Articles about love, family and relationships in China.
We’re busy celebrating Chinese New Year, the biggest holiday of the year here in China, at John’s family home in rural Hangzhou. I thought I’d share a few photos from Chinese New Year’s Eve. It was a lovely day to celebrate Chinese New Year’s Eve, with some of the most gorgeous blue skies of the winter. […]
Ning Li of Ning Li Dating just interviewed me on Youtube about my experiences dating in China, which you can check out here. For those of you who’d love to hear about how I came to China, some of dating experiences, or even what I sound like, have a look at the video. And if […]
The Global Times just published an article titled Expats Adapt to and Put Their Own Spin on Chinese New Year Purchasing featuring quotes from me about my own purchases for the holiday! Here’s an excerpt: For Jocelyn Eikenburg, a 38-year-old American who has been in China for seven and a half years, shopping for Chinese New […]
She is the most amazing, devoted and loving mother-in-law I could ever ask for. If wearing some new clothes would make her happy, how could I refuse?
I Never Expected to End up in China, but It Changed My Life (and Love) Forever (Pub’d on Ninglidating.com)
Going to China was one of the craziest decisions I had ever made – a total detour from everything I had planned before. Read about it in my guest post.
There are things you never expect to see in a lifetime. Like watching a grown man whack snow off the roof with a bamboo pole.
Chinese New Year is all about food, even the days leading up. One of the best parts of the season is watching my mother-in-law prepare traditional foods.
With all of this joy, excitement and holiday spirit around me, the January blues I used to know as a child don’t have a chance before Chinese New Year.
Leave it to me — a cold-averse American woman — to marry into a family in Southern China, where people are used to winters without heating in their homes.
Logan Lo and his wife Alison welcomed a baby boy on Nov 3, 2015. Five days later, Alison had a seizure b/c of a brain tumor, and is fighting for her life.