19 Kids and Counting, while Jill met with her fellow midwives and had to contend with the idea of giving birth herself, Jessa continued planning her wedding to Ben Seewald.

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19 Kids & Counting Sneak Peek: Jill and Derick Dillard Hear Their Son's Heartbeat

Originally posted 02/24/2015 03:00PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4076868378001" "" "" "auto"] They've come a long way, baby.

In an exclusive sneak peek of TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids & Counting, airing Tuesday at 9:30 p.m., Jill and Derick Dillard go to their very first midwife appointment – and hear their baby boy's heartbeat for the first time.

Last week's season premiere ranked as the No. 1 cable program with women on Tuesday night, according to a press release from TLC.

This week will feature two episodes back-to-back: First, fans will get to watch Jill's younger sister Jessa Duggar, 22, go shopping for wedding dresses; then Jill and Derick give an on-the-scene look at a meeting with their midwifery team.

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