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19 Kids and Counting star Jill Duggar is pregnant with her first child, wasting little time with her new husband Derick Dillard. Seriously. They wed on June 21!

The religious couple famously saved their first kiss EVER for that day, in accordance with their beliefs. Clearly, they figured out the rest in short order.

From the moment they were introduced by her father Jim Bob, Derick 25, and Jill, 23, felt a connection that grew quickly and powerfully. The rest is history.

Their love story, thanks to their TLC show and the smitten couple's own postings on Instagram, is one that we've been able to follow every step of the way.

What a wonderful trip it's been to join in on, too.

Here, we look back at the Arkansas duo's journey, from that first time on Skype to their first meeting in Nepal, their magical road to the altar and soon, family:

Their First Meeting (Sort Of)!
The Arkansas natives grew up within 45 minutes of each other, but didn't meet until late 2011. Jill recalled when Derick stopped by while caroling with a church group, and not long after, "Derick contacted my dad and asked if he would be a prayer partner during his two-year term in Nepal."

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Good news, as the old adage goes, has a tendency to travel fast.

Especially with a family as tight-knit, and huge, as the Duggars.

Such was the case with the fact that Jill Duggar is pregnant after just a few weeks of marriage. She and husband Derick Dillard knew they couldn't keep that secret.

Jill Dillard, Husband

They didn't even try. Jill and Derick were busy spreading the word almost as soon as they saw that positive pregnancy test. Her parents? Shocked!

In a good way. "There is a lot of joy," Michelle Duggar gushed.

Jill's father, Jim Bob Duggar, says though he was shocked about the news, he knows the newly-married duo he set up will be wonderful parents.

"Jill has been such a wonderful sister to her brothers and sisters," he says. "She always makes activities for the kids, looks for ways to make a dull project fun."

"And Derick is going to be a wonderful father."

Derick's family is often overshadowed by the Duggars, but mom Cathy, 57, now cancer-free after intensive chemotherapy, was moved to tears.

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Jill Duggar is pregnant! Just two months after they tied the knot, she and husband Derick Dillard confirm that they are expecting their first child together!

"We're having a baby!" Jill, of 19 Kids and Counting fame, tells People for its cover story this week, stating the obvious and adding, "We are so excited!"

Jill Duggar Expecting!

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard married June 21 in Springdale, Ark., sharing their first kiss in front of more than 1,000 family and friends on that very day.

The sweet couple's courtship and wedding will be prominently featured on TLC's hit reality show when 19 Kids and Counting returns Tuesday, September 2.

As predicted, they didn't waste time starting a family. They may not have done more than hold hands before marriage, but they figured the rest out fast.

After taking several pregnancy tests that came back negative, Jill was persuaded by her sisters to take one of her mom Michelle Duggar's tests.

Why not, she said, and off she went to try another.

That effort, while she and Derick were visiting the Duggar family home recently, returned a very different result. A very different and positive result.

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It feels like every day is a special day in the Duggar family these days. Or in this case, the Dillard household. Sunday was Jill's one-year Skypiversary!!

Yes ... the former Jill Duggar took to Instagram to commemorate the one-year anniversary of her first-ever Skype session with now-husband Derick Dillard.

Jill and Derick Dillard

Duggar, 23, commemorated the occasion by sharing a photo of herself with her spouse via Instagram. "Celebrating our 'Skypiversary,'" she captioned it.

"One year ago today my husband and I Skyped for the first time!"

This comes on the heels of her little sister Jessa celebrating her 11-monthiversary with her boyfriend, then getting engaged to Ben Seewald that same week.

Can you even handle all of this Duggar relationship bliss?

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When it came time to find a mate for life, Jessa Duggar followed her family's advice. She got engaged to Ben Seewald last week, so it clearly worked.

Earlier this year, Jill Duggar married Derick Dillard, having not only taken her dad's approach to dating - sorry, courting - but having him set her up!

Fans of TLC's hit reality show 19 Kids & Counting know the family's views of love and relationships may seem extreme, but they feel they're onto something.

The Duggars' approach goes go far beyond their rules of chaperoned dates, no hand-holding until you get engaged, and saving your first kiss until marriage.

It's about making a deep connection, and keeping it.

By setting boundaries, establishing accountability and making it a family-wide affair, here are five Duggar Family rules for dating that will make love last:

It's Called COURTING!
Dating means you're shopping around, says Jim Bob Duggar, while courtship is the path toward marriage. Courting is getting to know each other in a group setting, both families spending time together and the couple setting goals together to determine if they are meant to marry or not.

