8 simple rules of dating

And youngest child Rory (Martin Spanjers), fondly referred to as "The Boy," is trying to fill his father's shoes by becoming the man of the family, while at the same time entering the world of puberty and discovering one of life's true mysteries - girls.In the last season of "19 Kids and Counting," you've seen not one, but two Duggar daughters (Jill and Jessa) go through the courting process.And you've probably noticed that the Duggars take courting (their version of dating) very seriously.Each Duggar lady (and Duggar guy, too) sets standards for her relationship as soon as a courtship is official, but the rules evolve as the relationship becomes more serious.A free spirited yoga instructor finds true love in a conservative lawyer and they got married on the first date.Though they are polar opposites; her need of stability is fulfilled with him, his need of optimism is fulfilled with her.

Unfortunately, he doesn't realize that he eventually has to pay for everything, and ends up thousands of dollars in debt.

De serie werd oorspronkelijk van september 2002 tot april 2005 uitgezonden.

In Nederland wordt de serie uitgezonden door Comedy Central, in Vlaanderen is ze te zien op VIER.

De serie gaat daarna verder met het gezin dat moet zien te leven zonder hem. Barnes en Garner Cates onlangs gescheiden vader Jim Egan, de opa van de kinderen. De programmering van de serie ging naar een later tijdstip. Hij is in New York voor een conferentie van schooldirecteuren wanneer hem een fantastische baan wordt aangeboden.

It's a time for healing and learning to deal with life without family patriarch Paul (the late John Ritter), as the Hennessys discover the frailties of life and the strength of the family unit, on 8 Simple Rules.