It takes a great deal of drive, energy and mental illness to sculpt your 15-month-old daughter into a beauty pageant winner. Take Tricia, mother to little Sami Jo. "I decided to put Sami Jo in pageants 'cause that was the whole reason I wanted to have a daughter," she tells us. Now that's dedication.
But mommy's unselfish giving doesn't stop there. When it's runway time, she pulls out all the stops.