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

Only Joy, Only Love

We’re very pleased that we have been given permission to share this blog post with you, written by a former member who repatriated last summer. Read on to learn all about the importance of family and cherishing every moment together.  Originally posted on 5 September 2018 on Michelle’s blog      How are ya and … Continued

When enough is enough

  When Enough is Enough by Shirani Alfreds It is time to ‘fess up. At least for me. I need to take a chill pill.  I’ve been running around in circles the past few months, unsatisfied with certain aspects of my older daughter’s schooling system. So, it was time to either fix the situation or take … Continued

Easy Baked Muesli Bars

by Recipe Nomad Easy Baked Muesli Bars are a zillion times better than store bought granola bars! Ok so I’m going to be honest. Everyone loves muesli in their yogurt. It’s a great way to start your morning, healthy blah… blah… So I tried it. I do not like muesli in my yogurt. Nope, I … Continued

Oatmeal and raisins cookies

Sharing a cookie recipe that is great as an after-school treat, for breakfast, to take for picnics or with a cup of tea! Be careful, they’ll go fast! For about 15 cookies Butter: 90 g Sugar: 120 g Egg: 1 Flour: 100 g Oatmeal: 120 g Baking powder: 1 teaspoon Baking soda: ¼ teaspoon Vanilla extract: 1 teaspoon … Continued