Category Archives: Moon Festival

Celebrating the Moon Festival

This year, the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival falls on September 15. It is a day of Thanksgiving and gratitude for theView full post »

The Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse

Hubby and I sat outside and watched the coolest total lunar eclipse on the night of Moon Festival.  I don’tView full post »

Moon Festival Reading

In addition to making Moon Cookies, we spent part of our Saturday afternoon reading all about the Moon Festival. View full post »

Moon Cookie Making

I know it’s traditional to make Moon Cakes for the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, but we like Moon Cookies better. View full post »

Celebrating the Moon Festival with books

This year, the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival falls on September 6-8.  It is a day of Thanksgiving for the Chinese, whenView full post »

{Celebrate China} Moon Cookies

Mid-Autumn Moon Festival is a Chinese holiday celebrated in September.  Moon Cakes are very popular at this time andView 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 »

Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!

According to, “Falling on the 15th day of the 8th month according to the Chinese lunarView full post »