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Second Day Of CNY 2015

Lunch at my in laws for Hoi Leen.. 
(Ushering in the 2015 Chinese New Year)
Reanaclaire at work....
Seeing is believing....
Hahaaaa
Soon it is ready to be served!!!
The table was soon filled up with good food plus the hands that helped to serve... 
Yes, do note the difference...
Serving and preparing are two different chores!
 Hahaaa...
 
Seated at the chairman's seat just for a picture... 
And that was it!
The fun soon began with the tossing and wishing one well...
Let the young do it all ...


Comments

  1. Wah, look who's cooking! You must be so busy with all the visiting. Happy CNY, dear! xoxo

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    1. Hey Shirley, I guess we all are... busy as bees during this festive season!

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  2. Claire, you are good! Not everyone knows how to chop a poached chicken. So wonderful to celebrate the new year together as a big family.

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    1. hahaha... my dress was spoil after that... all the tiny bits and pieces.. just simply hantam, Nancy!

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  3. Happy Chinese New Year Claire! May all of you have a blessed and happy year! Am going to have to do some catching up reading your posts next week. :)

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    1. Thank you Mun! I am also busy as a mother hen!

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  4. This is a huge feast, looks like a big restaurant buffet! But the very best is to make and eat it with loved ones.

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    1. Yes, Ginny.. that is most important.. the company!

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  5. Wahhhhhh!!!!! So much food! Superwoman!

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  6. Wah you know how to cut chicken, clever! I dont like to bite into the chicken with crushed tiny bones..

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  7. Wow, full of glorious food. Spoilt for choice. Look, the chef is chopping the chicken. Toast to good health & blessings.

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  8. Wah...so much good food! It is very fun to eat at family gatherings like this :)

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  9. The young needs to Lou more than you do, they make more money for you to spend! :D

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  10. CNY is all about feasting and bonding with relatives....yummy food!

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  11. I would say Serving, preparing and eating are 3 different chores! Muahahahaha
    Look at the lovely grown up kids posing with the young mummy! I must get you more masks from Japan soon and you will look like their sista!

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