Honey Boo Boo, whose real name is Alana Thompson, shot to prominence after appearing on the TLC show Toddlers & Tiaras, in which she competed in a children’s beauty pageant. The Thompsons were handed their very own television series in 2012
The US Sun was able to provide some juicy details about Alana’s boyfriend, and the news is positive for everyone interested. The former reality television star, who is now 16 years old and dating a college student who is 20 years old, Dralin Carswell, According to Dralin’s Facebook, the couple made their relationship public on March 29, 2021, and things have been going pretty smoothly for them ever since.
At the moment, Dralin resides in Georgia, close to Alana as well as her sister Lauryn “Pumpkin” Efrid, who serves as Alana’s legal guardian. Dralin attended Lincoln Tech in Nashville, Tennessee, prior to the COVID-19 pandemic that wreaked havoc all across the planet. “Dralin and Alana are joined at the hip and hang out together all the time,” said a person close to the family who spoke to The US Sun.
Alana Thompson And His Boyfriend Dralin Sparked Engagement Rumors
After the reality star was seen wearing a diamond on that finger, speculation began to circulate that the 16-year-old and her boyfriend, Dralin Carswell, who is 20 years old, were engaged.
However, she won’t be taking that first step down the aisle just yet. Her representative stated to E! News that the piece of jewelry is nothing spectacular and that it is “simply a ring.”
Not to say that the reality star and her first lover aren’t doing well in their relationship. Back in May, June “Mama June” Shannon expressed her excitement for the couple, who made their relationship public on Instagram in September. She stated in an exclusive interview with E! News that “you cannot pull them out of each other’s asshole.”
Bond Between Alana And Her Parents Are Strained
The more significant problem in Alana’s life, on and off the program, is the deterioration of her relationships with June and her father, Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson. Alana is aware that Sugar Bear previously struggled to work on their relationship because of his marriage to his now-ex-wife Jennifer Lamb. According to rumors, Sugar Bear is now dating 49-year-old single mother Heather Rood after moving on.
Alana and Lauryn both had reservations about June’s friendship with her ex-boyfriend Geno Doak. After parting ways with Geno, June began dating Justin Stroud. On their anniversary of being together for six months, in March 2022, they secretly wed in a Georgia courtroom.
The attention of Alana’s parents seems to be divided between their significant others and their daughter. Fortunately, Alana lives in a secure environment with Lauryn and her family, which consists of her husband Josh Efrid and their four kids, as well as her other sister Jessica.
Alana appears to have found a lover in the midst of all the continuous conflict with both sides of her family. Although it would be wonderful if she could also discover a group of close friends, it is still nice that she has Dralin and her sister.