What are mochi desserts, and why are they trending now?
It's no lie — something as bouncy and squishy as mochi is bound to jump on the trend bandwagon. We associate mochi with Japan, where these chewy rice flour-based rounds stuffed with sweet bean paste or fruits form the backbone of its dessert culture, but traces of mochi can be found in a variety of Asian culinary canons if you know where to look. Muah chee, for instance, is one. The Southern Chinese dessert features a sticky steamed rice flour...Lifestyle Asia Lifestyle
The Lindy Hop and other dance moves to learn while in lockdown
Overcoming boredom is one of the great challenges of a prolonged lockdown. Just how do you pass the time day after day in a house or apartment? Well, whether you're holed up as a family, a group of friends, or as a couple, there's one thing you can do to keep occupied: learn some dance moves! And if you're on your own, no worries—as Elvis Presley once sang, "If you can't find a partner, use a wooden chair." Click through this gallery, put on your dancing shoes, and start to move it!StarsInsider News