For greater than 5 years, Myka Stauffer has been vlogging about her life and trials as a mother and a spouse on YouTube. With greater than 762,000 subscribers, Myka’s movies typically focus on her youngsters, cleansing tutorials, and her routines.
On Could 26, Myka and husband James Stauffer, posted a extra severe video and it quickly polarized viewers. Within the seven-minute video, Myka and James revealed that that they had “rehomed” their adopted son, Huxley, to a brand new household as a result of he had extreme particular wants.
The mother and father defined that they didn’t really feel correctly geared up to offer Huxley the care he deserved, and that he was positioned with a household who was extra ready.
“With worldwide adoption, typically there’s unknowns and issues that aren’t clear on recordsdata and issues like that. As soon as Huxley got here house, there was much more particular wants that we weren’t conscious of, and that we weren’t instructed. Over the previous couple of years, Huxley’s been in quite a few therapies to attempt to assist him with all of his wants,” James defined within the video.
The couple stated that Huxley was identified with autism spectrum dysfunction degree three, and he had each a mind tumor and a cyst.
Whereas some commenters celebrated James and Myka for being candid about Huxley and attempting to offer him a house that might be higher for him, others had been upset at Myka and started utilizing #CancelMykaStauffer on-line.
One widespread supply of shock amongst indignant viewers is that Myka and James have 4 different children, and so they’ve already seemingly wiped Huxley out of their household narrative.
Who’re Myka Stauffer’s children?
Myka’s oldest baby is Kova, who was born in September of 2011. Although James shouldn’t be the organic father of Kova, he is been in her life since she was a toddler. The YouTuber defined in an Instagram put up that James was by no means frightened about being a stepparent, and that he bonded with Kova simply.
Myka started her vlogging channel when Kova was 2 years previous, and her first video was about cooking meals for a vegetarian baby.
Myka chronicled her whole being pregnant with Jaka on YouTube, and he or she was born in December of 2013. The couple wed the next 12 months.
The Stauffer household celebrates Jaka’s birthday each Thanksgiving.
The couple welcomed their first son collectively in August of 2015, and like Jaka, Myka filmed her whole being pregnant journey with Radley — from taking a being pregnant take a look at to discovering out the intercourse to heading to the supply room.
On Instagram, Myka was candid that she and James had thought for a very long time about whether or not or not they needed to have one other baby. She introduced her being pregnant in November of 2018, and he or she gave beginning to son Onyx Trey on June 25, 2019. Since then, Myka has proven off her youngest’s progress on Instagram.
She’s additionally posted many instances about being grateful that they determined to broaden their household.
You possibly can watch James and Myka’s emotional video about “rehoming” Huxley under.