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…

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The other day I was going through My Feed on Bloglovin’ and Kate from gh0stparties had a blog post titled ‘September Goals‘. Although I really like all of her posts, this one stood out to me: for starters I felt really jealous about the Foo Fighters gig and the trip to Copenhagen, both big dreams of mine! But I also felt inspired to think about what I have going in the month of September and what I want to achieve. The past few months have been a rollercoaster and I am ready to start the rest of my life with…

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With the end of August comes the end of the summer holidays, after a few days very well spent in the company of several generations of family. Now that I’m back in Lisbon, I wanted to share my notes on a couple of places we visited during short day trips around Portugal… O mês de agosto levou consigo as férias de verão e uns dias muito bem passados na companhia de várias gerações de família. Agora que estou de regresso a Lisboa, quero partilhar convosco alguns momentos dessas férias: os passeios que fiz “pelos caminhos de Portugal”… Caldas da Rainha…

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Last week I went to the movies for the first time in a very long time and watched Paper Towns, the adaptation of the fantastic John Green novel. A few years ago when I got my iPad mini (which, knock on wood, is still going strong), I went through a phase of reading a ton of books on it. At the time, I was also starting to discover the world of YouTube subscriptions and started hearing about John Green’s books through several people, particularly the Booksandquills channel. After starting out with The Fault In Our Stars and being utterly impressed…

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Desde que me lembro que sou fã do Festival da Eurovisão. Adoro tudo: as músicas, o espectáculo em si, a previsibilidade, os votos políticos, os “douze points” e os “nil points”.  Este artigo do Buzzfeed deu-me ainda mais vontade de escrever este post. source: eurovision.tv A edição deste ano foi das melhores de que tenho memória. Para já, é de se tirar o chapéu à organização austríaca que criou um espectáculo fabuloso desde o hino da edição, às apresentadoras, passando por toda a produção e o staging que estava perfeito! Depois, quer-me parecer que a qualidade das canções foi largamente…

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