Category Archives: Chinese New Year

Vegetarian Dumplings

Today marks the beginning of Chinese New Year 2018!  The Year of the Dog! As I shared in my last post, our 2018 ChineseView full post »

When Simple is Just Right

I had an uh-oh moment last week when I realized that Chinese New Year was less than two weeks away and we stillView full post »

Homemade Jiǎozi: A Family Affair

I learned to make dumplings a few years ago when we hosted an exchange student from China.  Everyone in the familyView full post »

Lunar New Year Celebration

A local art museum hosts a Lunar New Year festival every year and this is (sadly) the first time we have every beenView full post »

15 Ideas to Celebrate Chinese New Year

Lunar New Year is fast approaching!  Our celebrations have morphed over the years, especially depending on the seasonView full post »

The Chinese New Year Tree

One of the Lunar New Year decorating highlights for our family is decorating the tree!  The Chinese New Year ornamentsView full post »

Decorating for Chinese New Year

Our family has so much fun decorating for Lunar New Year.  Once the Christmas decorations come down, the SpringView full post »

Preparing for Chinese New Year

As Christmas activities come to a close and decorations come down, our family is just beginning to gear up for ourView full post »

Jiaozi-Making Day

Xin Nian Kuai Le from our family to yours!  Happy New Year!  Yesterday was filled with stuffing dumplings!  And eatingView full post »

2015 Chinese New Year Library

I love books.  LOVE BOOKS.  You can find books in just about every room of my house.  I’m not sure my husbandView full post »

{Celebrate China} Our New Year Decor

I always enjoy getting inspiration from other bloggers, so I thought I’d share a bit of our Chinese New YearView full post »

{Celebrate China} Xin Nian Kuai Le!

Our Spring Festival celebration has gotten off to a fabulous start!  We spent Friday with our dear friends dressing upView full post »

{Celebrate China} Our Fu Tree

I love the idea of combining our American traditions with Sunshine’s Chinese heritage.  There areView full post »

{Celebrate China} Our New Year Library

With Chinese New Year (or Spring Festival) just around the corner, it seemed like a good time to post about ourView full post »

{Celebrate China} Chinese Traditions

If you are an international adoptive mama like me, chances are that you didn’t inherently know everything aboutView full post »