All grown up! Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, 17, will probably be attending Regis College in Denver, CO, come this fall, and she or he plans to take her boyfriend, Dralin Carswell, 21, along with her! The current high school graduate informed Entertainment Tonight her huge plans throughout a current interview (watch the video beneath). “I’ll be shifting off campus for safety causes and since Dralin is coming with me,” the 17-year-old quipped through the candid chat.
The Mama June: Family Crisis star is wanting ahead to the massive transfer, nevertheless, her beau is a tad extra excited than her. “I feel he’s extra excited to maneuver there than me. He’s prepared to maneuver out of our small city and expertise one thing new too,” Alana stated. The couple has been courting for barely over two years, however will probably be residing collectively for the primary time. “I feel it’ll be good for us actually and I imply, I feel it is going to be enjoyable,” she gushed. “Regardless that I’m shifting midway throughout the nation, it’ll be good for me.”
Honey Boo Boo’s mother, Mama June, was additionally current through the interview and expressed her opinions on her daughter’s milestone transfer. “Me and Pumpkin [Lauryn Efird] have additionally informed her, ‘It’s both gonna make or break her and Dralin, and its gonna both make or break herself,’” the 43-year-old stated. “However like we all the time informed her, she will all the time come again dwelling if she doesn’t prefer it.” Later within the dialog, Alana revealed that she doesn’t need children, nevertheless, Dralin does. “I don’t need children and he does,” she stated. “I’d like to remain in Colorado lengthy sufficient to work in nursing after faculty.”
The soon-to-be college student made certain to additionally observe that she will solely “hope” that the 21-year-old is “the one” for her. “I can’t say that as a result of I don’t know what life holds, however I hope,” she informed the outlet when requested about their long-term romance. Alana will probably be attending the college this fall and plans to check neonatal nursing. She additionally set the document straight that she is unquestionably not excited about becoming a member of a sorority. “I don’t wish to be a part of a sorority as a result of — and don’t hound me for saying this — all sorority women are caught up!” she quipped. “That’s not me. I’m not a Chanel bag kind of woman. I’m gonna do my research and graduate in 2029.”
As beforehand talked about, Dralin and the blonde magnificence started courting in 2021. Her older sister can be supportive of their subsequent step. “All that issues to me is that Dralin treats Alana proper,” Pumpkin defined. “He’s respectful, and my kids love him and his household is nice. That’s all that issues to me.” Alana lately attended her high school prom and had her boyfriend tag alongside as her official date. All episodes of Season 6 of Mama June: Family Crisis at the moment are streaming on the WEtv website.