Mama June: From Not to Hot star Joanne Shannon sheds some light on the family cycle that keeps repeating itself. June Shannon’s struggle with men and drugs may be the result of the wrong choices June’s mother made during her childhood.
Now, explain what it was like for them to grow up and why June is so present on the reality show WEtv.
Mama June: From Not to Hot: The Root Of Alana Thompson’s Mother’s Problems
Joanne Shannon provided an insight that suggests Mama June’s problems stem from her childhood. She became excited because it is hard for her to see Lauryn go through what she went through. Pumpkin is raising Alana Thompson on Mama June: From Not to Hot as she raised June. And, Alana is in the same position with her mother as she was with her mother years ago. She said even though it was hard, she didn’t have a choice.
She didn’t want to repeat the cycle. Unfortunately, despite her sisters’ efforts, Mama June made some of the same mistakes as her mother. Even before this recent crisis with Geno Doak, her pattern with men is similar to her mother’s.
Remember that each of her four daughters has different fathers. So, her childhood may be the reason why she can’t establish healthy relationships with men. And the reason she chooses to rely on drugs to cope with the situation.
Mama June: From Not to Hot: Joanne Shannon and Mama June’s Childhood
About Mama June: From Not to Hot, Dr. Ish came to visit the family and get to the root of Alana Thompson’s actions. During the visit she explained that if a mother has had a difficult time at a certain age of adolescence there is a good chance that her daughter will have a difficult time at the same age. So this could be why Alana’s been acting strange lately.
Then he came home with Joanne Shannon when he asked about June’s relationship with her mother. She said she raised June most of her life because their mother went from man to man. She was only 16 when she had to assume the role of mother for Mama June. Of course, she did her best to keep Mama June away from their mother’s behavior to show her that this is not the way to be. However, it seems that the circle has closed on Mama June: From Not to Hot.