For the month of March, the staff and students at Nanyang Model Private High School will be participating in a yoga challenge! Hosted by the Meditation & Yoga Club, this yoga challenge was created to motivate our staff and students to exercise at least once a day. Yoga is a relatively new activity here in … More LIFESTYLE: The Nanmo Yoga Challenge!
Over the winter holiday, my boyfriend and I packed our bags and took off to Cambodia for 9 days. It was a new adventure for the both of us, as Cambodia had been on our hit list for a few years. We flew directly into Siem Reap, and explored the ancient, breath-taking temples and relics … More HEALTH: Cooking Class and Recipes from Cambodia
As part of my new tradition of taking a cooking class in every country that I visit, my mother accompanied me to a traditional Indonesian cooking class on Gili Trawangan. Our taste buds were pleased by the aromatic flavours of spice, heat, and sweet – not to mention us mastering the delicate art of rolling … More HEALTH: Indonesian Cooking Class, from Gili Trawangan
The month of February is a very cold time to be living it up in bustling Shanghai. Luckily for my boyfriend and I, we were off on holidays to breathtakingly beautiful Southeast Asia. Gong Xi Fa Cai to us! We had agreed prior to traveling that we would take a cooking class in every country … More HEALTH: Thai Cooking Class, from Koh Phi Phi
Since moving to Shanghai I have experienced two things. First, that my body cannot physically handle all that Shanghai has to offer in terms of its saucy, spicy, and dumpling-y food. Second, this unhealthy yet delicious diet of Shanghainese noodles, steamed buns, and dumplings was not making me feel good. And so, the “hunt” began. … More HEALTH: Time Out (from the food) Shanghai
If you ever find yourself in Shanghai, you have to visit M50 – a popular creative art district. M50, which is short for 50 Moganshan Lu, is the home to many contemporary and modern art galleries. M50 is a real gem in terms of its uniqueness and relaxed atmosphere among other popular tourist attractions in … More LIFESTYLE: Art Central in Shanghai
Every couple of months I will be posting a list of interesting things to do in Shanghai – as I slowly discover my favourites. I have been living here for just over 2 months, and I already have a few picks. Have a look! 1 – Planning a fun night out on the town? Head … More LIFESTYLE: Things to do in Shanghai (1)
Now that I am all settled and into the groove of things here in Shanghai, I am finally ready to get my blog up and running again. I moved to China to change my surroundings and teach at a BC Offshore school in Shanghai. I am looking forward to sharing my culinary, fashion, and lifestyle … More Shang-Hi