The Family Transformed From A Family Of Three To A Family Of Eight Overnight
The couple were expecting quintuplets, but at BB everyone is surprised by this historic sibling group.
Adam and Danielle Busby met while they were both working at Target. After two and a half years of dating, Adam proposed on Christmas Eve, and he and Danielle married six months later.
They dreamed of having a family and were trying to have a child. But it didn’t go so well and they almost realised they needed help.
They went through several fertility treatments but nothing happened. They were both very sad and decided to try one last time. And finally Danielle got pregnant and after 9 months their daughter Blayke was born.
But after a few years they wanted a brother or sister for Blayke.
They knew it wouldn’t be easy and it would take a long time. But they started the artificial insemination treatment and everything happened very quickly. After two months, Danielle was pregnant again.
Danielle and Adam were very surprised and happy when they found out they were having quintuplets. They started to prepare everything in the house for the arrival of the children, there were going to be four girls and a boy.
But the next surprise was almost upon them, what was going to make these quintuplets historic.
In April 2015, the Busby family transformed from a family of three to a family of eight overnight.
The Busby quintuplets were born through the C-section. All the girls: Oliva Marie, Ava Lane, Hazel Grace, Parker Kate and Riley Paige were within a healthy birth weight range. They are the first quintuplets in America, where they are all girls. And they are also the first quintuplets in the world since 1969, according to Metro.
They remained in the NICU because they were born as premature and well before their due date of June 29, 2015. After three months in hospital, the last of the sisters, Ava Lane, was able to go home. The news of the quintuplets went around the world and Danielle and Adam created a Facebook page where you can follow the whole family.
Having quintuplets is very rare and there can be major risks with the birth. How lucky that everything went well! These girls are truly a miracle. How wonderful to have a family of this size.