Summer parenting: brushing up on dental care!

I’ll be honest. Like many of us, I wasn’t planning on spending this summer in Shanghai, and now that school has finished, I’m busy looking for ways to keep the kids occupied and entertained until September. Summers in Shanghai are brutal – high temperatures and high humidity mean I’m always on the hunt for indoor activities, preferably … Continued

Shanghai Mamas Coffee Mornings in Full Swing!

  Usually summers are quiet, but you’re in luck this year as our Shanghai Mamas Coffee Mornings are back across town. If you’re looking for new friends and need to keep your kids busy, come swing by!   Downtown Coffee Morning – Tuesdays: Melbourne café is the place to be on Tuesday mornings where you’ll … Continued

Back to Class: Psychologist Dr. George’s Tips

By Dr. George Hu, PsyD Those of us who are parents of schoolchildren in Shanghai are currently preparing for the re-opening of schools with eager expectation.  The last few months have been filled with complicated and layered emotions for us in Shanghai, China, and around the world. While we here in China were the first to … Continued

#mamaswaitingitout: Winner Announcements

Congratulations to all of the winners in our #mamaswaitingitout competition! Send us a message on this account if you’re a winner who hasn’t yet received information about how to collect your prize. Scroll down to see some ideas for activities while Waiting It Out from our entries! The 28 prizes and their winners are: Two … Continued