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Rookie Yearbook 3

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Rookie Yearbook 3

“I just feel like, overwhelmed by not knowing who I am now or what my Identity is or what my Core Me–tools are to come back to when I feel sad. Going back to what used to be myself just pulls me into a lot of painfully bittersweet memories,...

What to Know About Buying a Home in Australia

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What to Know About Buying a Home in Australia

The processes and standards of doing things are different all over the world. Just as I learned recently that the health insurance system in Australia differs from our own, buying a home is also varies a bit from what we're accustomed to in the United States. There are many reasons one may wish to become a

Miami Beach: Take In The Beaches, Culture, Biscayne National Park–the Only Underwater Park in The Country and More. #travel

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Miami Beach: Take In The Beaches, Culture, Biscayne National Park–the Only Underwater Park in The Country and More. #travel
Relax and Enjoy the Sun in Miami Beach

Take a break in Miami Beach, and you’re getting a pretty special holiday. The municipality is separate from the City of Miami proper, and consists of several barrier islands, located between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. The neighbourhood of...

Giveaway: McDonalds Year of the Horse 2014 Calendar and Asian Family Pavilion Events #ChineseNewYear

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Giveaway: McDonalds Year of the Horse 2014 Calendar and Asian Family Pavilion Events #ChineseNewYear
If you've followed my blog for a while you know that I work with and blog about McDonald's often. While I usually blog about their healthy menu items or recent events, this month I want to highlight what McDonald's is doing to support the heritage of the Asian Community. About 3 years ago I learned about McDonald's Lunar New Calendar...

Our Names Written in Chinese Characters

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Our Names Written in Chinese Characters
While at The Queens Zoo for the celebration of the Lunar New Year, we went to the calligraphy class. There we had our name written in Chinese characters. It's really interesting how a name can look and sound different in another language. Have you seen or heard your name in another language? [[ This is a content summary only. Visit The...

Travel Tuesday: The Peninsula Hotels Chinese New Year 2014 Events & Film

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Travel Tuesday: The Peninsula Hotels Chinese New Year 2014 Events & Film
This Chinese New Year, The Peninsula Hotels celebrates its Chinese heritage and rings in the Year of the Horse with “Ten Perfect Treats” - a collection of inspiring initiatives, gourmet fare and special décor at each hotel throughout the holiday period, together with music, food and activities on 31 January 2014 - the most auspicious day of the year! Luxury...

Macy’s Lunar New Year 2014 Events

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Macy’s Lunar New Year 2014 Events
From now through Feb. 6, select Macy’s nationwide will host a series of special showcase events in celebration of the “Year of the Horse” featuring fashion shows, cultural dance performances, cooking demonstrations and special activities for children. In addition, a selection of stores will offer specially curated product assortments to enhance the gift-giving opportunities for customers in local markets. From...

WIN a 8 Day China Trip During Shandong Culture at Times Square New Year’s Eve Event #ShandongNYE

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WIN a 8 Day China Trip During Shandong Culture at Times Square New Year’s Eve Event #ShandongNYE
On New Year's Eve, Chinese cultural and Confucian performances will take over Times Square as the Sino-American Friendship Association, (SAFA), presents Confucianism and Shandong Culture at the opening of the Times Square New Year's Eve Countdown Celebration 2014. As millions watch the Times Square New Year's Eve Ball's first ascent at 6 p.m. EST on December 31st at the Duffy...

My Cuban Thanksgiving

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My Cuban Thanksgiving

I grew up in a blue-collar Miami neighborhood where I lived with my brother, and our Cuban parents and grandparents. For the first time in years, I’m baaaaaaack for Thanksgiving, and boy have I missed the Cuban-American way of giving thanks!

My Cuban Thanksgiving morning began at Plaza Bakery, a Cuban panaderia tucked into a strip mall a few blocks...

Aloha and Mahalo to our 50th State – Hawaii

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Aloha and Mahalo to our 50th State – Hawaii
We had an amazing opportunity to travel southwest to our 50th State and visit paradise – Hawai’i.  The Hawaiian Islands are beautiful, tropical, and just a quick trip away from Denver.  The beauty is beyond anything I have experienced anywhere … Continue reading →
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