(KARK) – Each mom thinks they have the cutest newborn.
Just one Arkansas mom jokingly admits her baby may be the precise reverse and she is capturing the consideration of folks all about the world.
Currently the mom of stepson Cole and daughter Harper, Lucy Baehr struggled with miscarriages more than the yrs and had given up on the concept of growing her family.
“We bought a 3rd pet at the finish of September 2019 and my excuse was, ‘well, we are not heading to have any extra little ones,’ and then February of 2020 we come across out about Reese,” Baehr mentioned.
Soon after nine months of waiting around they at last to received to meet Reese, their miracle baby. It’s a instant Baehr mentioned she will under no circumstances overlook.
“I’m quite guaranteed I looked at my husband and was like, ‘she’s nutritious?’ Baehr reported.
Lucy dreamt her daughter would glimpse just like her, rather, she came out hunting anything at all but.
“She just had a really big nose. Even Harper, when she held her for the to start with time, she looked up at me and stated, ‘she form of appears to be strange, does not she?’ and I was like ‘um, you are not mistaken?’ Baehr claimed.
When many mothers could not want to confess it, Lucy embraced her daughter’s special search and shared her with the relaxation of the globe on Tik Tok.
“This development started where by people today had been declaring, ‘we imagined our new child was going to be so lovable and they ended up not.’ I was like, ‘I get, I acquire! I get this!” Baehr laughed.
It’s dubbed, “The Ugly Baby Challenge.” Right away, her Tik Tok exploded. As of Thursday, she had additional than 22 million views and counting.
“People have commented declaring she appears to be like Dobby from Harry Potter and Mr. Bean,” Baehr laughed.
Baehr reported she has had some haters.
“People are commenting like, ‘oh my gosh, not a mother calling her baby ugly! You are a terrible mother. She’s going to grow up with self-esteem problems,’” Baehr reported.
She said she is simply just trying to keep it authentic, hoping to normalize how infants truly search when they are born.
“She’s great! I’ll tell her all about it a single working day. This full situation is heading to go in her baby book. She is heading to have a great perception of humor,” Baehr explained.
She is reminding other mothers that not all babies are great, and that’s perfectly all right.
“She just desired a minute!” Baehr stated.
Baehr said the video clip is all in excellent fun and she is conscious her baby is not ugly.
Even so, the online video is paying off. She explained organizations are sending Reese toys in trade for a online video.