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3 minute Thai video commercial trumps Hollywood blockbusters in appeal

3 minute Thai video commercial trumps Hollywood blockbusters in appeal

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. My daddy has Thailand on his mind. He spent last week in Bangkok speaking to a bunch of hospital manager guys and girls about being social in the media. I am not really sure what my daddy says. But that’s okay, nobody asks me, “What’s your daddy do?” It seems like only big people ask…

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What I Like by the Blog – Bicultural Mama

What I Like by the Blog – Bicultural Mama

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. I spent a couple of hours going through the blog┬áBicultural Mama this morning. It’s part of my homework on my own blog. But when it’s fun, it doesn’t feel like work. I write about growing up biculturally. ┬áBut I am still little. Bicultural Mama is not. She’s been around for a while. And she has…

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How do parents of bi-cultural children become a US citizen?

How do parents of bi-cultural children become a US citizen?

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. How do parents of bi-cultural children become a US citizen? I know the answer. First, you have to become a Mommy. Then you go to a big celery moment (Ed: ceremony). And old people tell stories that little people don’t really understand or, to be honest, don’t even care about. Then there is some singing…

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Family Blogging: Discovering Cultures of Men and Women

Family Blogging: Discovering Cultures of Men and Women

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 is a guest post from a graduate student in Mia’s father Bill’s weekend Marketing with Social Media class at International Technological University. When I was young, the pastor of St. Thomas Aquinas Parish Church, Monsignor Mac had a favorite slogan: “The family that prays together, stays together.” I thought of that slogan when I…

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