My Life in China
My Life in China - Chinese Version
Self-Publishing Journey
greek food

Greek food in Xiamen, people! It’s no secret Chinese food has been very mean to my stomach. My first two weeks back, I ran to the toilet every three hours. I couldn’t keep anything down. It was absolutely horrible. Can you imagine how terrible it is to not be able to eat? During that time, I only drank soup and ate fruit. A very good doctor friend told me to eat bananas. They helped me a lot. Three to four months after my arrival in China, I decided it was […]

My Life in China
Google Chromebook

When I first came to China, I decided to buy a Google Chromebook. For me it was important the computer be fast, to be able to run on batteries for more than eight hours, and to be light. Some of the laptops are so freaking heavy! It was only after I came to China, that I realized how troublesome it really is to use a Chromebook in China. The first three to four months, it was great! Then, all of a sudden, I couldn’t sign on to the Wi-Fi network. […]

My Life in China
singing class

Singing class, singing class! Here we go again! Teaching English in China has been a challenge. I enjoy a good challenge, tho. One of the things that really annoyed me in the beginning, is that sometimes, there are A1 level students together with B1 students. All of them in one class. A1 means they are absolute beginners, there’s level A1 and A2. Then there’s level B, which is kind of like Intermediate. Like the A level, there’s B1 and B2, as well. I think the gap is too big. The […]

My Life in China