Good Fortune Meals For Chinese New Year. I can’t believe it is Chinese New Year already! I researched the web and came across a few articles teaching me about Chinese traditions and the various local customs. Huffington Post had a few great articles as well as some well known bloggers and travel sites. These publications gave me what I wanted to welcome in the Chinese New Year. Happy New Year everyone! Writing this post and sharing with you has taught me so much. I hope you enjoy and try some of these recipes!