Dr. Chun spearheads 2014 Asian Festival in Charlotte

IT was entertaining to look at the leader who started the Asian festival 14 years in the Carolinas dancing up a storm yesterday.Dr. Ki-Hyun Chun of Chun Industries whose businesses include the Asian Herald was dancing to Silver Moon Rising's rendition of that classic disco song “I Will Survive” inside a makeshift building along with many others....more


We women are highly skilled at prioritizing everything and everybody before we prioritize ourselves, be it work, family or anything in between and then to top it off we generally downplay our accomplishments. Not surprising really as this behavior has been nurtured in us since… well the beginning of time. In fact, I think it is because it is so ingrained in our female identify that non-conforming women blatantly stand out and are often judged for that very reason.  ...more

Happy New Year 2014

The older I get the more I realize how much I don't like to make New Year's resolutions....more

How to Celebrate National Entrepreneurship Week

On a national scale, President Barack Obama has declared the week of November 14th-20th as National Entrepreneurship Week with November 19th specifically set aside to be known as National Entrepreneurs’ Day....more

Who doesn't love a birthday?

So the blog may be a little slow as we're waiting for our FIRST product to review!!  For you now you just get to hear me gush about how adorable my kids are and how they're the most amazing kids in the world and all that fun stuff! ...more

Celebrating birth!

Last week was my birthday week. Yay! Something to celebrate.Now, I don't remember my own birth…Yet, I do remember funny, exciting, anxious, annoying, precious, and miraculous moments from the births of my children.The moments that are top-of-mind include:...more

Acknowledge, praise, celebrate YOU!

In many cultures around the world, the pregnant mother is revered and her pregnant condition is celebrated. The kinds of celebration and ritual are as varied as the cultures in which they reside. They range from reserving the best foods for the pregnant mom and having extended family assist with housework to decorating an expectant mom’s hair with flowered garlands....more

A Life Worth Celebrating Now

Since the moment I signed with my literary agent, I decided a book contract, should I land one, would require wild celebration. I reserved my enthusiasm for “the moment.” I dreamed about having a party, or a dinner maybe, to celebrate such a huge breakthrough in my life. Then I got my contract. ...more


Keeping in the celebratory mood this week, here's a recipe for a drink perfect to toast with!Lemon Blast2 slices of fresh lemonSugar1/2 ounce of limoncello1/2 ounce of sour mix4 ounces of ice cold proseccoUse a lemon slice to moisten the edge of a champagne flute.  Place sugar in a dish and press the rim of the champagne flute into the sugar to coat....more

Sensational Saturday - Celebrate a Friend

Sensational Saturday - it is sensational to celebrate a special friendship. ...more