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What is Chinese New Year?

What is Chinese New Year?

The Lunar New Year includes the celebrations for kicking off a brand new year in the Chinese lunar calendar and is celebrated by countries that ha...
My Story: How My Family Celebrates Chinese New Year

My Story: How My Family Celebrates Chinese New Year

Next to Christmas, and pretty much for the same reasons, Chinese New Year remains a favorite holiday of mine. My favorite things about holidays (e...
Red Envelope Etiquette - Tips for Giving and Receiving

Red Envelope Etiquette - Tips for Giving and Receiving

After thousands of years and millions of red envelopes exchanged, few true etiquette rules exist for the tradition of hong bao. Each family has th...
Behind the Chinese Red Envelope

Behind the Chinese Red Envelope

What’s a Red Envelope? Thousands of years ago, Chinese people were gifting each other coins strung together with string as symbols of good luck. B...