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8 things you should know before marrying into a Chinese family

  1. Everything’s a family affair …

It is widely known that marrying a Chinese guy means you marry into the family. Things you thought were private matters might suddenly be discussed in loud voices at the family table. 726 more words


One big family

Reza Mazumder outlines how changing dynamics and ideas about individualism, collectivism and family in Chinese society are depicted in two sets of artwork on exhibit at the National Gallery of Australia. 774 more words

Northeast Asia

The Home in Family Dinners: Day 15 // 365 Days of Gratitude

Today I am grateful for family dinners when (almost) all the seats at the table are filled. Usually, it’s just my mom, my brother, and me. 602 more words

Mount Tai and Qufu

October 1st marks the anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China in 1949.  China celebrates by giving a seven-day national holiday from October 1-7, known colloquially as “Golden Week,” when an… 827 more words


Family Business

Ricoh GR, ISO 100, 1/80 sec, f/7.1, EV -0.3. Post processing in Viveza 2 and Silver Efex Pro 2. 8 more words


Three Months Survived

Somehow we managed it yet again, MIL is back in China and thus the three months of terror are over. Over the past years I had a couple of these… 766 more words

Crazy Chinese Family

This New China

It’s Monday morning. Another week of work has passed. My weekend begins. I receive the regular Monday morning WeChat message from Emma: What time are you coming over? 2,599 more words