All grown up! Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, 17, might be attending Regis College in Denver, CO, come this fall, and he or she plans to take her boyfriend, Dralin Carswell, 21, along with her! The current highschool graduate informed Entertainment Tonight her large plans throughout a current interview (watch the video under). “I’ll be transferring off campus for safety causes and since Dralin is coming with me,” the 17-year-old quipped in the course of the candid chat.
The Mama June: Household Disaster star is wanting ahead to the large transfer, nonetheless, her beau is a tad extra excited than her. “I believe 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 might be dwelling collectively for the primary time. “I believe it’ll be good for us truthfully and I imply, I believe it is going to be enjoyable,” she gushed. “Though I’m transferring midway throughout the nation, it’ll be good for me.”
Honey Boo Boo’s mother, Mama June, was additionally current in the course of 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 youngsters, nonetheless, Dralin does. “I don’t need youngsters and he does,” she stated. “I’d like to remain in Colorado lengthy sufficient to work in nursing after faculty.”
The soon-to-be school pupil made certain to additionally word 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 might be attending the college this fall and plans to review neonatal nursing. She additionally set the report straight that she is unquestionably not fascinated about becoming a member of a sorority. “I don’t need 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 sort 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 also be supportive of their subsequent step. “All that issues to me is that Dralin treats Alana proper,” Pumpkin defined. “He’s respectful, and my youngsters love him and his household is nice. That’s all that issues to me.” Alana just lately attended her highschool promenade and had her boyfriend tag alongside as her official date. All episodes of Season 6 of Mama June: Household Disaster at the moment are streaming on the WEtv website.