Shayne Lamas stepmother is her Surrogate?
Shayne Lamas recently announced she was having a baby with the help of a surrogate revealed that the woman carrying her baby is none other than her stepmother, Shawna Craig!
“Shawna’s not just my stepmother, Lamas said, she’s like a soul sister,” Shayne, 29, gushes in the new issue of ‘Closer.’ Shawna, 28, is the fifth wife of her father, Lorenzo Lamas. “She’s an angel that blessed my whole family, including my father.”
It has just been a year since Shayne lost a baby boy that she was carrying after having suffered a rare uterine rupture. After losing her baby Lama and her husband Nik Richie found out that they would never be able to get pregnant again.
Meanwhile Shawna, who insists she never wanted to have a baby of her own, works for a fertility agency. The agency connects couples who are unable to get pregnant with egg donors and surrogates, realized she could and would be willing to help Shayne and Nik.
“I’m ecstatic to be pregnant. It’s the best thing in the world,” Shawn, tells Closer.
The couple is expecting a baby boy and Shayna says that while the situation isn’t an ordinary one, the baby has helped bring the family even closer.
“It is weird. Somebody else carrying your baby is weird. But I lost my son, and now Shawna is carrying my son. I have just been given the biggest blessing in the whole world and I will always be grateful,” Shayne said.