Category Archives: Teaching In Beijing

Back to Work!

A few weeks ago I updated my LinkedIn profile, and I somehow added a new job.  I now work at “A Journey of Ten Years”  which began a few years ago, as a way to slowly reach my goals, especially … Continue reading

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Goodbye Beijing!

I haven’t finished sharing about my trip to Korea yet, but I’m back home and in the middle of getting ready for my move to Ontario.  Big changes as I transition from independent teacher in Beijing to Oma with responsibilities … Continue reading

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Ping’An Ye 2016

Christmas this year is quite different from last year here in Beijing.  There are more and more wintery Christmas decorations in the stores.  Yesterday, as I was walking home with my very full (and very heavy) water jugs I was … Continue reading

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Morning Tears Square

  Beijing: Morning Tears This pattern came to be as the Beijing Guild creates squares for a fundraiser in October 2016. It’s being held at the “Homeplate” in Sanlitun. I guess that’s as good a reason as any to give … Continue reading

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Sick Days!

I just finished reading two books by Joanne Braaksma, sharing her stories of teaching English in Beijing from 2001 to 2004.  I wonder if she would recognize her old stomping grounds.  This is a city that does not stay the … Continue reading

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I want to remember that…

If you search for this in images, you will find that it is a pretty popular one.  Many people have it on their Pinterest boards, and on blogs, etc.  My friend Ponnie posted it on Facebook, and I was hit … Continue reading

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Another Year in Beijing Begins.

As my daughter posted at Sacred Stones and Pebbles, we are on the other side of a summer break and I (mom & Oma) am back in Beijing.  It was tough going back this time.  Really tough, and I almost didn’t. … Continue reading

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