16 Kids and Counting

A section for my posts and interviews with the families from the UK tv series 16 kids and counting

20 Kids and Counting The Aftermath

20 Kids and Counting The Aftermath

When watching 20 Kids and Counting maybe I had a biased view. I have been following the UK’s largest family, The Radford Family, since their show 15 Kids and Counting. I have had the opportunity to have numerous interviews with them and even had the pleasure of actually meeting Sue and Noel Radford. But there’s(…)

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How to budget for a big family

How to budget for a big family

Creating a budget is nobody’s idea of fun, but a properly planned out budget can do wonders when it comes to improving your life – especially if you’re doing so for a large family. That said, it certainly has its challenges and can be an expensive task due to the number of people living under(…)

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International Women’s Day Hanns Big Sleepout

International Women’s Day Hanns Big Sleepout

International Women’s Day Hanns Big Sleepout International Women’s Day #iwd2014 is this Saturday, March 8th 2014, so I wanted to share with you what the inspirational mother of 12 Emma Hann is up to now, which includes promoting the Big Sleepout 2014. Emma Hann has been helping to run Graham’s Soup Kitchen on a Saturday night, which(…)

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#16KidsandCounting The Hann Wedding

#16KidsandCounting The Hann Wedding

Below I’ll be examining the Hann from the TV Show 16kidsandcounting Shown on Channel 4 9th April 2013 9pm, quotes mentioned below are as mentioned in the series on Channel 4 should you wish to watch this yourself. Those in italics are exclusively from Emma Hann herself.  All non specific opinions given are my own.(…)

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Radford Renewal and Hann Wedding – Tonight on #16KidsandCounting

Radford Renewal and Hann Wedding – Tonight on #16KidsandCounting

Bad news this week is the last of the 16 Kids and Counting documentaries Channel 4 Tuesday 9th April 2013 9pm. But what better way to end the documentary than with a couple of weddings. The series started with the Radford family (also known as that nice family that own the Bakery) and so it(…)

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One More for Luck – The Allans #16KidsandCounting

Below I’ll be examining the Allans from the TV Show 16kidsandcounting Shown on Channel 4 2nd April 2013 9pm, all quotes mentioned below are as mentioned in the series on Channel 4 should you wish to watch this yourself. All non specific opinions given are my own. The Allans, Amanda and Tony, from Sunderland have(…)

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The Freer Family – Large Family with Children with Disabilities #16KidsandCounting

The Freer Family – Large Family with Children with Disabilities #16KidsandCounting

“We may not work at the moment, but if we could we would be at the moment it’s not possible. Just because we aren’t working it doesn’t mean our children won’t, as both of our eldest daughters are following their dreams.” Until 5 years ago Gary Freer, father of 9 (Abbie 17, Hannah 16, Jordan 15,(…)

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16 Kids and Counting Episode 1: The Radfords

16 Kids and Counting Episode 1: The Radfords

Last night kicked off the new series of 16 Kids and Counting on Channel 4. The programme is narrated by Kris Marshall saying that UK families are shrinking. That most of us have 2 children or less.  But some extraordinary families are bucking the trend: Having 10, 12 or even 16 kids. Where mealtimes are(…)

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16 Kids and Counting Interview with Sue Radford: Part 3

16 Kids and Counting Interview with Sue Radford: Part 3

The New Show 16 kids and Counting airs on 11th January 2012  Channel 4 9pm The whole family are also appearing on This Morning which involves a trip to London. Sue Radford, now a mother of 16 children and a grandmother agreed to an interview with me. See PART ONE HERE and PART TWO HERE   Do you have any financial advice to give? You bought(…)

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16 Kids and Counting: Interview with Sue Radford Part 2

16 Kids and Counting: Interview with Sue Radford Part 2

I think that no matter what you do as a parent, whatever approach you take, then there’s always going to be someone telling you that their way is better, but with 16 Children I think that the Radfords are more in a position than most to comment. The New Show 16 kids and Counting airs on 11th(…)

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