Sitting here on the other side of the world sweating through every pore I enviously follow family and friends in Sweden on instagram enjoying my favorite season; fall. I find myself missing home a little bit more. Here are the 12 things (material) I (we) miss the most. Continue reading Top 12 things we miss from Sweden
If you happen to get lost in the outskirts of Araraquara you may feel like you’ve entered a maze. Marcia will agree with me (she took a “detour” to get us to our destination today,..as she does all days). The network of roads here are not paved but are instead natural red dirt roads, pot … Continue reading The secret Garden of SumuHumuS
For this portuguese class we visited a local artist where we were paw printed and learned to sketch. Continue reading Artsy Portuguese Part I
Part II drawing a horse with red earth under foot and green foliage over head all part of this portuguese lesson. Continue reading Artsy Portuguese Class Part II
Living in a country where you don’t speak the language can make you feel very isolated and put you in awkward situations so the key is to learn quickly. Here is my take on it. Continue reading Porquinhos, abram a porta!
We left Falsterbo with a mountain of luggage at 1500 on Wednesday. Dad, Kimmie and Arvid where there to see us off. Mom, unfortunately, had to leave for work earlier that morning. It was tear-filled goodbye for Kim and myself. We have been the 50% in Sweden since Steph and Madeleine moved abroad. Now I … Continue reading Off to Brazil, finally.
…We’re standing here outside the door…(with our backs to our comfort zone!) So the count down has begun. In 3 days we will be on our way to Copenhagen airport with our 12 pieces of luggage in tow (Kim Kardashian would be so proud). These past weeks have been very busy with preparing Villa Haga … Continue reading “All our bags are packed, we’re ready to go”…
Follow us on CarosCarnival as we embark on an adventure to the 5th largest country in the world. A country famous for its beautiful beaches, rainforests, churrasquerias, caipirinhas and curves in colourful teeny weeny bikinis. We can’t wait to experience what Brazil has to offer; and hope you’ll let us share it with you. Brazil, here … Continue reading Brazil, here we come!