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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…



Chinese New Year Festive Table Setting

For Year of the Dragon, I wanted to show you easy ways to dress up your table so you can enjoy a Simple Chinese New Year Dinner At Home. Use lots of “red” which symbolizes good luck and anything you can find that has Dragon or Asian theme on it! This includes red packets with…



Chinese New Year Dinner at home

Chinese New Year starts today and it’s Year of the Dragon! Dragon is the most dynamic in the Chinese zodiac, so be prepared for a year full of successes as well as surprises. Do check my NBC Miami TV appearance where Jennifer wok-ked up a Sizzling Shrimp dish and was so surprised it was so…



Simple Kale and Mushroom Stir Fry

2012 is Year of the Dragon, for Chinese New Year, this easy curly kale & oyster mushroom stir fry is perfect and can accompany your other festive dishes! Kung Hei Fat Choy. Just a little oil in hot cast iron wok, added garlic & ginger, cook down with mushroom juice from rehydrating dried oyster mushrooms,…