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Foodie Giveaway

We are celebrating our Leo birthdays with my second ever GIVEAWAY of yummy goodies. There are books, stickers, and other goodies to help build your Chinese learning library! Enter by August 9. Winner will be announced on August 10. Read More

Free Online Chinese Storytime

Introduce your child to Chinese language through books, music, and activities. Learning a language can be fun with these free online Chinese storytime classes. This list includes online storytime classes from around the world so you can pick a time that works for you. Read More

Online Chinese Classes Summer 2021

In addition to online Chinese classes that focus on language learning, your child can learn arts and crafts, dance, math, science, coding, and music—all from home and taught in Chinese! Read More

LGBTQIA+ Children’s Books in Chinese

To celebrate Pride Month, I have curated this list of LGBTQIA+ children’s books in Chinese. I hope these books will help us raise LGBTQIA+ awareness and promote equality and inclusivity in the Chinese learning community. Read More

Boba Reward Chart

Got a little boba lover? Reinforce your child’s positive behavior with this boba reward chart. Available in English, Traditional Chinese with Zhuyin, and Simplified Chinese with Pinyin. Download the free printable now. Read More

Instant Pot Sweet Peanut Soup

With an Instant Pot you can make this dessert in no time! Peanut soup can be enjoyed alone or served with red beans or 湯圓 (tāngyuán). In the summer the cooked peanuts can be used as a topping for shaved ice or 豆花 (dòuhuā). Read More

Family Movies in Chinese

Looking for family-friendly movies you can watch in Mandarin? I’ve got you covered for the next rainy day or family movie night. Your search ends now—here’s a collection of family movies in Chinese for adults, tweens, and younger children to enjoy. Read More

Digital Books from Taiwan Public Library

Looking for a digital library like Epic in Chinese or Raz Kids in Chinese? 兒童文化館 (Ér tóng wén huà guǎn) is an educational website for children that houses the digital books from Taiwan Public Library. All books are in Traditional Chinese with Zhuyin. This is a great FREE educational resource. Read More

Free Chinese Fonts with Pinyin and Zhuyin

Looking for free Chinese fonts with Pinyin and Zhuyin? Here is a collection of fonts that are free for personal and commercial use. In many of our children’s books, the text is printed too small or the publisher has chosen a font that is very hard to read, especially if you are learning Chinese. I have selected these fonts because they are easy to read and phonetic characters (the Pinyin and Zhuyin) are not too big compared to the Chinese characters. With these fonts, you can create your own worksheets, flashcards, and other learning materials. Read More