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Mummy Life

The mummy brain has been in another place lately and without any new ideas of what to write about. It’s a little odd considering the many new things going on in my life at the minute; little smiles, little giggles, little … Continue reading

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My Kitchen: Raw Balls

When I first heard about Raw Balls I wasn’t the least tempted to try them out, the name just doesn’t do it for me. But the other day my friend Johanna ❤ said she had made them and that they were … Continue reading

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In São Paulo… part 3

For part 1 click here and part 2 here In São Paulo… 21) …it’s normal to be invited to someones home, whether you really know them or not, and be treated like an old friend. 22) …pregnant women are treated … Continue reading

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How to get a Permanent Visa in Brazil – part 2

I wrote about the first steps in this post if you are interested. So after handing in all the documentation to the Federal Police I was told to keep an eye out for a publication in the Diário Oficial da … Continue reading

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In São Paulo… part 2

(For part 1 click here) In São Paulo… 10) …if nobody saw it, then it didn’t happen. Especially in traffic. 11) …God is a big deal, he is in, like, every sentence. 12) …they think you are a lunatic for wanting … Continue reading

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In São Paulo… part 1

some (generalised) observations, many which may well apply to the country but, as the name suggests, this is about Sampa! So… In São Paulo…

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Exhausting the worlds resources? Sure, as long as it doesn’t affect me directly…

We are living in the world we deserve; polluted, dangerous and with less and less animal life. I am no activist and I am definitely not an environmental genius. My family isn’t either, but it was always obvious that we … Continue reading

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Pregnancies are beautiful… right? Wrong.

It’s been 30 weeks since that little fish found its match, which means there are only 10 to go. I guess it’s time to start preparing. I feel like a baby-boom is happening as so many people I know are … Continue reading

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Brazil…

…the country of Caipirinhas, beautiful women and Samba. leggings, sneakers and adults on Skateboards.   No offense…

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Guess the Object

It was on one of those rainy summer days that I first noticed it. It just stood there, in such a random place, pointing to the sky. Ugly, old, and with no purpose in life. It just… was. And from … Continue reading

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