Kailyn Lowry responded to followers who mentioned she’s “too old” to be on a show known as Teen Mom. The star, who’s 28 years old, appeared on 16 & Pregnant when she was 17 years old along with her first son, Isaac Elliot. More than 10 years later Kailyn continues to be showing on a show named after youngsters, regardless that she now has 4 youngsters and is approaching 30.
While speaking to her co-host Lindsie Chrisley on their “Coffee Convos” podcast, Kailyn agreed it’s typically annoying to be on a show known as “Teen Mom,” however she nonetheless thinks the title of the show is suitable.
“There was a remark yesterday on someone’s Instagram and it was like, ‘These ladies are virtually 30, get them off TV’ or no matter,” Kailyn mentioned, as cited by The Ashley’s Reality Roundup. “I truly commented again and mentioned, ‘Teen motherhood would not simply cease whenever you flip 20. There’s [the] aftermath. There’s a lot extra of a narrative that goes on after you turn into a teen mum or dad…”
“It would not outline you, however there’s a lot extra that goes into it after that reality,” she continued. “Things are more durable in a while. The statistics are in opposition to you continue to. Even past these teen years, there’s a lot extra.… there’s a lot extra to be mentioned; there’s nonetheless a lot story to be instructed.”
Kailyn & Her Costars Have Made Decisions ‘Because’ They Were ‘Teen Parents’
Kailyn emphasised how being a teen mom formed her life and the selections that she and her co-stars have made.
“A variety of issues we undergo now—no, it would not outline us—however they’re selections that we nonetheless need to make as a result of we have been teen dad and mom,” she mentioned, as famous by The Ashley. “I feel in that approach the title of the show nonetheless is smart. I hope that different folks see it.”
As folks have left the collection, MTV has added youthful mothers to the show.
Teen Mom 3 alum Briana DeJesus, 26, was the primary non-original cast member to hitch the collection in 2017. When 29-year-old Jenelle Evans was fired in 2019, MTV introduced on 23-year-old Jade Cline, who initially appeared on Young and Pregnant. With Chelsea Houska exiting in 2020, rumors have swirled that the community is changing her with 23-year-old Ashley Jones, one other OG from Young and Pregnant.
Chelsea Was The First ‘Teen Mom 2’ Star To Quit
Although folks like Jenelle and Farrah Abraham have been fired, Chelsea is the primary mother to willingly go away the collection. When requested why she determined to stop, Chelsea mentioned it was the best “time” for her and her household to maneuver on.
Since becoming a member of the collection, she’s gone on to marry husband Cole DeBoer and so they welcomed two extra youngsters collectively. Currently, Chelsea is pregnant along with her fourth child.
Some Reddit customers alleged the explanation Chelsea left the show was that she was getting detrimental suggestions from viewers. Earlier within the season, followers accused the South Dakota native of “exploiting” her oldest daughter Aubree, 10. They claimed Chelsea’s storylines at all times revolved round Aubree and the connection she has along with her organic father, Adam Lind. Cole confronted the same backlash, with some folks accusing him of overstepping his boundaries as a stepfather when it got here to Aubree.