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For mommies with bi-racial children.

Do you have more than one child, but there are differences in their physical appearance? Like for example hair color, eye color, skin color.

I have 3 children, all are Hispanic/Caucasian. My hubby is from southern Mexico so he's the dark brown, black hair, black eyed Hispanic. I'm as white as can be haha. Our oldest daughter has the skin color of a nice all year round tan (not dark, but not white either), black hair, and black eyes. Then our youngest daughter has hair that's lighter colored than mine, eyes that are lighter brown than mine, but her skin is a couple shades darker than mine. Our newborn baby boy is darker than both girls and but has the same black hair and eyes that his oldest sister does. I just think it's funny, all 3 of them are so different haha! I was curious if other mom's out there have children who look a lot different from one another.

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Nanixh

Asked by Nanixh at 8:02 PM on Mar. 23, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! my dd's father is black, and i'm white. my oldest has curly blonde hair with dark blue eyes. my youngest has wavy brown hair with light blue eyes. my oldest is SUPER whiTE HHAHAH and youngest is kinda dark, darker than her sister, but i reassure you they are from the same father, paternity tests has even proved it =D
    knicole0708

    Answer by knicole0708 at 8:04 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • My kids are half mexican, half white as well. My oldest son looks mexican, my youngest looks white. They have the same hair and eye color though.
    Ginger0104

    Answer by Ginger0104 at 8:09 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • my kids are half black /half white.

    My oldest and youngest have jet black hair but more white texture and not very curly. they have a medium complexion and often mistaken as another race. They are so similiar in features its funny because one is a girl and one is a boy!

    My middle child has more black features still white textured hair but more curly than siblings. Looks just like her dad whom is black. She is lighter complection but gets way darker than her siblings.

    I expected my girls to look more alike...well initally I expected my kids to actually have black textured hair! LOL
    hill2

    Answer by hill2 at 8:09 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • DD's father is from Aguascalientes, Mexico. He's tall, very dark, black hair and dark eyes. DD has cinnamon skin, brown and very curly hair and brown eyes. I'm from Alaska, blonde hair and blue eyes!
    proudmom2510

    Answer by proudmom2510 at 8:11 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • I can not speak from experience since I only have one child. But I am the middle of five children and the only slender one. My sisters and brother are heavier and stubby.
    idaspida

    Answer by idaspida at 8:19 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • I only have 1 son, my husband is Mexican and I am white. Our son has darker skin, not quite as dark as his dad's, my light brown hair and blue eyes and he looks just like me! My MIL has told me some of her family in Mexico is more of the Spanish looking, with green eyes and lighter skin. I want to have another baby, we are discussing it, lol, but I wonder who our second would look like!
    ILoveCade

    Answer by ILoveCade at 8:27 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • I'm white, my husband is south asian (family from India.) I'm blonde/blue eyed. Dh has black hair, brown skin, dark brown eyes. The kids are all somewhere in between... my son has dad's facial features and dark brown hair but has a rosy skin tone, a few freckles, and hazel eyes. My older daughter has my facial features, dark brown hair, olive skin, and her dad's deep brown eyes. And my younger daughter has the same olive skin as her sister, the same deep brown eyes, but has hair that is several shades lighter brown than the other kids.
    Freela

    Answer by Freela at 8:59 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • My husband was Palestinian/Mexican/Dutch and I am German/Romanian/Jewish. Out first son was a carbon copy of him and has an olive skin complexion, dark eyes, dark circles under his eyes, light hair. Our second son is light skinned, light hair, light eyes. They look like little twins but one has blue eyes, the other brown and they have different skin tones.
    hill_star03

    Answer by hill_star03 at 9:04 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • YES! My LP is half Japanese and half Irish, but looks more Japanese. My youngest has very Asian features for being only 1/4, and my oldest looks like the milk man's baby! She is blonde and taller, like her paternal grandpa was. My LP was also blonde when he was a baby and then grew into having dark hair quickly...but to see us with this tall blonde when we are both short and dark haired is probably strange...although nobody has ever said anything because we live in a small town and everyone has known us as a couple as long as far back as they can remember, so they don't question things.

    We are pregnant with our 3rd and I am curious to see what we get this time! LMAO
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 9:17 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

  • I am biracial their father is white they look all white.
    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 10:34 PM on Mar. 23, 2011

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