What happened between Honey Boo Boo and Mama June?

What happened between Honey Boo Boo and Mama June?

HONEY Boo Boo and Mama June are currently estranged due to Mama June's drug habits subsequential arrests.

The pair first rose to fame on Toddlers and Tiaras on TLC before the network handed them a series of spin off shows.

Here's more on their tumultuous relationship.

Who are Honey Boo Boo and Mama June?

June Shannon, 41, is known as Mama June in TLC’s Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.

She hails from Georgia and has four children, Anna, Jessica, Lauryn, and Alana – who goes by Honey Boo Boo.

The family rose to fame on TLC’s show Toddlers and Tiaras.

What happened between them?

In 2019, Mama abandoned her family for troubled boyfriend Geno Doak.

The mother and grandmother has four daughters: Anna, 26, Jessica, 24, Pumpkin and Alana.

In an episode of Mama June: Family Crisis, Pumpkin, 21, and Mama June, 41, reunited after not seeing each other for months.

The family matriarch admitted she had done thousands of dollars worth of drugs a day.

She sold her Georgia home at a huge loss for fast cash in October 2019.

"The only reason I sold the house, I was dead f***ing broke," Mama June told her shocked daughter.

"Because you know, at that point, we was doing quite a bit. I mean, it was a couple ounces a day. Our habit was $2,500 a day, if not more."

June has been posting videos from Florida to promote her $30 personalized video messages and other merchandise.

She was spotted pawning a diamond ring for $1,500 and on Facebook Marketplace in January 2020.

June and boyfriend Geno Doak recently wrapped up a 30-day rehab stint, while June revealed she is now living the "sober life."

Although June feels confident with her new sober lifestyle, the couple's therapist exclusively told The Sun that a relapse "is happening."

How did Honey Boo Boo get famous?

Honey Boo Boo first rose to fame after appearing on TLC's Toddlers and Tiaras, a reality show that follows various child pageant participants and their families.

Audiences took interest in the eclectic Shannon family, and as a result, Alana received her own spin-off series.

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo aired 55 episodes from 2012 to 2014.

The family reportedly earned $2.75 million from the show before taxes.

Honey Boo Boo has since starred on Mama June: From Not to Hot and the hit series Mama June: Family Crisis on TLC.

She will next star in the new series Mama June: Road to Redemption. The series will air on We TV on March 19.

What is she doing now?

The former Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star is staying with her older sister Pumpkin.

Mama was arrested on possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia in March 2019.

Mama and Eugene both entered not guilty pleas, People reported. The Blast reported in April 2020 that a judge ordered her trial to be postponed due to the pandemic.

In an Instagram post in January 2021, Pumpkin gave some updates on what the family is up to. She posted a photo of her husband their daughter at a Disney theme park.

A commenter asked if 15-year-old Alana was living with her or her parents, Pumpkin replied, "she's still with me," E! News reported.

In March 2021, Pumpkin posted a photo of her with her younger sister for International Women's Day.

In December 2020, Mama June announced on Instagram that she was celebrating being "11 months clean and sober." She shared some photos of her while she battled her drug addiction.

"How far I have came in my sobriety I can't believe it's been 11 months time really flies by I'm so proud of myself especially when a lot of people that we know during this pandemic have relapsed and we have NO RELAPSES THAT'S NOT A OPTION," she wrote in the lengthy post.

She thanked Banyant Treatment Centers "for getting me on the right path."

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