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Officials with “Second Wives” to be Sacked

Officials with “Second Wives” to be Sacked

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Chinese officials with ‘second wives’ or mistress are not getting IN the sack, they are being sacked. State media says, “China plans to sack all officials found to have secretly “kept and supported” mistresses.” It is popular for government officials and successful businessmen to keep a second wife. However, financial pressure to keep two households…

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The Evolution of Dinosaurs: Where are the rest of the bones?

The Evolution of Dinosaurs: Where are the rest of the bones?

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. This past summer, my family and I took a trip to Big Sky country – Montana. By chance, my wife’s best friend from high school lives there. I say chance because my wife and her friend are both from Nanjing, China. One ended up here in the Bay Area, the other in Nowhere, Montana. My…

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Dads who have been there done that! Know it all dads….

Dads who have been there done that! Know it all dads….

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Dads who have been there done that well the name suggests it doesn’t it ? We will discuss about these category of dads who have gone through the pain of parenting and some of them have memorable and enjoyable experiences.  They are usually found to be advising other parents of their experiences of parenthood and…

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Chinese Wedding Traditions – part 1

Chinese Wedding Traditions – part 1

Bill Belew has raised 2 bi-cultural kids, now 34 and 30. And he and his wife are now parenting a 3rd, Mia, who is 8. Chinese wedding traditions are really interesting and go from the proposal to post-wedding rituals. 1. The proposal begins when a go-between person presents gifts from the boy’s parents to the girl’s parents and starts a negotiation. After negotiations and extensive bargaining, the two families agree on an amount of money and goods that should be…

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