Post Holiday Skincare // Cuidados de pele pós-férias

Today we’re going back to the topic that got me into blogging in the first place: Beauty! Hoje voltamos ao tema que me levou a criar um blog: beleza (leia-se cuidados de pele e maquilhagem)! December was a lovely, yet hectic month. First the trip to Berlin, which was perfect, but ended up with me being ill for a few days. Then came the Christmas parties and leaving drinks, the trip home, mum’s delicious food, etc. In short, a lot of chocolate, sweets and a fair few alcoholic beverages wreaked havoc on my skin! So, coming back to the flat… View Post

Book List // Lista de Leituras

As I mentioned in my previous post, one of my goals for this new year is to read more – so I figured I’d share my ‘to read’ list with you today, in case you’re looking for ideas! Como vos contei no meu último post, um dos meus objectivos para 2016 é ler mais – então pensei partilhar convosco a minha lista de livros “a ler”, caso estejam à procura de ideias! Les derniers jours de nos pères Currently I’m going through Joël Dicker’s ‘Les derniers jours de nos pères’, a wonderful book set during the Second World War, following… View Post

2016 Goals // Objectivos para 2016

I’m not one to make resolutions, they’ve never really worked for me… However there are a few things I want to do in the new year, so I’m sharing them with you all today. Não sou muito de fazer resoluções de ano novo, nunca funcionaram comigo…No entanto há algumas coisas que quero fazer no ano que acabou de começar, e vou partilhá-las convosco hoje. Travel This is one of my favourite things to do, taking a few days to explore the culture and the life of a new place. In November I booked the most exciting trip yet for me:… View Post

Best of 2015

Now that we’re a few days into the new year, and before I share with you what I want to do in 2016, I thought I’d share a few highlights of the past year with you. Agora que já entrámos a sério no novo ano, e antes de partilhar convosco o que quero fazer em 2016, achei que seria boa ideia partilhar os meus momentos preferidos do ano que passou. I’ve mentioned in previous posts that 2015 was a roller coaster year for me, but I am incredibly grateful for all the experiences it brought me. So here we go:… View Post

How I stay positive

The last few months have been a whirlwind for me, and it’s sometimes been hard to stay positive. I’m sure everyone goes through phases like this but, as Incubus would put it, it’s just a phase, and it will be over soon. Here are my tips to feel more positive and gain strength to face the world head on! Os últimos meses têm sido uma agitação para mim, e torna-se difícil de me manter positiva. De certeza que toda a gente tem fases deste género mas são mesmo isso, fases que irão passar em breve. Aqui ficam as coisas que… View Post