My White Christmas
by Grace D. Chong - December 26, 2015 - 9:00am
Christmas after Christmas, my mother, a pharmacist, would put up the same tree on a corner table at her drugstore.
The man who wanted to kill Christmas
by Grace D. Chong - December 12, 2015 - 9:00am
He was the powerful and cruel king of Judea; his name was Herod.
The true story of Christmas
by Grace D. Chong - November 28, 2015 - 9:00am
I asked a few friends this question: “What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word Christmas?”
How do you spell beauty?
by Grace D. Chong - November 14, 2015 - 9:00am
An older cousin once asked me this question, probably to check how well I could spell.
Smaze equals sneeze
by Grace D. Chong - October 31, 2015 - 10:00am
Are birthday parties necessary?
by Grace Chong - October 3, 2015 - 10:00am
Birthdays are important. Birthday parties are not, and therefore unnecessary.
Are you a couch potato?
by Grace Chong - September 19, 2015 - 10:00am
A six-year-old kid (son of a friend) named Julio asked me that question.
A Wonderful kind of list
by Grace D. Chong - September 5, 2015 - 10:00am
"When you hear the word list, what is the first thing that comes to your mind?" I went around asking that question.
When a pet dies
by Grace D. Chong - August 22, 2015 - 10:00am
Many of us have pets.
Feed your piggy
by Grace D. Chong - August 8, 2015 - 10:00am
Long ago, when I was growing up and had no money — except for a small allowance and some cash given to me on Christmas and my birthday by grandparents and godparents — my parents bought me a coin ba...
Children Need Books
by Grace D. Chong - July 25, 2015 - 10:00am
Do You Wear Lipstick?
by Grace D. Chong - March 22, 2015 - 12:00am
I suppose your answer is a big, loud “No!”
Greet your mom
by Grace D. Chong - March 8, 2015 - 12:00am
Go ahead, greet your mom with a hug and a simple “thank you” or whatever words you may want to say to her to make her happy.
A Red-letter Day
by Grace Chong - February 22, 2015 - 12:00am
Last Thursday, we celebrated Chinese New year. Gong Xi FaCai!
February Is Her Name
by Grace Chong - February 8, 2015 - 12:00am
There is a girl named February – probably the only person on earth named such. She wants to be called Febe, instead of February.
A Tale of Two Pets
by Grace D. Chong - January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
I know of two children who each own a pet.
A New Set of 365 Days
by Grace D. Chong - January 11, 2015 - 12:00am
As soon as the clock struck 12 at midnight on December 31, you and I were blessed with a new set of 365 days — another new year!
Beyond 200
by Grace D. Chong - December 28, 2014 - 12:00am
The number 200 is neither interesting nor popular.
Follow the star
by Grace D. Chong - December 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Many Christmas trees are topped with a big star. Do you know why?
The Girl with a Big Smile
by Grace D. Chong - November 2, 2014 - 12:00am
Are we talking about smile again?! You’re probably thinking.
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