The Ballad of Mulan is the original legend of Hua Mulan – the one that inspired the animated Disney movie … More
Moving to China is something that my husband Isaac and I did on a whim. We were happily living in … More
Despite my environmental goals, I am a big online shopper. I am working on buying less and have successfully reduced … More
Christmas in China has gotten big this last decade. Chinese schools, especially those that employ foreigners, enjoy Christmas holidays. All … More
Money can be a taboo topic, especially when with friends or family. In China, however, it is not taboo to … More
Happy singles day! Although I am not currently single, I can’t promise you that my husband won’t file for divorce … More
It was three years ago that we went camping on the Great Wall of China. It is an experience that … More
I went to Tibet two years ago back when I lived in Shanghai, China. Recently it has been coming up … More
The highlight of the day for me was two dogs, a husky and a golden retriever dressed in traditional golden Chinese lion uniforms. Just like the ones that are worn for the lion dance!
You can see all of this in one day in Shanghai. Did you know that the financial center has some of the tallest buildings in the world?