Packed, Unpacked and Settling Down

Hello from Shanghai! Latest update from us, we’ve shifted from the hotel to our “home”. We’ve been apartment hunting since mid of June here in Pudong area, found a great place just across… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday ~ Shanghai Bright Light

Summer Holiday is ON

No more continuous early morning alarms for the next 60 days for me, huurraayy! To mark the first day of summer holiday Little Miss and I were staying-in late (well, in bed for… Continue reading

Motorized Dragon Boat at The Kerry Hotel

Duanwu Jie, a traditional and statutory holiday fall on every fifth day of the fifth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, also called Double Fifth, is originating in China and celebrated with combination of dragons, spirits,… Continue reading

First Bike Ride in Pudong

After 6 months living in Shanghai and trying all sorts of transportation to explore the city (lot’s of walking, taxi, subway/metro, private cars, maglev, ferry) finally I get a hold of a bicycle… Continue reading

Little Miss Splendid

Our daughter walked in with her school report earlier today, it is now official that Year 1 is over and she is going to Year 2 after Summer break. I am so proud of… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday ~ Teardrops from Heaven

Jason Mraz Concert

My darling hubby surprised me with tickets to see Jason Mraz concert in Shanghai Grand Stage (Tour is Four Letter Word). He is one of my favourite musician and I am so lucky… Continue reading

School Assembly ~ Mandarin Performance

Little Miss told me that she is going to perform on stage (again!) in school assembly singing a Mandarin song with a bread hat. I was scheduled that day for Japanese cooking class… Continue reading

Coronation-Celebration Charity Ball

The British Chamber of Commerce Shanghai hosted “Coronation Charity Ball” to celebrate Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee this year. Dress code was fancy dress costumes, from a regal Royal outfit to Jim Royle’s string vest… Continue reading