Overlook pleasantries and home-baked cookies — this granny is all sass and photographs of booze.
Tammy Fertig, a 63-year-old Californian grandma of three, has gone viral on TikTok for her shockingly savage feedback — akin to encouraging her viewers to go bowling, to allow them to “discover ways to keep in [their] personal mother-f–king lane.”
“To start with, my movies have been extra harmless … After which I spotted after I would put up one thing that perhaps was somewhat bit extra edgy, I’d get much more views,” the self-proclaimed “Snarky Nana” informed The Put up.
Since launching her account in 2021, she has amassed 2.6 million followers and 42.8 million likes.
And as an alternative of adverts for natural tea and knitting yarn, she’s paid to advertise such manufacturers as Kraken Rum and Womanizer, a sex-toy maker. She even sells her personal risqué merchandise.
“It’s so surreal and I can’t say I anticipated it, however I wished it,” she mentioned about her success.
Fertig makes certain to make use of her “cute little voice” whereas serving up scandalous quotes and quips – normally whereas holding a espresso mug with a cheeky quote on it, like “Let’s maintain the dumb-f–kery to a minimal as we speak.”
She’s full of recommendation on romance: “Girls, should you suppose your man is dishonest, take him to that bitch’s entrance door and see if his Wi-Fi connects mechanically,” she posted Friday.
“Mic drop Nana,” one person responded.
“You go lady!” one other gushed.
The retired accountant and mother of 4 finds respite in her on-line persona.
“I all the time was so good to utterly everyone. After which, over time, you get somewhat bitter [because of] folks doing issues to you,” Fertig mentioned.
“Snarky Nana couldn’t exist if she wasn’t deep down in right here someplace.”
Though, “I’m not as a lot of a bitch or snarky in individual,” she admitted.
Different members of the Fertig household agreed.
“For my youngsters and even rising up myself, when she would say ‘f–okay,’ we’d be like ‘Oh my God, did Nana simply say f–okay?’ her daughter, Amy, mentioned.
“I feel it’s fabulous.”
Fertig’s husband, David, mentioned that the unruly granny folks see on-line is reverse to the “great” individual his spouse is in actual life.
Nonetheless, “often, after I misbehave myself, I do get somewhat Snarky Nana,” he mentioned with amusing.
After Amy, 37, launched her mother to the app in 2020, Fertig shortly acknowledged it as a chance to make some money.
Customers who make authentic content material will be eligible to earn cash from the TikToker’s Creator Fund and receives a commission by outdoors corporations to advertise their merchandise.
The old-timer has made roughly $20,000 between what TikTok pays her, promo offers and promoting her personal merch.
However Fertig continues to be capturing for the celebs.
“I’d like to be found. I’d like to do some commercials; I’d like to be on a cleaning soap opera,” she mentioned.