I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again. I never imagined I’d be the mother of a “large” family. There was a time I thought we would only have four kids, and God has blessed us with six. Over the years I have learned some tips and tricks for managing such a big family of little people. I love to share all of those resources and advice with you, too. I hope you find these large family living tips helpful if you’re raising a troop of your own!
Large Family Living
When it comes to raising a large family, there is a lot to consider. How many children is enough? How are you going to feed them all? Where is everyone going to sleep? As our family grows, it is my hope to update this section with more posts about managing all aspects of family life with a large family. Here’s what I have so far!
This is a funny look at what I’ve learned about having a large family, at least where I live. It’s a little different than having a “normal” sized family.
We downsized our home, but have added more people! How do we make a smaller house work for a large family? This post helps explain it.
When you have a lot of people, you have a lot of stuff. You will need to get creative with storage solutions. This post explains how we store our stuff!
Ever wonder how it is possible to raise a bunch of kids on one income? This post provides practical, get real tips to help you do it.
How does a large family handle all of those birthdays? Here’s how we do it!
Ah, the laundry piles. They are huge in a large family. Here’s how I tackle my laundry, plus a free printable laundry schedule!
Moving a large family isn’t easy. Here are some packing tips for getting your home all packed up!
How in the world can you manage chores in a large family home? Learn what we do!
If you have a large family, chances are you’ve been pregnant a few times. I’ve compiled a list of all of my best pregnancy tips if you’re going through that stage of life.
Do you have a large family? I’d love to hear your best tips for managing your people!
Curious how we do Christmas in our large family? Here are some ideas for affordable large family Christmas gift ideas.