Being Asian, But Not Identifying With It
Fran:“I’m Black.”“Really? Are you mixed with something?”I get this response a lot when people ask me what I am and I’m prepared for this follow-up question. It’s kind of crazy that people you don’t even know can challenge you on your identity. Sometimes if I don’t feel mentally prepared…
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I could not be more excited to share Francesca and Nelli’s Catholic and Hindu fusion wedding experience. I actually found Francesca on Instagram and admittedly slid into her DMs as soon as I saw pictures of her gorgeous fusion wedding.
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Hi everyone, I wrote an essay for Nikita (blogger at growingupgupta.com) about being biracial and how it will impact my future tri(?)racial family. Let me know your thoughts please 🙂
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HOW THEY MET Raghav and I come from different backgrounds as I am Half Black/Half Filipina Catholic and Raghav being a South Indian Hindu. Our paths eventually crossed when I moved to San Francisco after college and was hired to work the night shift at a manufacturing site. Raghav was already working the same shift…
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Hi everyone, I’m keeping good on my promise to update my blog at least once a month. If possible, I would appreciate if my readers could subscribe to my blog (Right hand column of website). I’m still shy about sharing my post updates with friends, family, social media channels so I need all the help I can get.
I’ve talked A LOT about Nelli’s visa woes on the blog here, here, here, and here. Most of the posts are lamenting the time Nelli had to go back to India until his visa was renewed and one post was about me taking my first trip to India to get Nelli’s visa on his passport. I thought that was the end of our visa woes but I was wrong. I’m happy to announce that after 5 months on February 10th, 2018 – Nelli became a permanent resident aka received the GREEN CARD.
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2017 was SUCH a game changer in my life…there were so many milestones reached, growth opportunities fulfilled and SO many adventures executed – Here are my top 10 moments of the year! I would definitely say 2017 has been my best year yet however I have no expectations for the future.
I want to say that 2018 will be better but I’m just going to live each day to the fullest and face whatever is in front of me. This past January, I got a little angsty….I wanted each weekend activity packed and I was constantly searching/planning for our next international getaway. I’m learning that you can be happy anywhere doing anything – Happiness isn’t a destination, it’s a state of being 🙂
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