YEAR OF THE RED MONKEY: CELEBRATING CHINESE NEW YEAR WITH RED LACE DRESS

2016 is not only the Year of the Red Monkey. It is MY YEAR OF THE MONKEY. It is the Year of the Red Monkey or the Year of the Fire Monkey, under the FIRE element characterized by ambition and adventure (not to mention being irritable but hey, let’s keep it positive!). So as we…

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THE BEST OF THE OLYMPIC OPENING CEREMONY: TOP 5 BIG FASHION WINS AT SOCHI

While I promised I’m not going to spend hours after hours watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi like I did with the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, I caught myself glued to the telly (as I am right now watching the figure skating competition, I know, I know) to witness the 88 nations represented at the Parade…

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Jasmine Obssession

If there is one flower I know of that is well-celebrated in many cultures, especially in Asia, it’s the jasmine flower. Long revered as a symbol of purity, simplicity, humility and strength – jasmine has been the subject of many legends, songs, stories and tradition.  Did you know that the Jasmine Flower or Sampaguita (Arabian Jasmine)…

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