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27

Jan
2014

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In America
Family Story

By Gayook

Happy Chinese New Year

On 27, Jan 2014 | No Comments | In America, Family Story | By Gayook

Happy Chinese New Year! “Gong Hei Sun Neen” is Cantonese for Happy New Year. You might also hear “Gong Hei Fat Choy” is also Cantonese for wishing others Prosperity. In 2014 we say goodbye to the Year of the Snake and herald in the Year of the Horse on January 31st: …. the Year of the Horse is a time for all people to go forward confidently in the direction of their goals and dreams, just as the horse gallops at top speed toward its destination. Read more…

China Traveler 1929

As most of you know, we have been searching for my grandfather’s published and original work. About 6 months ago someone kindly gave us the link to a Chinese Book Seller’s Website. We were able to purchase a copy of Eastern Miscellany that focused on the West Lake Expo of 1929. We had also found a seller who wanted to sell his copy of China Traveler  Vol 3, Issue 4, 1929. Read more…

13

Jan
2014

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In America
China
Family Story

By Gayook

Pay It Forward!

On 13, Jan 2014 | No Comments | In America, China, Family Story | By Gayook

I have mentioned in past blogs that my family and I are so grateful for all the generous help we’ve received in connection with our search for my father, Liu Jipiao’s, art work. These past two weeks we have been given the privilege to “pay it forward”, to help others move towards realizing their dreams. And, I find myself equally grateful to be able to give as well as receive. Read more…

06

Jan
2014

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In Family Story

By Jenn

A Holiday Surprise…

On 06, Jan 2014 | 18 Comments | In Family Story | By Jenn

Happy 2014!  To start off this New Year I thought I’d share with you a story about a man who wanted to give his wife a holiday surprise.  Early last December we received a message through our “Contact Us” Form on this website, it read:

Greetings! My name is Steve Pavlina from Houston, TX. I actually observed my wife has been viewing your website (piece: Outside the Gate . 21 x 16 Horizontal) on my laptop and i guess she likes that piece, I must also say you are doing a great job.

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