Mama June Shannon focuses more on her relationship with her boyfriend and family than on her body. In a recent premiere episode of Mama June: Road To Redemption, Mama June Shannon talks about her and Geno Doak’s obesity. However, the couple does not consider the extra weight unhealthy.
They put it in the category of “healthy COVID weight”. Although the mother of four has managed to stay sober for fourteen months, she still has a long way to go. We get the details of her journey.
Mama June Shannon puts her weight gain in the healthy category. She’s perfectly happy with everything she’s gained. What’s more, the star doesn’t see anything wrong with having gained a little bag of calories. In an interview with TooFab, she explains that she’s put on 60-70 kilos.
And, she’s perfectly happy with all the extra weight she’s gained. The 41-year-old says: “When I was size two at 150, I was way too damn small. Now, I am 250, and I feel good.” Weight has certainly taken up more space in Mama June Shannon’s life. However, it’s still not at the top of her list of priorities. She has a family and a boyfriend she cares more about than her weight.
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There were a lot of problems in the drugs phase in Mama June. She and her boyfriend Geno Doak worked hard not to go back to their old lifestyle. Because back then, the couple only lost things. By the end of March, Mama June and Geno Doak will be fourteen months sober.
But sobriety has cost her dearly. In a recent episode, fans could see the mother of four stumbling over smoothies and other sweet foods. While those heavy calories and weight gain are starting to take a toll onMama June’s health. She admitted that she also faces medical problems. However, her health is not at the top of her priority list.
Mama June also needs to sort things out with her daughters. She can’t bring back all the times she wasn’t with her children. But she can certainly make one and be there with her daughters. June still doubts her sobriety.
That’s why she has to prove everyone wrong and win back their trust. To do this, she needs time and Mama June has all of it.