Gong Xi Fa Cai! I just want to wish everyone a Blessed and Happy Chinese New Year! Here are my two lovely children wanting to wish you all a Happy New Year too! For those who are not familiar with Chinese New Year, I’ve written this blog just for you! It has a few fun… Continue reading Celebrating Chinese New Year
Do you ever feel like you are lost and alone wandering hopelessly in this world? Are there days when you feel that you don’t have the strength to continue on in life? Life is hard. There are so many struggles that we face today that brings us pain and sorrow. There are moments of disappointment… Continue reading Hope
“The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment, where is it to be found?” -J.B. Priestly The world becomes a different place when it snows. I… Continue reading 5 Fun-Filled and Free Family Activities in the Snow
Creating an Emergency Kit Hello January! With the new year ahead of us, and with everyone thinking about resolutions, January is a great time to get organized! One of our “must-do” in our new year check-list is to review our emergency kits. This includes rotating the non-perishable food and reviewing our emergency plans. It’s wonderful… Continue reading Emergency Preparedness
Happy New Year everyone! Isn’t it exciting that today is the first day of 2017! What is it about the New Year that makes it so special? I believe it is the time of year when we can all set out for a fresh start. When everything starts brand new again. It’s a clean slate… Continue reading Happy 2017!
My friend, Nikole, shared this potato salad recipe with me and it quickly became one of my favorite dish to bring to picnics, BBQs and potlucks. It’s a nice cool and refreshing dish to serve during summer but also a perfect side dish for Thanksgiving and Christmas meals. This potato salad recipe is best made… Continue reading Creamy Potato Salad
Part 2: Wine -Food Pairing In the previous post I discussed how wine glasses are uniquely shaped to alter the wine’s taste and aroma, therefore, changing our experience and even our enjoyment with the wine. If you haven’t read the article, you can read it here. It is definitely an informative post for those who… Continue reading Wine Tasting 101: Wine-Food Pairing
Season’s Greetings to all of you! It’s hard to believe that it is only 10 days away from Christmas! Where did the time go? It’s a blink of an eye and December is flying by! I know by now most of you have your Christmas tree and mantel all decorated, but I thought I will… Continue reading O’ Christmas Tree!
What’s the meaning of Christmas? With all the festivities attached to the holiday season, it is easy to forget the true meaning of Christmas. I am sure that a lot of moms out there can relate when I say December is one of the most stressful time of year for us. There are so many… Continue reading Christmas Hang- Ups
Part 1: Does wine glass matter? Earlier this month I had the opportunity to experience wine glass tasting at Pacific Breeze Urban Winery at New Westminster, British Columbia. It was such a fun and enlightening evening that I feel I just have to share it! Have you ever wonder what type of glassware you… Continue reading Wine Tasting 101: Glassware