Two Americans in China is Moving!

Two Americans in China is Moving!

No, we’re not moving, but the blog is. Since I became a serious author, I have been considering re-branding, and I ended up putting it off for far too long. The new website will be AmandaRobertsWrites.com, and you’ll still be able to find all the great China-related content you love, but I will also be …

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Accessing Education for Children With Special Needs in China

Accessing Education for Children With Special Needs in China

Many children with special needs in China are denied educational opportunities because China’s public schools are literally inaccessible to children with physical disabilities and they don’t have the resources to support children with mental disabilities. It is an unfortunate fact that many Chinese families view their children as their support network as they age. If …

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Guest Post: 8 Unique Things to See and Do in Beijing

Guest Post: 8 Unique Things to See and Do in Beijing

There aren’t many places in the world like Beijing. This massive city has a unique mixture of ancient history and cutting-edge innovation. It will definitely leave an impression on you. While there are plenty of must-see things to do in and around Beijing, like the Great Wall or The Forbidden City, this post will highlight …

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Interview With Amanda Hughes, Author of The House of Five Fortunes

Interview With Amanda Hughes, Author of The House of Five Fortunes

While Xiu peddled pipe dreams, a nightmare was waiting. Sensual and exotic, San Francisco’s Chinatown in the 1870’s was filled with temptation and greed. Raised in this quagmire of vice, Xiu Jung caters to wealthy thrill-seekers with her elegant opium den, The House of Five Fortunes. With the help of Madison Hayes, the illustrious actor, …

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Guest Post – Business Strategy Lessons to Pick up From China

Guest Post – Business Strategy Lessons to Pick up From China

Every business has the same mission: reduce expenses and optimize revenue. But accomplishing this varies from company to company in different locations around the world. Chinese companies are a great example. They are gaining ground on international corporations in the West. The consumer market in China differs greatly from the U.S. market, but American entrepreneurs …

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Saving My Sanity With ASMR

Saving My Sanity With ASMR

A little over a year ago, I was teaching a writing class for an alternative healthcare university and one of my students wrote a paper about ASMR. I didn’t really understand what she was talking about and I had never heard of it before, so I did a quick YouTube search – and I was …

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100 Things I Love About China

100 Things I Love About China

I usually look forward to the 4th of July, but I don’t think America deserves to be celebrated right now. And while there is plenty to criticize China about, there is a lot to love about this country too. So here is a list of 100 things I love about China – in no particular …

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The Children Everyone Wants

The Children Everyone Wants

“Why do you want to adopt a baby no one else wants?” This is one of the most common and offensive questions when it comes to adoption. Many people are genuinely curious about the adoption process, which is understandable, and I’m happy to help educate people about the joys of building their family through adoption. …

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