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Husband and I come from Chinese families, so Chinese New Year is one more occasion observed at home. Celebrating CNY makes me miss the kids’ Ama and Angkong (paternal grandma and grandpa) who passed away a few months before the first kid was born. 822 more words
Happy New Year!
Few Chinese Horoscope books contain overall prognostications for the year. In my large collection of these books, one of the few that does is the first edition of Theodora Lau’s The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes, published in 1979. 965 more words
In Chinese, the year that starts at midnight tonight the Year of the Yang (羊 yáng). Yang is an umbrella term that encompasses both goats and sheep – anything that goes “baaaa”, basically – which is why you might see it referred to variously as the Year of the Goat, Sheep or Ram. 256 more words