‘Dance Moms’: Why Christi Lukasiak Isn’t a Part of the ‘Because Mom Said So’ Podcast

From the moment the OG Dance Moms: Holly Hatcher-Frazier, Christi Lukasiak, Melissa Gisoni, Kelly Hyland, and Jill Vertes (cast in season 2) approached collaborating on a project, had fans Dancing Moms they could not wait to see what they had in store. While the dramatic moms haven’t been on the show that made them famous in years, they have very loyal fans who are interested in experiencing their lives and friendships.

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On July 18, 2020, the moms revealed that they were launching a new podcast with the name Because Mum said that. However, Lukasiak was clearly in need of promotion. Fans immediately wanted to know why he was such an important member of the OG Dancing Moms cast was banned from this new venture. Naturally, fans began to speculate as to why Lukaski was not part of the show and the rumor mill quickly began to get out of control.

Christi Lukasiak speaks out on Instagram

Instead of letting the rumors continue like wildfire, Lukasiak took to Instagram on July 20, 2020, to explain why she is not part of the podcast. “Still as the mother of OG Pittsburgh, ⁠” Lukasiak began. “Where is Christ?” Why is Christi not included? Christi is just bitter. Just SOME of the comments I read about myself on Instagram. Now before anyone feels the need to speak up for me, I’m going to speak for myself. ”

“Lukasiak continued to share even though she was no longer part of the podcast, she had every expectation of being a part of it at first. “This weekend, some of the former moms came Dancing Moms announce that they have a new podcast coming this fall, ”said the former TV star. I am not part of it. ⁠ I was involved at the beginning. Very involved. I gathered ideas, I wrote emails, coordinated calls, brainstorming, everything. But then I started to feel the same feelings I felt in 2011 and I didn’t like it. ”

Why the fan chose ‘Dance Moms’ out of the new podcast

The Dancing Moms alum went on to state that she had moved on from the show. “I realized I no longer wanted to be just ‘Dance Mom Christi’ and stuck in the same old patterns of behavior. It just didn’t feel ‘right’ to me. That doesn’t mean I pretend there isn’t a DM or that I won’t mention it again. Hell, it’s too good not to joke and has been a key part of my life for quite some time. However, I have moved on. ”

Lukasiak wishes her former members every success

But where does Lukasiak’s relationship stand with other members of the OG Dancing Moms throw? While she’s still supportive of the other moms, she doesn’t feel particularly close to them. “Do I wish them every success? You bet. We went through so many together that no one else will ever understand. They deserve every success. Will we all be best friends? Nah. That’s obvious when you see the pictures of who’s coming together and who’s excluded. (It’s not bitter, just facts.) But I’d go to lunch with any of them. ”

As long as we are fans of it Dancing Moms shame that Lukasiak will not be separate from the Because Mum said that podcast, she is clearly doing what is better for her. Now that she has launched her own program, Adulting101, we would hope that she is doing just fine.

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