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
It was three years ago that we went camping on the Great Wall of China. It is an experience that … 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?
A day full of splashes and driving on a scenic route! The beach was at Xiangshan, Ningbo and the Tubing/Drifting was at Danshanchishui Yuyao, Beixi Stream. Taken with my GoPro Hero+! Trips like these are some of the few things I miss about living in China.
Wearing an entire suitcase worth of clothes, tubing in Harbin, China was so scary that we weren’t even cold!