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Chinese New Year Eve 2021

ON THIS DAY...

This year is the first time in history that I am actually quite "free" when it comes to cooking for reunion dinner.  A very quiet time on this day, not only in the house but in Ipoh as well.  No traffic jam for the first time in history in Ipoh at CNY Eve!  Even the road in front of my house is empty, a rare sight, normally it would be filled with cars parked along the road and we always have to "chup" a place for my in-laws' cars when they come visiting.  Well, I guess this year is kind of Special... 
 
Received some flowers from Camerons last night.... 
Other than that, nothing much, nothing special...
As long as we stay safe, we are Good!
Have a Safe And Healthy Chinese New Year!!
 

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  1. Wow! You setup your cny table to be so pretty with the flowers from cameron highlands. Who sent you the flowers? Secret admirer? Wishing you good health, prosperity and happiness in this niu year!

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  2. So has your reunion been cancelled? I guess the virus is really bad there, as it is here. How are they coming with the vaccines?

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  3. Yes, for once we parents have to eat reunion dinner on our own. Hope the MCO will be effective in curbing the spread of the virus. Beautiful decoration with the flowers.

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  4. Your dining table looks nice with the flowers table cloth and the flowers from Cameron Highlands. Happy Niu Year Claire!

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  5. Your dining table looks nice with the flowers table cloth and the flowers from Cameron Highlands. Happy Niu Year Claire!

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