Back-to-back babies! Lauryn “Pumpkin” ShannonWho welcomed twins with Joshua EfirdWe were able to see their latest additions earlier in the year.
Shannon, 22, and Efird (25) are pictured together with Ella (4 years) and Bentley Jameson (11). The former reality star’s younger sister Alanna “Honey Boo Boo” ThompsonShe was also present to take sweet family photos.
Shannon welcomed twins in May but has not revealed their names. The TV personality quickly took to social media to laud her husband after she had grown their family. “Happy Father’s Day to the BEST father I’ve known,” she wrote via Instagram on Sunday, June 19. “All my life I prayed god would send me someone I could have a family with and love forever and he sent me you. Thank you for being the best father to all of our babies including Alana.”
Us Weekly In April, it was confirmed Mama June Shannon’s daughter was pregnant with twin babies.
Lauryn was first a mom when she and Efird had their daughter in December 2017. Seven months after the infant’s arrival, the pair tied the knot in Las Vegas.
“It was a great day for everybody,” the bride exclusively told Use following their June 2018 nuptials. “We were at a stage in our relationship where we needed things to change and be married and be able to work as a couple, you know? Me and Josh have been together for a very long time, and now he’s the father of my child, and you know, ‘I do’ is the start of now and forever.”
In April 2021, Here Comes Honey Boo BooAn Instagram photo was posted by an alum showing positive pregnancy tests.
“Well the secret is out for everyone to know now!” the then-expectant star captioned the social media upload at the time. “Baby Efird No. 2 coming 2021. After almost three years, we are finally having another blessing and couldn’t be happier.”
The couple also revealed the sex of the baby-to-be in the following month. “Well we got our perfect pair to complete our little family,” Lauryn wrote via Instagram in June 2021. “In July we will be introducing our precious baby boy Bentley Jameson.”
Bentley arrived the following month, with the former reality star telling her followers: “After being admitted into the hospital last night at 2-3 centimeters with heavy contractions our baby boy has finally made his debut. Everyone meet Bentley Jameson Efird weighing 7 pounds 10 ounces.”
The Mama June: Not Hot to HotAs a big sister, the alum has learned many parenting lessons. She noted in an August 2021 Instagram post that she has had “the pleasure of raising” her younger sister Thompson, 16.
“I’ve seen the ups and the downs. At 16, most people haven’t seen the world like you have or dealt with half the things you’ve dealt with. You’re wise beyond years and I’ll forever be thankful of that,” Lauryn gushed at the time. “I can’t believe next year you’ll be graduating from high school, and I’ll always be so proud of you. I promise to be there for your every need, even when no one is there. You’re the best aunt my kids could ask for (even though you spoil them rotten).”
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