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Katie Irene Kreider, who is of German, Scottish, and English descent, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Charlene Ruth Kreider (née Kolak, born January 14, 1958), and Kenton Eugene Kreider, (born May 1, 1949).She has three sisters, Christen, (born May 17, 1973), Kendra, (born June 10, 1980), and Clairissa, (born December 21, 1981), and one brother, Kevin, (born October 6, 1976).In April 2010 TLC announced Gosselin would be getting her own show called Twist of Kate.The series will feature her traveling the country, visiting mothers who have written her letters about their stories.Shortly after Gosselin was eliminated from Dancing With the Stars, rumors began flying that she would be featured on the upcoming edition of the popular TV show The Bachelorette.
On August 13, 2009, the police were called to the Gosselin family home in Wernersville, Pennsylvania after the couple were engaged in a verbal fight.TLC has a new series of specials planned called Kate Plus 8.An unknown source told Life and Style magazine that Twist of Kate and her other reality specials had been cancelled; however, season 2 of Kate Plus 8 premiered on November 28, 2010.Kreider became a registered nurse after completing a diploma program at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center in Reading, Pennsylvania.
She then worked as a labor and delivery nurse in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.
To produce the show, the family was filmed for three or four days per week.