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Mango Coconut Chia Pudding

Inspired by Gwyneth Paltrow and those annoying TV commercials

How to Stir Fry, According to My Mom

Easy tips for making Chinese favorites at home!

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Berry Tart With Almond Crust

Here’s a recipe for a simple berry tart with an almond scented crust that is perfect for showing off the simple beauty of fresh strawberries or any berries.



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Why I Write

As part of a blog hop with other writers, I’m taking some time to reflect on why I write.


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Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang

I got a copy of Boxers & Saints by Gene Luen Yang and was not disappointed. Here’s what Yang had to say at a recent book signing.


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This is a Day in My #LifeAPA

The Smithsonian APA Center put out a call for photos of everyday Asian American life. Here’s what a typical Saturday afternoon in my life looks like.

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A Pumpkin Story

One of my favorite parts of fall is visiting a pumpkin patch. All those bright colors just lifts your spirits. Check out this pumpkin story photoessay.


New Family Portraits — Help Me Choose One!

It’s been too long since we’ve had photos taken of our whole family (even me!). So a few weeks ago, we hired San Francisco photographer Adel Vardell, whom I met through ClickinMoms, to shoot some portraits. Adel might be familiar to HapaMama readers, as she did a guest post with the San Francisco Giants last year! I […]

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