One of the great things about being a Chinese in the "modern era" is that in this international age where we all seem to start celebrating the new years starting as early as Thanksgivings ... then "Christmas," then the (solar) "New Year," we always find ourselves crescendoing to celebrate the lunar New Year. It is no different this year. So - Happy New Year Everyone and … [Read more...] about Happy New Year – Year of the Horse!
Happy New Year
My New Year Resolution
It's been some time since I last blogged. And my new year resolution is ... to BE MORE REGULAR AT BLOGGING! I actually have an excuse this time. In November, my grandmother - with whom I am close - passed away. In December, my second son was born... This period of change has gotten me to reflect more deeply on life ... and for here, to reflect once more why I spend the … [Read more...] about My New Year Resolution
Welcome Year of the Ox – and Happy New Year!
It should be Chinese New Year's Eve or New Year's Day throughout most of the world by now ... so I just want to wish everyone here a very Happy and Prosperous Year of the OX (牛)! According to the Chinese Zodiac, the Ox symbolizes prosperity and is associated with fortitude and hard work. Those born under the influence of the Ox are natural leaders, are dependable, and possess … [Read more...] about Welcome Year of the Ox – and Happy New Year!
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
I almost forgot: it's already Christmas Eve in much of Asia - so here is "Merry Christmas and Happy New Year" for everyone at Foolsmountain! … [Read more...] about Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!