When I write about stuff like going camping, I always make some crack about how crazy we are to be doing this with nine kids, aged fifteen and under. Nine kids, wacka wacka!
The truth is, I'm making these jokes out of habit. On our way home, husband and I actually marveled at how much crazier it would have been to try to go camping with, say, three or four kids.
Yes, lots of things are harder when you have lots of kids. But lots of things really are easier. Part of that is because of who we've become through having nine kids, and part is just because of the actual kids themselves. Here are a few big family perks that revealed themselves on our recent trip:
It's easier to...READ MORE