One More Ride
Every time I ride my scooter, I feel free and alive and part of something more. I’m just like everyone else when I’m out there in the midst of it […]
Things You’ll See in Shanghai On Any Given Day
Shanghai is a dynamic city with a lot to offer. Join me as I share some of my fondest memories of things you'll see only in China.
If You Give An Expat Time…
Loosely inspired by the book series If You Give...; I explore what happens when you give an expat some time to adjust in their strange new environment. See what happened on my journey.
The Drug Window
There's a brief window of time that I've come to cherish immensely; a time when I get to experience my child without the haze of drugs clouding his mind and personality. I call it the drug window.
One Foot In
Days like these pull me back into the reality of living in China. Days like these make me wonder if it is worth it, if this is the right thing for my children. I think about all of the people who live in the reality of extreme air pollution because they have to, and I am again reminded that I am a mere visitor in this place.
The Familiar Unknown
So much time has passed since I last wrote or even contemplated such a thing. Part of me wants to title this post “holy @#%#! I’m living in China again”; […]