By Susan Schorde

Meet Cross-Cultural Mama

I am from Germany and met my Chinese husband during my China exchange year in University.After two long years in a long-distance relationship I came back to Shanghai in 2004 on a one-way ticket and with a 20kg suitcase. Me and my husband got married in 2006, and our son was born here in Shanghai … Continued

Why Do Newlyweds Need A Chicken In Their Bedroom?!

I love weddings! Beautifully dressed people, flowers, tears of joy, and overall good food and lots to drink. I have been to numerous Chinese weddings (including my own) to know the importance of throwing a big show for all the family and friends to see. The performing artists are, of course, the bride and groom.