Category Archives: Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2015: Eat in or Eat out?

Kung Hei Fat Choy, tomorrow is the first day of the Chinese New Year and it’s the Year of the Ram, Goat or Sheep and will last 15 days. This year, I’ve decided to eat in on the day of Chinese New Year but eat out to celebrate with my HOH WOK CLUB! I’m very…

Chinese New Year 2014, Progressive Feasts

Chinese New Year 2014 is the Year of the Wood Horse and my year, I share it with Oprah Winfrey!  Wood Horse only occurs every 60 years, so it’s very special. The New Year celebrations continues for 2 weeks concluding February 14 and coincided with Valentine’s Day.  How fortuitous because it means double happiness!!! It’s…

Chinese New Year of Horse 2014

Kung Hei Fat Choy everyone! Today is Chinese New Year of the Horse and celebrations continue for 2 weeks! This is a good time to start a clean slate, remember no sweeping today or you’ll sweep away good luck, great excuse for no housework. Wear something red or gold to signify prosperity and good luck….

Year of Snake, Feasts

Year of the Snake is working out so well for me that I’m not going to listen to its forecast, you can read it here!  Two Chinese New Year Feasts later, I’m happy with how well they turned out. The best secret I’ll share is to have an assistant prep everything day before and stick…

Year of Snake 2013: Skirt Beef Tomato Stir Fry

The Chinese horoscope says Year of the Snake will be a roller coaster year, but for me 2013 started off with a NICE BIG BANG!  Everything is flowing smoothly and seamlessly.  Three little new words will be my new focus for Year of the Snake: Simplify, Eliminate and Delegate (SED.)  These can apply to everything…

NBC Miami Celebrates Chinese New Year

I was invited by NBC Miami to celebrate Chinese New Year with their audience and thought you might enjoy some funny things that happened and the three lessons I learned: – check lists are only good if you actually check them – sisters are helpful except when their shots are of producer’s backs – you…