Chinese New Year

Paper Lanterns for Chinese New Year Celebration

  To help us celebrate Lunar New Year, Chinese New Year, we made some fun paper lanterns. But before I show you how to make this craft, here’s a brief history of why lanterns were part of the celebration. There are many different versions and here is one from my friend Eva: On the last day of […]

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Chinese New Year 2013: Year of the Snake

  As we finish celebrating the New Year, I am preparing the family to celebrate another one, Chinese New Year.  I love the American New Year, but I am also very fond of the Chinese New Year as well.  My favorite part of celebration as a kid was those red envelopes stuffed with “lucky money,” or […]

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