Gerbil & Family

So here I am, waiting in line outside the social security office to get Leo’s SS card….. It’s a good sized line well before they even open…. Will Rogers said, “be...

I swear Leo is checking out the menu, trying to decide what to order…. lol

Tingting, Leo and I had a great day walking along Huhui Binjiang in Shanghai. It’s a really fun place, and great for kids. Tons of interesting spots such as a long...

Don’t ask me why, but I want these so bad! Ban Dai makes the coolest toys. I found these in Takashimaya. I did not buy them if course, as everything in...

SCIS is remarkable! In the photo below, you can see 4 iPhones and at least 4 laptops laying around. The kids leave them when they go to the gym, lunch, etc....

When I was growing up, if I wanted to build something in the 7th grade, my options were so limited. But the students I teach these days have laser printers, laptops,...

So today is New Year’s eve in China, and I decided to go out and play tourist. It was drizzly with a lot of overcast and a bit chilly, but a...

A few years ago, I read this article “17 THINGS THAT CHANGE FOREVER WHEN YOU LIVE ABROAD” at┬ámasedimburgo.com.┬áThe first time I read it, I cried. I’m not afraid to admit it....

I have no idea how to cook most of these, and if I was braver, I might try….. Shanghai has such wild diversity of foods.

Today, two different grade 6 students presented me some images they made for my Birthday. One is a soccer card, and the other is Jedi Sutton cause he said I’m just...