When she was a filly, she was often bullied because of her shyness. Her mom's job was moved to Ponyville so she needed to move from Canterlot. Her new school wasn't that bad because she wasn't bullied and she made many friends! But when her mom was very ill, she made a special healing tea and it worked! Then she made tea for the ones who was sick and that was when she got her cutie mark.