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Raising kids bilingually, bi-culturally, or first-hand Indian – American experiences

Raising kids bilingually, bi-culturally, or first-hand Indian – American experiences

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 am raising one bilingual kid. We speak several Indian languages at home. We picked up and moved 13 years ago and since then, raising kids in a bilingual fashion is more or less a lifestyle.  We don’t see it is an issue anymore. The kids speak English fluently as they were born here but…

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Bi-cultural | Indo-American | Providing your kids with best of both worlds!

Bi-cultural | Indo-American | Providing your kids with best of both worlds!

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 an interesting topic to post about, bi-cultural kids! Today more and more kids are born into a bi-cultural environment with their parents being of different ethnicity or culture or kids being raised in other parts of the world. My cousins are true examples of kids raised with 2 different cultures. Their parents, my…

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From Nepal to America – my cultural experience in a new country

From Nepal to America – my cultural experience in a new country

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 am an international student in America from Nepal. I recently started my own website, Info-Nepal, where I blog about everything about Nepal, its culture, foods, destinations, mountains, you name it and I have got it covered. Nepal is a very diverse country, both geographically and culturally. I came from this very culturally diverse country….

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How I was raised in a bi-cultural environment

How I was raised in a bi-cultural environment

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. USA is a very fascinating country. Here you will see many cultures living side by side. This is the country where you can see people from different countries working under one company. For example in my company, my colleagues are from India, China, Japan and Singapore. Crossing cultures is very common in the USA. You can…

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