As parents, I think it's important to recognize both the Eastern and Western influences we had growing up.
When I was really little, my mom's limited English skills weren't an issue because I only spoke Cantonese at home.
10/15/2018 15:44 EDT
Their generation handled things very differently from ours.
07/30/2018 12:31 EDT
Drawing from how my parents raised me and each of my sisters, I think it's about tailoring our parenting styles to meet the child's needs.
05/08/2018 12:00 EDT
I told my dad that his statements about my size and how much/little I ate were hurtful. I told my mom that her obsession with weight made me feel insecure.
03/14/2018 10:39 EDT
I was granted an opportunity to pick what I valued from each half of my cultural identity, and the change in perspective empowered me.
12/29/2017 11:04 EST
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