Leave your books with Shanghai Mamas!

Leaving Shanghai and need to lighten the shipment home? Leave your pre-loved books with us for future book lovers, young and adult, to enjoy. Shanghai Mamas has previously hosted four successful Book “Swap and Shops” (Click here to read about our latest book swap). We invite anyone departing Shanghai to contribute books for future book swappers to enjoy by … Continued

Emotional support available at ELG

By ELG team     With the continued rise of COVID-19 cases and the extended period of lockdown in Shanghai, we understand the critical need is to support each other during this period. ELG has now launched two types of online services: Online Workshop for Group Training – School Support and Online Counseling Services for … Continued

CCS Keeps the Community Connected

As we are all going through the Shanghai city-wide COVID lockdown together, we want to share with you a few of the services that Community Center Shanghai is coordinating to assist you during this challenging time.  We understand the anxiety, fear, and confusion that you may be experiencing at the moment and encourage everyone to … Continued

Make an End of Year Book Donation!

Doing a holiday clean up, or preparing to leave Shanghai? Want to help a great cause this holiday season? Leave your pre-loved books with us for future book lovers, young and adult, to enjoy.  Shanghai Mamas has previously hosted three successful Book “Swap and Shops” (Click here to read about our latest book swap) and will host a … Continued

How b​uilding LEGO helped me with mindfulness & mental health

Article originally published by Lifeline and shared with permission from the author. Photo by Michel Sutyadi By Michel Sutyadi for Lifeline China In this article, I would like to share my own experiences and how a random activity of clicking small, interlocking bricks together has positively impacted my mental health and strengthened areas of mindfulness, and has become a regular … Continued

Shanghai Mamas Introduces: Modern Littles

Shanghai Mamas is proud to introduce Shanghai Mama Allison Kopher, owner of Modern Littles, who conceptualised the brand and built from the ground up – all whilst being a busy mom of 2 boys. Modern Littles is also offering Shanghai Mamas a special discount on the beautiful collection of modern and sustainable children’s range. My … Continued