(Closed) Spinoff: How much do you look like your Mom? Or do your kids look like you?

posted 10 years ago in Family
Post # 3
8246 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2010

I’m built EXACTLY like my mom and definitely think I look like her in many ways.  But I have the coloring (dark hair, dark eyes, etc) of my dad’s side of the family.

My sister, me, and my mom:

Family shot from the wedding:

Post # 4
210 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2012

Apparently, I look just like my mom.  People often confuse us for sisters as my mom looks younger than she is.  I honestly don’t see it, and neither does she.  We have the same eye color and thats about it. And we’re both short. haha 

Post # 5
3696 posts
Sugar bee

Everyone sees my mom and goes, “Oh wow, you look like her!” Until they see my dad, that is. Then it’s “Oh, no, you definitely look more like your dad!”


Post # 6
3786 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: June 2011

I have my dad’s coloring (we’re both light skinned…my mom has more of an olive complexion) and my dad’s eye color (blue…my mom’s eyes are hazel) and my dad’s nose but people have commented on our facial structure being similar.

I don’t have a very recent picture of us together though 🙁

People actually tell me that I look like my Mother-In-Law…this is just a picture of a picture on a computer screen but I’m on the right and Mother-In-Law is in the middle. The girl on the left is DH’s stepsister.

Post # 7
560 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

I take after my dad.  My sister looks like my mom.  It’s like they got one of each out of us girls LOL

ETA: my mom and sister are blond hair blue eyed and pale LOL.  My dad and I both have olive skin, hazel eyes, and brown hair.

Post # 8
8246 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: July 2010

@AmeliaBedelia: I do think you guys look a lot alike!  Your facial features, structure, shape, etc are very similar, IMO.

Post # 9
523 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2011

I get that too, I guess we kinda look alike,sometimes I can see it,othertimes not so much.But I always laugh when people say how much I look like my mum, I always say “well isnt that strange,what with us being related and all!”lol


Post # 10
1496 posts
Bumble bee

@Mrs.KMM: I can definitely see the resemblance!

I am my mom’s mini-me. She is much taller and larger person than I am, however I have no choice but to claim her as my mom haha.

Sorry for the awful low-quality pic. Everyone is standing on different steps and all red from crying.

Post # 13
1540 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: March 2012

Growing up, I resembled my father. 


As I get older, I definitely resemble my mom more. I have her hair (she used to perm it). She passed away nearly 5 years ago so this is one of the last few pics of us together.


Post # 14
653 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: August 2011

i loo knothing like my mom but looklike my dad




do any of these kiddos look like me????


Post # 15
1495 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: January 1991

@Aure: I get that too!  I am built NOTHING like my mom, except for being petite.  She is a total apple shape, and I am a pear.  She has thin hair, I have thick.  She has dark skin that tans easily, I got all the Scottish blood from my dad.  My sister looks exactly like her.  I look like my grandma on my dad’s side.

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