Beijing Culture Adventure Camp

Are you searching for a summer camp in China that blends Mandarin language learning and cultural immersion? Look no further than Beijing Culture Adventure Camp by 星谷微澜 (Xinggu Weilan).  Read More

Printable Bacon Valentine Cards

Are you overwhelmed by how much cheap candy and junk your kids bring home from school holidays? I sure am! That’s why for Valentine’s Day, I designed cards inspired by my kids’ current food obsession— BACON! The printable bacon Valentine cards are gender-neutral and have a punny greeting and a bacon-themed surprise: a bandaid that looks like bacon! Read More

Mooncake Cookies

Not a fan of mooncakes but want to bake up some sweet festive treats using your mooncake molds? I tested a few batches of mooncake cookies to get the perfect recipe that works with standard mooncake molds. My tried and true recipe is easy and fun for kids too. Best of all—these cookies are not too sweet! Read More

Mooncake Bath Bombs

Put your mooncake molds to good use! We had fun making mooncake bath bombs that are so pretty they can be given as gifts for those who have food allergies. Read More

Mid-Autumn Festival Activities

Exploring ideas to enjoy the Mid-Autumn Festival? Check out a collection of activities that will capture your children’s fascination with the festival’s traditions and history. Read More

Anise Swallowtail Butterflies

Raising caterpillars is an educational activity that is fascinating for the whole family. In this post, you will learn all about anise swallowtail butterflies — what they look like, where to find them, and how to raise them from caterpillars. Read More

Chinese Learning Resources Created by Moms

Shop small and support these mommy owned businesses when buying gifts for Chinese learners. Here are some of my picks for books and products to help children learn Chinese. How creative and inspiring are these fellow moms? 大家加油! Read More