Shanghai Guide to Children’s Stores

By Lisa Renstroem “Where can I buy baby strollers, clothes, toys in a store in Shanghai?” This is a question I often see people asking in our different Shanghai Mamas WeChat groups. But even in the land of eternal Taobao bliss where friends send you product links on the daily, where image search makes it … Continued

Tips for Food Storage & Healthy Eating during Lockdown

By Jiahui Health   During this period, most of us are spending more and more time in our kitchens. We may be encountering foods that we haven’t used before, and plenty of us are worried that we may not be getting all of the nutrients that we need.   Our Clinical Nutritionist, Katrin Lee, provides … Continued

Recap │ CNY Spring Roll & Rice Cake Cooking Workshop (Jan 23)

This past weekend, Shanghai Mamas partnered with Shanghai Pathways and CCW to offer our families a special Chinese New Year Spring Roll & Rice Cake Cooking Workshop. The Chinese Lunar New Year, commonly known as the Spring Festival, has a long history, evolved from ancient times. The story of the Spring Festival is steeped in … Continued

Demystifying Koreatown: Meet Shanghai Mama, KimcheeMandoo!

Meet Shanghai Mama Shin, Seon-Ae, aka, “kimcheemandoo” who as a Korean mama living in Shanghai, shares her experiences of Koreatown. In her first article, she reflects on some of her favorite Korean foods and shares one of her favorite restaurants in Koreatown off her “must try” list. Eyes on Little Korea Gems By Shin Seon-Ae … Continued

Shanghai Mamas Introduces: A Cooking Journey by Camille Mallet

    Shanghai Mamas is proud to introduce Shanghai Mama, Camille Mallet, author of a gorgeous new children’s book that takes you on the adventures of Tao and Capucine (inspired by Camille’s own children & friends) and their culinary adventures in Shanghai. We love the beautiful illustrations, the familiar Shanghai locales, and most of all … Continued