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Chinee like me: Moon Festival 2015

Well, I finally got it right. After years of doing the last-minute moon cake rush, I am telling you ahead of time about the annual harvest moon celebration so you can get your treats to enjoy this weekend. That’s right,…

Chinee like me: Chinatown gau

This weekend is the big celebration: On Friday, February 13, you’ll see lions dancing through Chinatown for Choy Cheng; and on Saturday, February 14, Maunakea Street will be closed all day and night for the big street festival and parade.

Chinee like me: Moon Festival 2014

About two dozen varieties of fresh moon cakes at Sing Cheong Yuan.I did it again. Like last year, I was running around for a week before the official mid-autumn festival, which was yesterday (Sept. 8) and forgot to get my…

Get ready for Chinese New Year

That’s right, every year I give you a primer on celebrating Chinese New Year, and since a lot of the lucky treats are already out, I thought I should give you a head start. The Year of the Wood Horse…

Night Lights Weekend Wrapup Aug. 18-21

The weekend started off with me looking at my schedule and being amazed that I was actually going to try and do all that. Does this happen a lot, you may ask? Well, yes. Don’t get me wrong, I’m an…