Community, Cultural, Event

North Carolina Hmong New Year 2012-2013

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/54256256 w=515&h=290] Click here to watch this video on YouTube We went to the North Carolina Hmong New Year on Saturday, it was cold and dusty and we were there for 2 hours.  They had a good turnout, we parked toward the back. I was trying to take a picture of my dessert and Lee… Continue reading North Carolina Hmong New Year 2012-2013

Community, Cultural

North Carolina Hmong New Year 2011-2012

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/32725117 w=515&h=290] Click here to view this video on YouTube Hmong New Year celebration falls on the week of Thanksgiving in North Carolina, we went on the third day (Saturday) and they had a good turnout.  This is the first time my dad attended the event with us and senior citizens over the age of… Continue reading North Carolina Hmong New Year 2011-2012

Plant, Wildlife

Rice Paddy July 22, 2011

[vimeo http://vimeo.com/26798685 w=515&h=290] Click here to view this video on YouTube The last time I visited the rice paddy was June 17th, and the plants were still very young then.  My goal for this year rice planting was to update it weekly but with vacationing and having to work long hours I finally had a chance… Continue reading Rice Paddy July 22, 2011