• Interracial Families

    How we Handle Racism, Cultural Diversity, Financial Independence and our Pasts

    In our family we have 5 cultures but we are also spread between countries ranging from least developed to developed/affluent. Being an interracial step family, we get a lot of stares, comments and different treatment. We also have different expectations around culture, finances, traditions, family, everything. As a result, we have to be extremely open with our communication with each other and others. It also means we need to be open-minded, understanding and approach everything with love. I’ve done a few interviews recently covering my past of going from homeless single mother because of domestic violence to CEO. Child custody, blending our family, the travel between the countries, cultural differences…