The continuing adventures of the Globetrekker Family. See archives for posts from our two adoption trips to China and our semester in Antwerp, Belgium with two preschoolers and 30 college students!
Thursday, February 07, 2008
Gong Xi Fa Cai!
Happy Year of the Rat!
from John, Louise, JieJie & MeiMei Globetrekker
the picture is of the character "fu" which means happiness and good luck. At the lunar new year, it is hung upside down (as above) because the expression "upside down" in Mandarin sounds like "is coming."