Gung hay fat choy * Happy New Year !

Gung hay fat choy * Happy New Year !

Happy Chinese New Year ! 2019 is the year of the Pig : Chinese New Year in our family is all about family,food and fun . Tom's Fried Rice : Rice ( cooked the night before and let it dry) Long gain/ Jasmine 2 t oil for wok eggs (beaten) Cut vegetables ( can be [...]

Sunday * Words of faith

Sunday * Words of faith

Happy Sunday ! Happy New Year, I wish you good health and lasting prosperity. 恭贺新禧,祝身体健康、事业发达。 Today's passage is from 1 Chronicles 29-12 when David talks about all his worldly possessions coming from God. Where many blessing flow - may we all be blessed with health and prosperity in the coming New Year . Lisa

Red Envelopes Basics :

Red Envelopes Basics :

When I meet my husband family I was introduced too a new custom during holidays. Lai see -small read envelopes filled with money. My husband refers to the money as mad money or fun money to spin on frivolous stuff. If you haven't bought your red envelope yet for Chinese New Year -Read on : [...]

Cookies recipes * Almond cookies and Fortune cookies

Cookies  recipes * Almond cookies and Fortune cookies

Happy First day of February ! And my countdown to Chinese New Year continues : Today we are celebrating by making Almond Cookies and Fortune Cookies ! I must confess I usually just buy them at the Asian market but since it's an hour away - Let's make our own. Lisa 2 3/4 C Flour [...]

Chinese New Year Kids Crafts

Chinese New Year Kids Crafts

Welcome to Wednesday ! And today I am share some fun children crafts for Chinese New Year -My husband is an American Born Chinese but both of his parents are immigrants to the USA. He enjoys passing on his family traditions and customs to our family and others. This was my sons class in elementary [...]

What’s Your Sign ? Chinese Astrology 2019

What’s Your Sign ? Chinese Astrology 2019

Did you know that Feb 5th starts Chinese New Year ? And this Year we celebrate the Year of the Pigs ! The Chinese Zodiac, known as Sheng Xiao, is based on a twelve-year cycle, each year in that cycle related to an animal sign. These signs are the rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and [...]

Holiday Card Challenge

Holiday Card Challenge

You know I love the holidays ! And February starts some of our family Favorites : Chinese New Year (Feb 5) , Valentines Day (Feb 14th) - Mardi Gras (march 5) and more..... So I am calling all Card makers to help me celebrate the Holiday with cards ! Your choice and Post your picture [...]