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Thanksgiving is coming up and some of us are still deciding what recipes to make.  My contribution is suppose to be a veggie dish. I admit I haven’t given it too much thought this year. I’ll probably either make a Pumpkin Casserole or a Carrot Casserole. If however you are hosting the feast or have [...]

Liebster Blog Award

I started blogging a little over a year ago. I have cooked and baked before I started blogging but my tendency to try new recipes made me lose track of all those delicious recipes. So I started blogging to archive my culinary adventures.  Blogging turned out to be quite a fun adventure by itself. There are people out [...]

Kreativ Blogger Award

Yesterday I received my very first blog award from fellow blogger Jesica from Pencil Kitchen. I have some doubt about deserving an award and receiving this award on April 1rst made me suspicious… haha… but it’s for real, no April Fools’ joke. My first blog award! I am thrilled! Thank you, Jesica! Check out her blog Pencil Kitchen [...]

Hmong New Year Celebration – Part 2

Last week, we attended the Hmong New Year Celebration in Fresno, California.  The Hmong people are an ethnic group from regions in Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, and China.  Yesterday, I posted a few pictures of some of the delicious food that was served everywhere.  Today, I post some pictures of their fascinating traditional clothing.  Mostly the women and [...]

Hmong New Year Celebration – Part 1

The Hmong people are an ethnic group from regions in Thailand, China, Laos, and Vietnam.  The Hmong New Year Celebrations are held at the end of the harvest season, usually sometime in November or December.  The city of Fresno in California is supposed to have one of the largest Hmong population in the US;  and [...]

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