XBOP Refreshed for 2016

As part of refreshing XBOP for 2016, I think a number of disclaimers are required. This article is partly a review and  reflection of my About page, which has been revised 8 times, including the most recent times 3 years and Continue ReadingXBOP Refreshed for 2016

CNY holiday #5: Chinese New Year traditions

Chinese New Year is a lunar festival, which is why the date changes from year to year. A full traditional celebration takes 15 days. Personally I don’t follow every single tradition although I do have family members who are much more Continue ReadingCNY holiday #5: Chinese New Year traditions