Advice to help you with your Chinese husband. Stories about having a Chinese husband. All from one Western woman married to a Chinese man.
In Chinese, yangxifu (洋媳妇) refers to foreign women married to Chinese men. And in China, the mention of yangxifu can sometimes light up the toughest people.
Texan in Tokyo just published my guest post site titled 6 Things I Cherish about my Cross-Cultural Marriage to a Chinese Man.
I was raised in the Midwestern US. Yet now I live in China’s countryside with my Chinese husband and his family, where I’ve learned some surprising things.
For some Chinese men and Western women in love, a big question looms over their relationship — where should the couple live and work in the world?
My Chinese family, including my husband, prefers that I stay around the home here in China. They say it’s for my safety…but it’s for theirs too.
My Chinese husband survived the entire Chinese New Year’s holiday without getting drunk…because he has a foreign wife as an excuse to say no.
“I am a Tunisian woman. Seven months ago, I married a man from Shanghai….I never met a man as honest, committed and affectionate as my husband.”
As the wife of a Chinese man, I’m used to attracting attention when I’m out in China. But I never thought someone would believe our marriage wasn’t real.
Before Nicki Chen married her Chinese husband, she thought, “We complement each other.” But their differences also meant they could learn from each other.
Alexandra Van Vianen went to Qingdao in June 2010, never realizing she would end up marrying a local and building a wedding planning business with him.