Summer is here. This the perfect time to learn Chinese in a more casual way, and you can even include your family, friends, and neighbors. Today I want to offer you a FREE Chinese Summer 2017 Activity Calendar with over 60 activities to prepare, maintain, and engage your child’s Chinese knowledge, interest while making family memories! Want to know more? Come and take a look. (more…)
Have you watched or attended a dragon boat race before? Have you wondered how you can celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival with your kids at home? In this post, I'm going to show you the best ways to celebrate Dragon Boat Festival with your kids. And the best thing is you don't need to live close to a Chinatown or know Chinese. Anyone can celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival and learn a little Chinese history. In addition to Chinese New Year and Mid-Autumn Festival, the Dragon Boat Festival is another big traditional festival that the Chinese celebrate. The Chinese believe that summer comes after this festival, and the highlights of the festival are the dragon boat races. I especially love that this festival is based on several real...
It's super hot and humid in Hong Kong. Often, staying home seems like the best plan, my kids won't sweat from head to toe or get eaten alive by mosquitoes. But being cooped up all day can be boring, what to do? Let's Pretend! (more…)
Are you tired of the typical beach activities (e.g. swimming, sunbathing, playing with sand)? I am. Especially after I had my kids, I couldn't even do the first two activities without others watching my kids for me. So, I needed to think of something FUN, with No Prep, No mess (hopefully), and that was educational to do at the beach. (more…)