She was seen working seven days a week (possibly multiple jobs) to help provide for her daughter and the rest of the family.
Samantha appeared to be rather mature and responsible, except when she was fighting with her sister, Brooke. Then she resorted to screaming, swearing and name-calling like a petulant child.
At snack time, with help from Jo, Samantha gives Krissy a warning not to use inappropriate words "Shut your mouth before I slap you," or else, she will sit Krissy on the Naughty Step for two minutes. Krissy does what Samantha tells her to do and stops the bad behavior.
Samantha became pregnant with Krissy at 17 and gave birth at 18!
'Toddlers & Tiaras' Recap: Money Brings Out the Worst In Dianely, 7, Hailey, 7, & Lola, 4 - Recap that mentions Samantha calling herself Hailey's pageant coach. Plus a video that shows Samantha grooming Hailey's eyebrows. Joey Lynn also mentions that Samantha has done pageants before.
Samantha's Facebook page - The URL shows daughter Krissy's name (Krislyn Gonzalez), and says she's engaged
Samantha's Instagram - Shows her middle name is Marie, she has another child (a son, Rogelio Gonzalez), takes her children and herself to auditions and shoots, and has competed in local Miss Hawaiian Tropic swimsuit pageants.