On social media Thursday, Bringing Up Bates star Carlin Bates shared new photos of her 8-month-old daughter, Layla. In the caption, Carlin reveals that Layla has a new friend. What does Carlin mean by this? Carlin Bates shares new photos of Layla and her friend The new photos that Carlin shared feature Layla, along with
Fans of the Duggar family and the Bates family know that the two families are pretty close. Typically, if someone is a fan of one of the families, they are a fan of both. Many Counting On viewers also watch Bringing Up Bates and vice versa. Specifically, Joy-Anna Forsyth and Carlin Bates are best friends.