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Does your baby look like you thought he/she would?

I had my baby 12 wks. ago and I have to say, she looks way different than I thought she would! My DH and I are both of mixed race, but I'm shocked at how much she looks like my side of the family. Are you surprised at how your baby looks?

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danielp

Asked by danielp at 5:46 PM on May. 29, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • i told my husband throughout my entire pregnancy that i hoped our son would look like him (hes a cutie!). lol. well i had our son and he does look just like him and acts just like him too. lol.
    SThompson21

    Answer by SThompson21 at 5:48 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • i thought my son would look like my oldest daughter and he looks more like my youngest daughter and my husband
    kimmie123

    Answer by kimmie123 at 5:52 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • She's more beautiful than I could have imagined =)
    calliesmommie

    Answer by calliesmommie at 5:53 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • this is a funny one.. i am mixed with blk, wht and indian. my husband is wht. and i have drker skin than him like 3 shades darker lol and my daughter came out with blonde hair and blue eyes lol but she does have my nose nd curly hair hehe its unbelievable. but keep in mind that as she gets older her hair and color of her skin will change but her features may not : )
    bubbles282008

    Answer by bubbles282008 at 5:54 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • you know, I guess I am but i am also still shocked I actually have a child....lol! he looks like MAX - he doesn't look like me or my husband - so that's a little odd to me too- I see other kids that are little mini-me's of thier parents
    maxsmom11807

    Answer by maxsmom11807 at 5:57 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • my oldest looks like me n my real dad side of the family n my 2nd son looks like my boy side
    ilovemyson2002

    Answer by ilovemyson2002 at 8:40 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • I imagined this little boy who would look just like me! Splitting image! hahaha You can't even tell he is my child. Looks just like my husband, though. Seriously, if I walked into the nursery at the hospital, no one would know I was his mom. Luckily he stayed the whole time with me so no one could accuse him of not being mine. Luckily my husband isn't the ugliest guy I've ever met. hahahaha
    bluelady27

    Answer by bluelady27 at 8:51 PM on May. 29, 2009

  • Yeah, my son looked exactly like me (when I was born/young infant)... I'd be able to spot him in a nursery full of babies even if I've never seen him! It was pretty neat. But now that he is older, he looks like me, his father, his grandpa, and his uncle Matt... so a combo baby.
    ShadesofGrey

    Answer by ShadesofGrey at 11:09 PM on May. 29, 2009

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