Model Mandarin: April 2016

BEAR IN MIND Learn by saying things you shouldn’t April 1 is well known for its tricks and pranks; did you get fooled on April Fool’s Day? Well, let us tell

To Dance or Fly: ZUMBA in Dongguan

To Dance or Fly: ZUMBA “Ditch the Workout – Join the Party!” That’s the marketing slogan for Zumba fitness, which attracts people with a fun fusion of dance moves from

Model Mandarin: March 2016

BEAR IN MIND Learn by saying things you shouldn’t The Chinese language has its fair share of loan words, and loan letters. This month we look at Chinese terms that use

How to make Indian Enchiladas – Fusion or confusion?

We often hear the buzzwords fusion cooking, but what EXACTLY IS IT AND HOW DOES IT WORK? jESSICA wRIGHT EXPlains… Indian Enchiladas Fusion style cooking has become so popular that

Putting Fitness First

So it is the start of the new year and you are thinking of getting fit, but just what options are on offer in Donnguan? HERE! is running a three

WeChat Nation: Magic Moments

WeChat: It’s more than just a good way to have rambling text exchanges for free. It’s a place to be you, to feel important, to –please, shoot me in the

Model Mandarin: January 2016

BEAR IN MIND Learn by saying things you shouldn’t We think of colors as innocent and simple things, but their meaning can be far more risqué than we think. Take the

Model Mandarin: December 2015

BEAR IN MIND Learn by saying things you shouldn’t Do we just have men男人(nánrén) and women 女人(nǚrén) in this world? Well, let’s just say there are different types of men and

A WEIGHT OFF HER MIND

struggling with weight issues can be tough ON ANYBODY: one woman’s journey from bulimia to babe A few extra pounds of fat spilling over a pair of tight jeans are

Model Mandarin: November 2015

BEAR IN MIND Learn by saying things you shouldn’t Thanksgiving 感恩节(gǎn’ēn jié) is coming! And we are sure many of you are looking forward to a feast with turkey火鸡(huǒjī)? All of