Octomom’s eight little ones are turning 8!

Nadya Sulemon has largely stayed out of the public eye since she gave birth to her little ones and was dubbed “Octomom,” a phrase she says was coined by the media that she admits she “shamefully embraced.”

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And now, to celebrate the huge milestone in her family’s life, she’s opening up about how she lives and provides for not only the octuplets, but also Nadya’s six older children.

“I have embraced every day with gratitude,” she tells Inside Edition.

Scroll through the gallery to see more of Nadya’s kids!