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Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – the school of hard knocks

Growing up is a marathon, not a sprint – the school of hard knocks

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. Daddy says he has learned a lot of things in the school of Fort Knox. (Ed. school of hard knocks). My daddy used to do these things called super marathons, sometimes called ultra-marathons. He said people ran too fast when they ran ‘only’ 26+ miles and he couldn’t keep up. He preferred to run more…

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Google Wants to Team Up with China Mobile (Hong Kong)

Google Wants to Team Up with China Mobile (Hong Kong)

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. Google has found a new way to do business in China. Google is in talks with China Mobile in Hong Kong to team up with them to offer Internet search services in China via mobile phone months. In the near future, the Chinese will be able to search on their cell phones. My question is,…

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Teaching a little girl to love to read | Mia’s Fantasy | Diamonds and Rubies

Teaching a little girl to love to read | Mia’s Fantasy | Diamonds and Rubies

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. —Diamonds and Rubies— Plop! Mia landed in a bag carried by one of seven little men. In the bag where she landed were diamonds and rubies and crystals and many many beautiful jewels. As she bounced up and down inside the bag she heard the little men sing, “High Ho! High Ho!” The seven little…

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5 reasons why brains crave to be bilingual | Steps for parents to take

5 reasons why brains crave to be bilingual | Steps for parents to take

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. Bilingual brains are better brains. If you don’t agree with me, learn another language and then we will talk. Studies say that bilingual brains are: 1. faster “You still talking about that? I am working on something else.” 2. more focused “Don’t bother me, I am working on something.” 3. more flexible “Yeah, my right…

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