Worthwhile Reads: Older Quiverfull Daughters and Parenting

Quiverfull ideology states that older daughters learn the skills they will need to be a mother by practicing on their younger siblings. By essentially “raising” a handful of children while in high school, older quiverfull daughters prepare themselves for their own roles as mothers. A growing number of articles by women who grew up as older daughters in quiverfull families is challenging this idea.

Preparing for Marriage and Kids, by Lisa

The Fun Mom, by Melissa

Diapers, Crowd Control, Parenting, and Me, by Libby Anne

"Yeah, it's really a fantastic story in and of itself -- celebrates the boy's quick ..."

Red and Yellow, Black and White: ..."
"Yeah. I was raised Lutheran but didn't really run into any of his work (I ..."

Evangelical Blogger: Christian Leaders Need Extra ..."
"It's a deliberately vague and formless pejorative for modern conservative Christianity, so you can put ..."

Voice in the Wind: The Worldly ..."
"The word ‘worldly’ usually has two meanings: first, sophisticated, and second, of this world rather ..."

Voice in the Wind: The Worldly ..."

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