‘Counting On’: Some of The Duggar Kids Were Suspiciously Quiet on Mother’s Day

by Jeremy Spirogis
The Duggar family appears on

is the mom of 19 youngsters. With such an expansive household, one
would anticipate that Michelle would have obtained an outpouring of beautiful social
media messages. While just a few of the Duggar children reached out on Instagram to want
their mom a really joyful Mother’s
there have been a few Duggar children who had been suspiciously quiet. Neither
Joy-Anna Duggar nor Jill Duggar took the chance to shout out their mother.
While many household followers agree that the absence of a message from Joy-Anna most likely
doesn’t imply a lot, the dearth of a Mother’s Day shoutout from Jill appears to talk

Jessa, Jinger, and Jana all wrote a post to their mom on
Mother’s Day

Michelle Duggar obtained at the very least just a few social media mentions
on the day we put aside to rejoice moms throughout the nation. Jana Duggar wrote
an extended, flowery post about Michelle that she uploaded early within the day on May
10. She additionally included seven footage, together with a number of throwback photographs, of Michelle
in her post.

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Jinger Duggar and Jessa Duggar’s posts appeared just a little extra
distant. Jinger, who has been rumored to have had a
falling out with her parents
, determined to talk extra about what it’s like
to be a mom through the Coronavirus disaster. She added a observe on the finish
thanking Michelle for all she has carried out, however household critics felt the message was
a bit distant.

Jessa Duggar’s post felt extra like an commercial. She
took to Instagram on May 10 to share a photograph of Michelle holding Ivy Jane
Seewald. Her caption requested followers to move over to YouTube to look at a prolonged
video about Michelle that she had posted the earlier week. Family watchers
have been skeptical of the video, together with one she shared of her favourite recollections
of her father, Jim Bob Duggar, ever since they went reside. Many household followers
imagine Jessa is jockeying
for a bigger house
by serving to Jim Bob and Michelle handle their public

Joy-Anna let the day go with out signing on to social media

Joy-Anna didn’t trouble to participate within the Instagram lovefest
on May 10. The younger mother is just a little busy today. Joy
is currently awaiting the arrival of a baby girl in August
. Even earlier than she
was pregnant, she didn’t trouble a lot with Instagram. It’s not unusual for Joy
to go a number of days or even weeks with out sharing a snapshot along with her followers.


Even her sporadic posts not often embody prolonged household
members. In reality, the vast majority of her posts are about Gideon, her two-year-old
son. Due to her previous posting behaviors, followers weren’t involved when Mother’s
Day got here and went with no post. The identical will not be true for Joy’s older sister,
and her
former buddy
, Jill.

Jill by no means particularly talked about her mom, though she
was lively on Instagram

Family followers seen that Jill by no means bothered to ship a
message of affection to her personal mom on Mother’s Day. Jill, who was lively on the
platform on May 10, as an alternative, supplied up a broad Instagram Story that wished all
the moms on the planet a contented day. That was it. There was no flowery
language or an ode to her upbringing. It was brief, candy, and to the purpose.

Family followers can’t assist however surprise if the absence of a
message to Michelle speaks volumes in regards to the present state of their relationship.
In the final six months, Derick Dillard, Jill’s husband, has shared numerous
details about the Duggar household, and insiders have acknowledged that
a rift exists between the Dillard clan and the Duggar family
. While the
Duggars have tried to shore up their picture in latest months, and have labored
time beyond regulation to counsel all is okay with the Dillards, household followers are

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