Chinese New Year: Sum food for thought

The week-long celebration of the Lunar New Year is right around the corner (Saturday, January 28 to be exact), and what better way to celebrate half of my genetic history than with a salute to one of my favorite Chinese meals - dim sum. And yes, I said week-long celebration. Officially the holiday is celebrated … Continue reading Chinese New Year: Sum food for thought

#FILA: Forever I Love Atlanta

Y'all didn't think I'd start a blog without writing about Hotlanta, did you?? I lived in Atlanta for four years, which may not sound like a long time but in your early 20s, four years is long enough to lay your roots down for adulthood. I spent my youth partly in the plains of Illinois, partly … Continue reading #FILA: Forever I Love Atlanta