Don't just say it but mean it every time you call your daughter-in-law your daughter.
Is an emotional affair just as bad as a physical one?
Why does everybody keep telling me that being a mother and a career woman at the same time is impossible?
Me: Dad I want to be an actor! Dad: No beta, it's pronounced doctor.
And no, not because we have different political views.
Because, alas, women can only have one life goal - to find and marry the perfect man, if he happens to be a doctor or lawyer, well then you've hit the jackpot.
I thought it was completely normal, until I realized that I'd lived my whole life as a lie.
That's why it was so troubling to hear a parent say that he would rather only the "Muslims of quality" attend events instead of everyone.
The white moms dumped half their candy in my pumpkin when I performed half-hearted Bollywood numbers on their doorstep.
This, my friend, is why your temporary discomfort at not knowing, is pleasing to this foreigner, for your longing to be on the ‘inside’ shows we aren’t so different after all.
"It's all in your head. God doesn't give you more than you can handle."
My blood runs with saltwater that I’ve never known. Because here, I am within and without my own culture.