Why Some Hmong Girls Do Not Date Hmong Boys

I know many Hmong women who refuse to date, let alone marry a Hmong man.  Is this normal?  In my opinion, it's as normal as someone choosing to only marry within their race or ethnicity.  I've heard others criticize and patronize Hmong women who have made this choice (although there have been some progress, interracial/inter-ethnic…

The good wife’s guide

(Source: Housekeeping Monthly: May 13, 1955) I was looking through my volunteer training binder, just trying to refresh on somethings I learned, when I came across an article a fellow volunteer brought to the training.  It's called, "The good wife's guide." Have dinner ready. Plan ahead, even the night before, to have a delicious meal…