5 Minute Upcycling Project: Old Socks into Infant Leggings

Got a pair of old socks (that still looks pretty good) but you’ve grown out of? Got a new baby coming but you ain’t got time to get some new pants for him/her? A simple upcycling project for your little one by turning old socks into leggings/infant pants!

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The “must go” places in Shanghai

I’ve never been a fan of 3-day itineraries or those “must-do” in 3 days person. Having been there for almost a year, these are what I would recommend, but do plan your schedule accordingly!  If this is your first time in Shanghai, check out the other posts I have on traveling to Shanghai! (Especially the […]

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Chinese Braised Chicken (Huang Men Ji 黄焖鸡)

Stalls selling Yellow Braised Chicken / huang men ji / 黄焖鸡 is literally on every street in Shanghai when I was there. I love it so much, I made it a point to have it every month. Chanced upon a Chinese website with a zillion variations of how to prepare this dish. So here we go, huang men ji.

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The “must eat and must buy” in Shanghai

There’s too many good things going on in Shanghai, but you have too little time. This “must eat and buy” list would help you narrow them down and maximise your time in this great city!

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