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9 Things China and the ROK Want for Christmas

9 Things China and the ROK Want for Christmas

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. China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) are hoping for a free trade zone for Christmas. Too optimistic for sure, but the two countries are working overtime to improve relations. Also on their Christmas wish list: 1. expanding mutual investment 2. medium- and long-term plans for cooperation in mutual investment 3. cooperation in energy resources…

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What qualities make your child a hero? | How to raise a well-respected child (Part 3)

What qualities make your child a hero? | How to raise a well-respected child (Part 3)

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. What qualities make your child a hero? | How to raise a well-respected child (Part 3) The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is the little extra. To not just stand up but also stand out, I need to learn what that little extra looks like. I don’t know if I want to be a hero…

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Husband Salvages Cash Stash from Septic Tank

Husband Salvages Cash Stash from Septic Tank

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. Some dude’s wife in Nanjing thought the man’s rubbish was, well um, rubbish. So, she threw it out….flushed it down the toilet…send it away with a deposit of muskies. What she didn’t know was that her husband had stashed his ‘secret income’ of 2,000 yuan ($260ish) by wrapping it in a black plastic bag and…

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Famous People born on January 27 – Where’s Mia Mei?

Famous People born on January 27 – Where’s Mia Mei?

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. Here’s a list of famous people born on January 27. I don’t see my name. But then I don’t see anybody born after 1988. Were there really people before then? Here’s a name I recognize – 1756 – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austria, musical prodigy/composer (Figaro). I have his music on my little 4-finger piano with red, orange, blue…

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