This is definitely not typical.
And therefore, there is very little on the internet about how to handle a situation like Suki's.
She wrote a very personal and helpful blog for couples who are struggling with families who refuse to recognize their relationship.
“I’m a 1st generation Thai-Cambodian American. My parents are from Southeast Asia but I was born and raised in America. As many children of immigrants can probably understand, navigating the worlds between our parents homeland and the place we grew up can breed a new, un-google-able level of family drama.” ~ Suki
Here are the Instagram videos that go along with the blog post: