A warm welcome to the Year of the Horse! Here's hoping you get many lai see from older relatives, and get to eat lots of delicious sweets and round foods to ring in luck and prosperity over the coming year. This year's Spring Festival will be running until 14 February, another big holiday for some of you, and conveniently, both holidays heavily feature red decor!

For Spring Festival, of course, all the firecrackers, loud noises, and general commotion are supposed to scare away demons, while that red keeps them at bay and brings luck and prosperity.  See full article.

  A warm welcome to the Year of the Horse! Here's hoping you get many lai see from older relatives, and get to eat lots of delicious sweets and round foods to ring in luck and prosperity over the coming year. This year's Spring Festival will be running until 14 February, another big holiday for some of you, and conveniently, both holidays heavily feature red decor! For Spring Festival, of course, all the firecrackers, loud noises, and general commotion are supposed to scare away demons, while that red keeps them at bay and brings luck and prosperity.  See full article.