By some cruel twist of the Lunar calendar, Chinese New Year, Mardi Gras and Ash Wednesday come one right after another this year. And then, boom! Valentine’s Day. I was so engrossed in the Lunar New Year, that it didn’t occur to me until the weekend that Lent begins this Wednesday.
Finding decorations and party favors for the Lunar New Year can be a challenge. But this year, there’s plenty of Year of the Snake swag
Middle grade readers will love Grace Lin’s chapter books The Year of the Dog and The Year of the Rat, focusing on Chinese New Year and being an Asian American kid.
I have to admit, my notions of how to celebrate Christmas are informed by Hollywood and Pottery Barn catalogs. Some observations from bloggers about how Asian culture intersects with this holiday.
It may sound strange to the uninitiated, but here are some tips on how to incorporate the flavors of Chinese food into your Thanksgiving feast.
Lots of ways to celebrate and learn in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. See if there’s an event in your area or let us know about one!
St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner… and we’re celebrating Hapa-style, with a Hawaiian twist on one of my kids’ favorite foods!
Celebrate Girls Day with special foods and dolls