For Interracial Couples, Growing Recognition, With A Few Exceptions

For Interracial Couples, Growing Recognition, With A Few Exceptions

By Brooke Lea Foster

    Nov. 26, 2016

Once I had been a brand new mom residing in the Upper West Side of Manhattan this year, we frequently forgot that my baby son, Harper, didn’t appear to be me personally. Around the neighborhood, I thought of him as the perfect brown baby, soft-skinned and tulip-lipped, with a full head of black hair, even if it was the opposite of my blond waves and fair skin as I pushed him.

“He’s adorable. Exactly What nationality is his mother? ” a middle-aged woman that is white me personally outside Barnes & Noble on Broadway 1 day, mistaking me personally for a nanny.

I shared with her. “His daddy is Filipino. “ I’m their mother, ””

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