Back to School – Studying Chinese at Shanghai Jiao Tong University

School started this week, woohoo! I’m super excited because this is what I have wanted to do for a couple of years now – study Mandarin full time and become really awesome at Chinese! It hasn’t been a realistic dream while living in Copenhagen (both from a financial perspective and learning environment-wise), but when our…

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I ♥ Xiaolongbao

Chinese food, as I’m sure you’re aware of, is pretty famous all over the world. However, the food served in China often tastes and looks very different from the Western version that so many of us are used to. The real deal also varies A LOT depending on where you are within China, as different…

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Happy Midsummer!

What does midsummer look like in China? Pretty good I’d say, especially if you’re celebrating with the Swedes! A big thanks to the Swedish Young Professionals for throwing a brilliant midsummer party last night at the Four Seasons Shanghai. What an awesome night it was with sill, snaps, songs, soap bubbles and polaroids. Already looking…

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We’re moving to Shanghai!

In the beginning of March it was finally confirmed. We’re moving to Shanghai! Back to China! Omg omg! My husband Robert and I have been dreaming of a chance to move to Shanghai, and here it is, suddenly, just like that. Unbelievable!   We were counting on arriving in Shanghai in the beginning of May,…

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