Tag Archive: holiday

November 28th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Because Thanksgiving and Hanukkah collided tonight, my family and friends lighted the candles on a very special menorah known as “Menurkey.”  The word “Menurkey” came from “menorah” and “turkey.”  Because turkey is the symbol of Thanksgiving and the main dish we eat at the feast, people created menorahs in a shape of a turkey to […]

November 28th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

What is happening today in America is a prime example of how different cultures can indeed be meshed together.  Today it is not only Thanksgiving but also the first day of Hanukkah.  It is known as Thanksgivukkah.  This is a once in a lifetime celebration because the last time the first day of Hanukkah occurred […]

October 31st, 2013 by | Tags: , , | No Comments »

I work for an American company, which provides daily program for both international and Chinese kids with special needs in Shanghai. My job is to help the company understand the needs of Chinese parents with special needs children and cater its service to the Chinese market. After communicating with a lot of Chinese parents, I […]

December 22nd, 2011 by | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

…Not much different from London, is it?

December 20th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | No Comments »

Look what I got from my parents for Hanukkah!  Stay tuned for explanation on what is exactly Hanukkah!