If You Were Raised By An Asian Mom These 25 Things Are 100% True

Mom: *knocks on fruit* This is ripe.
Posted on July 29, 2017, 21:01 GMT Nicole Martinez BuzzFeed Staff vk Share On vk lineapp Share On lineapp Share Share On twitter Share On twitter Share sms Share On sms Share On whatsapp Share On whatsapp Share On more Share On more Share On more Share On more More Share On tumblr Share On tumblr Share On stumbleupon Share On stumbleupon Share On linkedin Share On linkedin Share On reddit Share On reddit Share On googleplus Share On googleplus Share On link Share On link 1. You weren’t allowed to eat things like Lunchables or Kid Cuisine and it was DEVASTATING! Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF On facebook email Share On email Share On ABC pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 2. You might’ve had a school lunch that looked like this. On facebook email Share On email Share On moongardenstitches / Via instagram.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 3.

You had to make sure to take your shoes off before entering the house.

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Paying full price was discouraged. 🚫 On facebook email Share On email Share On ABC pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 9. You would often sit in the living room after dinner and eat fruit while watching Asian dramas as a family. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF On facebook email Share On email Share On ABC pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 10. You weren’t allowed to attend sleepovers because you had a perfectly good bed at home. No ifs, ands, or buts about it.

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Like soup, fruit, chicken feet, and basically any food ever. On facebook email Share On email Share On _pero.neko_ / Via instagram.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 13. You had to get straight A’s, attend after school programs, do extracurricular activities..

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And learn an instrument on top of it all. *Piano was preferred* Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF On facebook email Share On email Share On Motema Records pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 15.

You knew to NEVER EVER talk back, like EVER! On facebook email Share On email Share On IISuperwomanII / Via youtube.com pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 16. You could never sleep in on weekends because your mom was already up doing housework and she didn’t care about being quiet. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF On facebook email Share On email Share On Mnet pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 17.

You felt very confused at family gatherings when introduced to relatives you’d never heard of or seen in your entire life. On facebook email Share On email Share On asiangirl101_ / Via Twitter: @asiangirl101_ pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 18. You never had to worry about calendars for the new year. On facebook email Share On email Share On GrowingUpAsian / Via Twitter: @GrowingUpAsian pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 19. You were constantly reminded to avoid the sun and if you had to go out, you couldn’t leave the house without applying layers of sunblock. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF On facebook email Share On email Share On SLB ुुFilms / Via aishmovingherfaceslightly.

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On facebook email Share On email Share On vyasshruti / Via Twitter: @vyasshruti pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 22. You didn’t go to the doctor often because oils like these would supposedly cure all. On facebook email Share On email Share On Amazon / Via ( amazon.com ) ( amazon.com ) pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Share On pinterest Pin 23. You had a collection of hotel toiletries, extra napkins, plastic utensils, and packet condiments somewhere at home.

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