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Beat the Heat with the Weekend Waffle Tropical Heatup Summer Party

Beat the Heat with the Weekend Waffle Tropical Heatup Summer Party

The Weekend Waffle, Shanghai’s most dynamic weekend carnival, will return to Jing An Kerry Centre’s Piazza with a Tropic
July 1, 2015, 12:09 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Top 7 Drinks For Summer

Top 7 Drinks For Summer

Now that Shanghai’s summer is causing us all to sweat through our clothes, the last thing you want to be drinking at the
July 1, 2015, 9:43 a.m. by
Five Food Poisoning Remedies That'll Have The Runs On The Run

Five Food Poisoning Remedies That'll Have The Runs On The Run

We all know the feeling. You just ate mealy mussels at a street stall and it feels like fire ants have colonized your in
July 1, 2015, 9:03 a.m. by Ben Cost
No Mean Feet: Armless Student Scores High Marks On College Entrance Exam

No Mean Feet: Armless Student Scores High Marks On College Entrance Exam

Peng Chao, a boy who lost both of his arms in an electric shock accident, has scored high marks in this year’s notorious
June 30, 2015, 8:17 p.m. by
Don't miss Newman Tours' July Listings

Don't miss Newman Tours' July Listings

Newman Tours are a fantastic company that provides tours catering to a wide variety of interests. Recently I went on the
June 30, 2015, 3:54 p.m. by Shanghai Family
Gorgeous Free Breastfeeding Photos with Barefoot Portraits

Gorgeous Free Breastfeeding Photos with Barefoot Portraits

Barefoot Portraits (www.barefootportraits.org) are running a breastfeeding awareness campaign during the month of August
June 30, 2015, 11:16 a.m. by Shanghai Family
Shanghai Family Blogosphere

Shanghai Family Blogosphere

Here are the June/July picks from travel blogger Ingrid Lee of Work Travel Balance (www.worktravelbalance
June 29, 2015, 5:27 p.m. by Shanghai Family
How To Deal With Tiger People

How To Deal With Tiger People

You may not have an actual Chinese “Tiger Mom,” but chances are that you have someone in your life that puts you in the
June 29, 2015, 12:46 p.m. by Kimberly Link
Nut Jobs: Zhengzhou bus riders pilfer emergency mallets, use them to crack walnuts

Nut Jobs: Zhengzhou bus riders pilfer emergency mallets, use them to crack walnuts

Authorities recently nabbed a pair of Zhengzhou men who had pilfered a bus's emergency hammers for use as walnut cracker
June 26, 2015, 3:01 p.m. by Ben Cost
Forum Thread of The Week: Moving This Summer With iPhone

Forum Thread of The Week: Moving This Summer With iPhone

Wondering how to make a foreign phone compatible with the Chinese network? Wonder no more.katierichard13 inquired:&
June 26, 2015, 11:50 a.m. by Ben Cost
LOOK: Mass Algae Bloom Invades Jiangsu Coastline

LOOK: Mass Algae Bloom Invades Jiangsu Coastline

Did Chewbacca go through chemo on St. Paddy's day? No, it's a massive swath of algae that's entangled the shore of
June 25, 2015, 2:47 p.m. by Ben Cost
Ryane's World

Ryane's World

For those of us who don’t have jobs, summer is undoubtedly the most magical time of the year. Music tastes become more u
June 25, 2015, 9:31 a.m. by Ryane Liao
Recipe of the Month: Easy Picnic Fusion Wrap

Recipe of the Month: Easy Picnic Fusion Wrap

You know how it is… Summer weather is upon us and while air-conditioning is a blessed relief, frankly it seems a shame t
June 25, 2015, 8:19 a.m. by Nathan Rippin
Safety in Numbers

Safety in Numbers

As the school year wraps up, International Baccalaureate (IB) students at The British International School Shanghai (BIS
June 24, 2015, 2:09 p.m. by
Sign Up For Shanghai Expat's Annual Trip To The Moganshan

Sign Up For Shanghai Expat's Annual Trip To The Moganshan

Craving an escape from the hustle and bustle of Shanghai? Sign up for Shanghai Expat's two-day getaway at the pictu
June 24, 2015, 11:07 a.m. by
Balancing Act

Balancing Act

For years, I’ve spent a lot of time trying to figure out if I’m doing the right thing when it comes to where I’m spendin
June 24, 2015, 10:17 a.m. by Rich Rothman
The Hamazon: 16,000 Drowned Pigs Surface Amidst Guangxi Floods

The Hamazon: 16,000 Drowned Pigs Surface Amidst Guangxi Floods

If you told Shanghaiers that they weren't the only ones to have their waterways choked by tens of thousands of drowned p
June 24, 2015, 9:45 a.m. by Ben Cost
Why Everything You Learned About Dieting Is A Big Fat Lie

Why Everything You Learned About Dieting Is A Big Fat Lie

Each year, consumers spend billions of dollars on supplements and quick fixes to achieve weight loss goals. Many people
June 23, 2015, 4:04 p.m. by Michelle Nocera
Dad Chat - June/July

Dad Chat - June/July

Name: Rodney McAtee Job: Technology Team Leader, BP Castrol Lubricants Nationality: BritishTime in S
June 23, 2015, 10:25 a.m. by Shanghai Family
Music Maestro

Music Maestro

Xian Zhang is deep in conversation with the first violinist of the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra when I creep in toward th
June 22, 2015, 9:19 a.m. by Rebecca Curtin