An American Girl in Shanghai

  • 1
An American Girl in Shanghai
When my husband, Chris, and I learned we were going to be relocated to Shanghai China I knew I had to share my experience with friends, family, and anyone who is planning on moving abroad. Thank you for reading. I hope you enjoy my posts!
Website Social:

Latest Blog Posts »

  • First Days and Heartache 4 days ago I am a teacher.  Each autumn, I get excited about new school supplies, squeaky-clean classrooms, and the prospect of seeing how much my kids have grown.  I get pumped for the first days of quality professional development, and love planning what my kids will learn during the school year. I am...
  • My Apps 1 week ago When I first moved to Shanghai, I wrote about how my iPhone 4S was my best friend.  Three years and multiple updates later, I still use my 4S to navigate wild Shanghai.   While I’ve been here, I have found 12 apps that have made my life in Shanghai SO much easier.  Before moving to Shanghai,...
  • The Big News 2 weeks ago When we signed up for this gig in 2012, we knew that our time in Shanghai wouldn’t last forever.  Last year, Chris signed on for another year in Shanghai with the understanding that if a better offer within his company came along, we could move early.We NEVER thought another opportunity would...
  • Seeing Shanghai 2 weeks ago If I were to start my time in Shanghai all over again, I would have taken a tour of the city the first month I lived here.  If you are new, bus tours are an affordable way to get your bearings.  If you are a veteran, they help you see the city with fresh eyes. After we moved to our new apartment...
  • The Great Grocery Experiment 3 months ago One of my biggest concerns before moving to Shanghai was how I was going to grocery shop without a car.   I had nightmares about walking down crowded streets, juggling bags of unidentifiable food.  I am happy to report that grocery shopping has gotten MUCH easier since I first stepped foot in... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

Copy and paste code to display the Featured Blog Badge:

Website Reviews » There is 1 review on An American Girl in Shanghai

08:21 AM May 19, 2014

The article about superstitions in China are interesting.Besides,13 is a lucky number in China,and 13 in Shanghainese means someone is not smart.

Leave some love for this blog:

Do you think this blog has what it takes to be listed at the top of Expats in China Blogs?
Please note: only positive or constructive comments will be published. Unnecessary, negative comments won't be published.
  • Facebook
  • Follow us on Twitter
  • RSS feed
  • Facebook

2889 Expat Blogs By Destination

Submit your blog for inclusion!

Recently Added Blogs

Blog posts just in!

  • Rebecca's travel and expat life blog (02 September)
  • Filipina Expat (02 September)
  • Ruth Badley (02 September)
  • Desert To Dublin (31 August)
  • A Year in Bangladesh (31 August)
  • Gaskins French Adventure (30 August)
  • Italy: Translated! (28 August)
  • Les Petits a Paris (25 August)
  • Simpson's Paradox (23 August)
  • Home - Baguettes & Bicyclettes (21 August)