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With Jill and Derick Dillard having married earlier this year, we thought it was just matter of time until we saw Jessa Duggar and Ben Seewald engaged.

We thought right.

Newlywed Jill congratulated her younger sister on her long-rumored engagement to boyfriend Ben Seewald hours after the big news was revealed.

"Congratulations on your engagement @jessaseewald @ben_seewald!" Jill wrote to the future spouses. "We are so happy for y'all! #benseewald #jessaseewald."

Jessa Duggar, Jill Duggar, Ben Seewald and Derick Dillard

19 Kids and Counting star Jessa Duggar, 21, and her boyfriend, 19, announced that they are now engaged after their 11-monthiversary last week.

"We are so blessed to be engaged!" the couple said. "God has written an amazing story through our courtship, and another chapter has just begun!

Jessa adds, "We are thrilled to see what the future holds!"

One day earlier, the fifth oldest of the Duggar siblings shared that Ben had gifted her a bracelet and a love letter, written by hand, to mark this occasion.

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Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard enjoyed a low-key date night in Tontitown, Ark., as the 19 Kids and Counting star's husband took her out for a spaghetti dinner.

"My sweet hubby treated me to a spaghetti dinner [last] weekend at the annual Tontitown Grape Festival!" she captioned the adorable picture below.

All that's missing is a Lady and the Tramp style pasta smooch.

Derick and Jill

These two are so cute, it's almost nauseating. In a good way. You can tell they just love being around each other and doing anything and everything together.

As for the Grape Festival, it's the largest in Northwest Arkansas.

With activities and events like the Grape Stomp, the Run for the Grapes, nightly concerts, and $12 spaghetti dinners, it's a good time for all in the Natural State.

Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard have had plenty of those lately.

The newlyweds, who bask in wedded bliss every day at home, also took a road trip with several pals to Knoxville, Tenn., where they attended a friend's wedding.

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Newlywed 19 Kids and Counting stars Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard were back near the altar once again last weekend, only this time as wedding guests.

And no, Jessa Duggar and Ben Seewald weren't the ones getting married. The cute couple got dressed up in their best formal attire for a friend's wedding.

As usual, they shared an adorable photo from the event:

Derick Dillard, Jill Duggar Image

"Getting ready for our friend's wedding in Knoxville, TN!" Jill Duggar, 23, wrote via Instagram. "Congrats to Madison and Madelyn! #derickdillard #jillmdillard #wedding."

Great hashtags of your own names, Jill. Well played.

All kidding aside, Jill Duggar loves married life, and how can we make fun of that in a world where there so few uplifting stories of everlasting love?

Okay, they just celebrated one monthiversary. They're still in the honeymoon phase and have a ways to go, but does anyone doubt that these two are in it for life?

We didn't think so. Keep the photos coming, cuties.

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Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard have been married for over a month already. Wow. It's a small wonder she's not pregnant by now (although maybe she is).

Baby on board or not, the newlyweds have been loving married life and posting ridiculously adorable (albeit awkward) selfies galore on their Instagrams.

Derick Dillard, Jill Duggar Picture
Jill Duggar and her husband Derick Dillard have some lunch at work. So cute.

On Wednesday, the lovebirds connected over lunch, as the rest of us do.

She captioned the photo, "Lunch with my best friend at his workplace."

Aww. The 19 Kids and Counting star shared a sweet pic of Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard sharing a mid-day bite to eat at the office, and their faces say it all.

Derick works for Walmart, the Arkansas equivalent of a family business, as a tax accountant, after serving as a missionary overseas for two years.

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Jill Duggar is loving married life with new husband Derick Dillard. Big surprise, we know. They've been shouting their love from the rooftops from day one.

Jill Duggar with Husband Derick Dillard

The 19 Kids and Counting lovebirds, who initially began courting online after being set up by her father Jim Bob, tied the knot last month in a magical ceremony.

They've since returned from their honeymoon and are very pleased with married life, sharing nauseatingly cute photos of themselves constantly.

While undeniably thrilled for Jill Duggar and Derick Dillard, this is bittersweet in a sense for her parents, as their brood is finally starting to grow up.

Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar will still see the newlyweds on a regular basis, but they are clearly establishing a family of their own, which is healthy.

By all accounts, they're thriving, and it's hard to criticize the duo for oversharing on social media when it all stems from such genuine happiness.

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