The stress level of Christmas can be overwhelming. Christmas season is meant to be a time of joy. But the high expectations of the all the luxurious gifts and competition are not ideal.
The Thankful Heart
When you start to fell thankful…
The Circles Of Control, Influence And Concern
I had to learn to let things go. I had to learn how to draw the lines on how to address challenges and where I spent more energy to achieve more fulfilling life. I have created this perspective by defining what I was able to control, things I could influence and was concerned about.
Why I became a Christian
I was born in a Christian family. Church every Sundays, song practice every Tuesday evening and bible study on Fridays. But this didn’t mean I actual believed.
Advice on Living with your In-Laws
In my case it was a cultural and financial reasons. I struggled the most the first year as I never knew what to expect.
5 Tips on How to Sleep Early
It’s challenging to sleep early because there are a million others things needs to be done.
5 Tips on How to Wake Up Early
I am a early raiser for multiple reasons. I love to wake up early set myself up for success.
Evolution of Gender Expectations
As you have read the good girl and the nyab, you probably have an good idea to the girl expectations. But I haven’t talked about the boy expectations.
I am a proud Hmong Nyab
As a young Hmong girl, I was taught that becoming a nyab was my destiny. I hated the fact that my life was decided for me. The expectation was high to learn and prepare to become a nyab; as one day, I will marry.
How to overcome The Good Girl
As a Hmong girl growing up in American, I was taught how important it is to be a good girl. Little did I know that this would negatively impact me later on in life. As I had to learn how to speak up and most of all I learned how to love my voice.