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
Here is one of the last videos directed by Louis Schwartzberg. Schwartzberg is an American director, cinematographer, and producer. He is also the creative genius behind one of the most famous, and aesthetically pleasing, TED talks called “Gratitude”. In this video, narrated by Morgan Freeman, the take away message is for you to do you … More LIFESTYLE: A World of Solutions
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)
I would like to “pay it forward” and share my favourite food blogs with you all. Most of these food blogs were recommended to me by friends, so I will keep the karma cycle going by not only sharing my top 10 list, but also one of my favourite recipes from each. Here is my … More HEALTH: Food Blogs Holla!
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
What should we cook tonight? This question is asked daily by millions of people, and it is also a question that too often remains unanswered. The reason for this, in my opinion, is convenience. Specifically, laziness. It is no secret that many people live rushed lifestyles, in which “eating on the run” is the norm. … More HEALTH: What should we cook tonight?
Thanks to Revolve Clothing and Shopbop, I have complied my trends list for accessories 2014. Happy shopping! Long and dainty – The Joolz by Martha Calvo CZ Bezel Lariat necklace. $242 http://www.revolveclothing.com I usually opt for simple jewelry, but this Natalie B Cypress Bazaar bracelet caught my eye. $60 http://www.revolveclothing.com Mixing metals when it comes … More FASHION: Accessory Trends for Spring/Summer 2014
My top fashion picks for Spring/Summer 2014. Nike Free 5.0 $120 http://www.store.nike.com Tiffany Notes gold earrings $490 http://www.tiffany.ca On my wish list, the Club Monaco Brooklyn Leather Booties $395 http://www.clubmonaco.ca TFNC London Rosemary Tank $84 http://www.revolveclothing.com Love these Rag & Bone Skinny Jeans in Rock with Holes $198 http://www.shopbop.com Club Monaco Loeffler Randall Marmy Sandal … More Spring Fling! Fashion Update