Again to high school! Earlier than Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson returns for her senior yr of highschool, sister Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon is gushing over the milestone.
“In the present day my not so little sister had senior footage achieved🥺❤️. I’m so pleased with how far you’ve come in opposition to all odds which have been thrown at you,” Shannon, 22, captioned a Friday, August 5, Instagram carousel together with her sister, 16, who wore a gold cap and robe. “Right here to Alana’s final yr of highschool. Excuse me whereas I ugly cry lol ❤️. We love our lana.”
The ladies’ aunt, Jo “Doe Doe” Shannon, additionally shared the Right here Comes Honey Boo Boo alum’s glamour photographs through her Instagram. “CLASS OF 2023 🎉🎉. So pleased with you Alana and so honored to be your aunt 🥰. The world is yours and might’t wait to see the way you conquer it,” Jo wrote on Friday.
Thompson, for her half, shared the proofs of her yearbook composite onto her personal Instagram web page as she wore an off-the-shoulder black shirt and smiled vast for the digital camera. “Senior yr!! 💗,” the teenage actuality TV alum captioned her personal images on Friday.
The Toddlers & Tiaras alum has beforehand been candid about rising up within the highlight and transferring previous her childhood nickname. “My mama didn’t identify me Honey Boo Boo. My identify is Alana,” she instructed Teen Vogue in an August 2021 profile. “They’re fully two completely different individuals. I might say that I do like this Alana now, somewhat than the youthful Alana.”
The Dancing With the Stars: Junior alum added on the time: “I assume individuals nonetheless count on me to be little Honey Boo Boo, and I’m not anymore. Simply because I’m from the South, individuals count on me to be all nation bumpkin, out driving 4 wheelers on a regular basis, however that’s not likely how it’s. So long as I like myself, I’m good. … I’m my very own individual.”
Thompson — who’s at present courting Dralin Carswell — rose to fame as a younger competitor on the TLC docuseries about childhood magnificence pageants earlier than receiving her personal spinoff sequence alongside her sister and their mom, “Mama” June Shannon.
“It [is] all the time is a piece in progress,” Mama June, 42, completely instructed Us Weekly in Could of her strained relationship together with her daughters after battling Lauryn for custody over Thompson following her sobriety struggles. “I nonetheless perceive the place they’re at. … I used to be pissed off as hell [to start], however now that I’ve been in restoration, you realize, I can [see] why they did the issues that they did. We see one another. We speak. They know after they want me, I’m right here.”
The Mama June: From To not Sizzling star shares her youngest daughter with ex Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson, daughters Lauryn and Jessica, 25, with ex Michael Anthony Ford and eldest daughter Anna, 27, with ex David Dunn.