life · literature · Opinion/Review · personal

May’s Readings

After all the study I did for college, I finally had time to return to one of my old loves: reading. And oh boy, how rusted I am.   When I was in eight grade, I won, for the second year in a row, a prize for being the “Best Reader” of my school library. Of…… Continue reading May’s Readings

life · skincare

Listen to your skin

We all worry, to some degree, about our skin. Perhaps we have good genes and our skin is pratically perfect, or perhaps we have inherited some curse and our skin looks like a bomb has fallen on it. Most of all, we worry about the skin in our face. Everywhere I look, there are recommendations…… Continue reading Listen to your skin

cruelty free · life

Cruelty-free names to check out

So, for officially one year and three months, I have started a life of not owning any tested on animals products. It hasn’t been easy, especially when you live in a place where the access is pratically zero (and I am not even talking about physical stores), I have to follow a few cruelty-free people…… Continue reading Cruelty-free names to check out

cruelty free · life · personal

Lucky Christmas Eve

As is custom, Christmas is spent with the family. This year we thought about spending just the two of us but decided against it. So we came back to the capital. The big difference between the capital and Fundão is not only the size and confusion. It’s the stores. In Lisbon, I can find literally…… Continue reading Lucky Christmas Eve

life · personal · Travel

Where your home is

Last Saturday, me and my boyfriend went to Viseu, which is one of the big cities in Portugal, looking for couches (never thought it could be so hard to find that perfect couch!) and going around the city (which was huge!) I had the sudden realization that, if I had to move there, I wouldn’t…… Continue reading Where your home is