An American Girl in Shanghai

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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!
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  • Weekend Getaway: Hangzhou 1 week ago The first time I saw West Lake, I promised myself I would drag Chris there one day.   Almost three years later, I was able to make good on that promise.  We were a little late to plan our Qingming vacation, so we decided hop on the bullet train to spend Easter by West Lake and check out some of...
  • What's Up? 2 weeks ago So Chris and I played a dirty, yet oddly effective AprilFool’s day joke on y’all.  We told everyone we were heading to Sweden so Chris could be a Swedish Fish farmer.  Eight days later, we were still getting messages of support and love so we decided to come clean by letting everyone know...
  • The Next Chapter 3 weeks ago As much as we love Shanghai, we knew that Chris’ position would only be a three-year gig. We are nearing the end of our time here, and many people are asking,            “So what are you going to do after Shanghai?  Where will you live?”After lots of long conversations with Chris...
  • Exploring The City With Parents: The Return of Pat and Rich 2 months ago Approximately two days after I returned to Shanghai from my home trip last summer, I got some exciting news from my mom.“One year is way too long to not see you.  How would you feel about us visiting Shanghai over Chinese New Year again?”“That sounds great Mom! Would you like to see some...
  • The Green Hat Scandal 2 months ago If you are a man in China, don’t wear a green hat.  You will be mocked, ridiculed, and teased to the point where your man card will be indefinitely suspended.   You will look like a fool and your buddies will laugh behind your back. After explaining St. Patrick’s Day traditions to a male... Featured Expat Blog Badge:

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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.

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