We do not declare to understand how for much longer Maci Bookout is planning to stay on the forged of Teen Mother OG, or for that matter, what path she plans to take together with her profession as soon as her time on the present is at an finish.
Nevertheless, we do know that she’s gained a fame as one of the crucial devoted mothers within the Teen Mother universe.
And if appears she’s determining methods to monetize that devotion and use it to construct her private model — a transfer which may assist her preserve her way of life as soon as she elements methods with MTV.
Maci has already launched her “Issues That Matter” clothes line, which was designed to attraction to mothers who put household life above all else.
And in latest months, she’s been providing some stable, non-judgmental recommendation to her Instagram followers who may be battling the calls for of parenthood.
Little doubt Bookout and her household are used to residing beneath a microscope by now, however they have been beneath better scrutiny than ever these days, largely because of her repeated conflicts with Ryan Edwards, the daddy of her 12-year-old son, Bentley.
Maci acquired Ryan and his family fired from Teen Mother OG final month, and it appears that evidently she has no regrets about her resolution.
The transfer got here in response to scenes wherein Ryan bullied Bentley and mocked the poor child behind his again.
The nail within the coffin could have come when Jen and Larry Edwards told Bentley that they would side with Ryan irrespective of how horrendous his habits turned.
Little doubt Maci has been fielding lots of questions on learn how to elevate a child in such a contentious setting.
However it appears that evidently as a substitute of answering every DM individually (most likely an unimaginable activity) she’s determined to supply extra common recommendation on her Instagram web page.
Earlier this week, Maci posted this photograph of Bentley on the pitcher’s mound:
“three ball groups, three ballparks, and three youngsters that like to play ball… Folks typically ask us – How do y’all do it? or What’s your secret?” she captioned the photograph.
“Fact is that this – As mother and father, we’re actively current, we all the time encourage their passions, and all the time attempt our best possible to be optimistic! 4Ps #bepresent #bepassionate #bepositive #beparents.”
Now, we’re undecided if Maci supposed to throw shade at her ex with these feedback.
However that is definitely how her remarks had been interpreted — and it appears that evidently she’s in no hurry to appropriate individuals who jumped to that conclusion.
Proper now, the state of affairs between Ryan and Maci couldn’t be rather more tense.
And sadly, Bentley is caught in the midst of the battle.
On Tuesday’s episode of Teen Mother OG, Ryan advised Bentley that Maci was lying to him and manipulating the boy into considering that he wants remedy.
“I stated, ‘I do not know what is going on on, bud. However I really feel such as you’re getting lied to, buddy. We love you very a lot. We might love for it to get again to regular,” he stated, implying, after all, that Maci is the one doing the mendacity.
“I stated, ‘This is not what we wish.’ And you may simply inform it was tearing him up,” Ryan continued.
The timing of the episode was good for anybody who may need been interested by why Maci determined to have Ryan fired from the present.
Once more, Ryan could not have been on Maci’s thoughts when she posted her newest parenting recommendation.
However we’re certain he is the primary particular person she thinks of when she imagines the kind of father or mother she does NOT need to be!