I have just finished up an incredibly exhausting week — the kind where it seems as if you’ve packed a year’s worth of events into seven small days — and can really use a break.
I’m taking the week off from blogging to recharge myself. And while I’m away, I’ll be sharing some of my favorite posts from the archives.
What’s the big deal about Asian men and bags? Some men in Asia carry their girlfriends’/wives’ bags for them or carry so-called “manbags” of their own. And there’s nothing wrong with that.
“Is he your foreign exchange student?” When you’re a white woman who looks older than her Asian husband. A cashier in America once mistook my Chinese husband for a foreign exchange student I was hosting — suggesting I looked too old to be his wife.
How could I forget about the cultural differences in my intercultural marriage? An interviewer asked, “Tell me about some cultural differences between you and your Chinese husband.” Why couldn’t I think of a single decent example?
Have fun reading! I’ll see you next week!