Kelly Ripa’s doll-like appearance in throwback photo needs to be seen to be believed

Kelly Ripa’s hot looks are nothing new and it seems like she’s been a fan of hers forever.

TV host celebrates mother Esther’s birthday on social media Tribute with the best throwback photos.

In the photo shared on Instagram, Kelly was sitting on her mother’s lap and looked to be about four years old.

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She looked adorable with blunt bangs and a big ribbon in her hair. She was wearing a polka dot dress and was smiling at the camera, knowing that it was her. Kelly looked so perfect, it was as if she was a doll.

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Kelly’s mom looked radiant and looked exactly like her famous daughter today – only with a much bigger hairstyle. The star captioned it, “#fromthearchives mom and me circa ’73.” “So chic to sing ballet. Wish you Happy Birthday Mom. I love you.”

Kelly Ripa looked like a tiny doll in a childhood photo with her mom © Instagram/Kelly Ripa
Kelly Ripa looked like a tiny doll in a childhood photo with her mom

Fans commented: “You are your mother’s little thing,” and “twins” while her husband, Mark Consuelos, also shouted: “Happy bday mama.”

Kelly has changed a lot — not surprisingly — and is now 52 and a mother to three of her children, Joaquin, 20, Lola, 22, and Michael, 25.

Kelly confesses her glowing complexion isn't because of the sun© Mike Coppola
Kelly knows how to hold back when it comes to glamor

Their middle child just celebrated a birthday and her famous parents didn’t want to let it go down without a public nod. Mark shared a series of never-before-seen pictures of the budding singer and wrote: “Happy Birthday Lollipop! We love you!!” The post featured a series of childhood photos of Lola with her parents.

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In one, Lola looked like a young teenager as she attended horse racing with her mother Kelly and father Mark, wearing a blue and white check sweater and wearing braces on her teeth.

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelas with their three children© Instagram
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelas with their three children

Another photo shows Lola as a baby sleeping on a beach towel and wearing baby pink sunglasses. Kelly also shared family photos and fans loved it.

Lola is fiercely private and mom Kelly – who often talks about her family on her talk shows – has joked in the past that she has to ask her daughter’s permission to share any photos of her on social media.

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Kelly with her children when they were young

The Empty Nesters have had a long and successful marriage for 27 years and now they not only live together, but also work together.

stay with kelly and mark The co-hosts recently made a shocking statement about their marriage when they said they won’t promise to marry a second time.

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Kelly and Mark’s daughter recently turned 22

“We are very superstitious about vow renewal,” Kelly said on his ABC show. They both revealed that they think a second marriage is a sign of an unhappy relationship, with the actress even describing the vow renewal as “the kiss of death.”

The mother of three continued, “It seems to me that renewal of vows precedes divorce.” “It’s like, ‘We’re not getting along… I know what we should do!'”

Agreeing with his wife, Mark said it’s often a sudden reaction after one person makes a big mistake in a marriage. “And I’m not talking about leaving the toilet seat open, I’m talking about the mess!”