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 find plenty … 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

ShMa Family Event MeetUp- Photos & ReCap

Thanks to all 250 people who braved the rain and made our Family Meet-Up on Saturday a wonderful success. Guests of all ages enjoyed delicious platters from Swiss Butchery, balloons and stuffed pandas from YCIS, face painting by PureSmile, and arts and crafts with Awesome Kids Club. Jiahui’s elephant got a lot of cuddles, and … Continued

Easter Brunch recap and photos

Easter Brunch recap and photos   Thanks so much to everyone who supported our Easter Brunch event on Sunday 21 April, we had a truly eggcellent time! We are so very grateful to the Mandarin Oriental Pudong for spoiling us with such delicious food and drinks, and to Party Box and Awesome Kids for providing … Continued

International Women’s Day 2019

Happy Women’s Day, Mamas! March 8th marks the 110th International Women’s Day, and countries like China are celebrating with lectures, lunches, and sometimes even work holidays for women. In the last decade, International Women’s Day has become a lot higher profile as we continue to fight for women’s rights, like the right to equal pay … Continued