Tag Archives: Chinese New Year

2017, the Year of the Rooster.

 The Year of the Monkey is drawing to a close. On January 28, we’ll enter the Year of the Rooster, sometimes called the Year of the Cock. (Funny, they never call it the Year of the Hen.) As the previous … Continue reading

China, Chinese New Year, family, fortune-tellers, holidays , , , , , , ,

It Takes a Community to Celebrate

Chinese New Year in the United States. I don’t celebrate Chinese New Year. Well, okay, I do remember it, and I talk about it. I note that 2014 is the Year of the Horse. And I send red envelopes stuffed … Continue reading

Culture, family, Philippines , , , , , , , , , , , ,