Help Grow the Shanghai Mamas Community!

By Susan Gasparotto ​Who are we? Shanghai Mamas is a diverse community of thriving international families in Shanghai connecting daily on and offline for peer-to-peer recommendations, advice and community. Many parents cite Shanghai Mamas as their key source to finding their niche in the city, making lifelong friends, and managing the day to day confusion … Continued

Understanding Gender Identity

By Felice SOO PsyD, Clinical Psychologist at Jiahui Health Author J.K. Rowling, best known for the “Harry Potter” series, recently found herself in hot water after a tweet led many to accuse her of “transphobia”. The backlash from Rowling’s tweet has been widespread and has led many to ask questions about the topics of gender … Continued

Mamas in Charge: Meet the Shanghai Mamas Executive Committee

By Angela Cruz It’s an exciting time to be a Mama! Sharing resources and advice, bringing together international families, and connecting Shanghai Mamas across the world is as relevant as ever and our growing team is eager to keep the conversations and fun going. While our grassroots efforts are mostly led by individuals chatting on … Continued