How OutDaughtered’s Danielle Busby Navigates ‘FOMO’ With 6 Kids

Parenting six youngsters is difficult beneath any circumstances, much more so when there are cameras concerned — however OutDaughtered star Danielle Busby tries to not let herself fear an excessive amount of.

“I don’t just like the phrase ‘guilt,’” the fact star, 39, completely informed Us Weekly whereas selling season 9 of the TLC sequence. “I’m not gonna say mother guilt, however I’ve numerous FOMO, which is the worry of lacking out.”

Danielle went on to notice that her husband, Adam Busby, has been prepared to “amp up the solo time” for the reason that days after they had been dad and mom of only one daughter, however she typically feels a bit of bummed when she misses a enjoyable exercise.

“He nonetheless does wonderful, enjoyable issues,” Danielle mentioned of Adam, 41. “I’m like, ‘However why [didn’t] we do this earlier than I left?’ However I like that. I like that about him. I like that he’s such a tremendous dad, that he desires to do these items for the ladies. And so I do miss out, as a result of I like having enjoyable.”


Adam and Danielle, who tied the knot in 2006, share six daughters: Blayke, 12, and quintuplets Ava, Olivia, Hazel, Riley and Parker, 8.

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“Each dad wants a bit of lady,” Adam gushed to Us. “It’s simply the way in which {that a} daughter seems to be at her dad, the way in which that she seems to be as much as him and stuff. There’s nothing higher and so they’re simply so candy.”

The Busby household made their actuality TV debut in 2016, however they’ve been on hiatus for greater than two years. “We simply actually wanted some respiratory room,” Danielle mentioned, explaining why they determined to take a break from filming. “We turned dad and mom of six youngsters, after which we’ve had the present since we’ve had six youngsters, so we simply type of wanted to reassess.”

When the coronavirus pandemic started in early 2020, the Busbys lastly had the prospect to decelerate and spend extra time with each other. “It gave us that point to essentially sit down as a household and begin, as [the kids] obtained older, to speak across the desk,” Danielle recalled. “It’s one among my favourite issues to do as [a child] rising up.”

Because it seems, the ladies had began to overlook filming as nicely, so it felt like the fitting time to restart the present. “They had been excited for cameras to come back again and requested for fairly some time,” Danielle mentioned. “Like, ‘The place are they at? When are they coming again?’ So, we’ve had some enjoyable!”

OutDaughtered airs on TLC Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET.

With reporting by Christina Garibaldi