Mamtha Kashyap cooks in her Santa Clara home Friday, March 8, 2013. Kashyap is a trained computer engineer from India who spends her days crocheting,
Mamtha Kashyap cooks in her Santa Clara home Friday, March 8, 2013. Kashyap is a trained computer engineer from India who spends her days crocheting, cooking, volunteering at the library and watching TV. Kashyap, who came to the country because her husband, also a computer engineer, was sponsored for a job on a temporary H-1B visa. She, on the other hand, is not allowed to work or make money. (Patrick Tehan/Staff)