Category Archives: Victoria Leith

Victoria is a first time international school teacher from the UK who has just arrived in China! She teaches Pre-K and has made the decision to teach internationally with her non-teaching spouse and 6 year old daughter.

How to Enjoy Life Abroad after the ‘HoneyMoon’

We came to live in China as a family, full of hopes, a few expectations and a real sense of adventure! For the first three months, everything was new and exciting and we had our explorers’ hats on. Fast forward … Continue reading

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Getting Involved in the Culture of China

When you move to a new country, it can feel new and wonderful but also a bit scary! So we made a decision that when we moved to China we’d try our hardest to get involved with as many activities … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of a Pre-K 3 Teacher

One of our puppets (and me!) Life is very different out here in China, as I knew it would be. When I consider that just a few months ago we had one plan for life then it suddenly changed overnight, … Continue reading

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Noticing China

I love the experience of living in a different country and seeking out the similarities and noticing the differences. China is a vast land and we’re in a droplet of its ocean but even so, there is so much that … Continue reading

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How We Got to China

  My daughter and husband on a humid, hot day in Tianjin. ——————————————————————————– I had been musing with my husband and daughter (currently aged 6) in the UK about venturing overseas to live and have some great adventures! I had … Continue reading

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