Top 10 Mandarin Words to Learn for Chinese New Year

Every holiday has customs, ornaments, food and items that make it feel and taste special. Chinese New Year is no exception. Here is a set of 10 Mandarin words that kids can learn for this special occasion: 1) 鞭炮 (biān pào) – Firecracker Since ancient times in China, villagers would light firecrackers to scare away… read more

5 Easy Chinese Snacks to Make at Home

What goes into the perfect snack? Is it that tasty combination of sweet and salty? Or maybe that perfect bite-sized portion that gives you just the right amount of energy between meals? And how about that satisfying crunch? We’ve rounded up a few Chinese snack recipes that tick all these boxes, and the homemade aspect… read more