As always Marcia organized an amazing Portuguese class today. The class was held at a really cute artesanal art shop on Rua 5 (the prettiest street in town) called Guapo. It is owned by a great couple that we just refer to “os meninos do Guapo” (boys from Guapo). Their real names are Zé and … Continue reading Taiwo and Kehinde; my Abayomi twins
Contrary to my expectations Brazilian weather does change with the seasons and it effects the contents of my Bolsa (bag). Here is a new In my Bolsa post – Winter Edition. Continue reading In my Bolsa – Winter Edition
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
Staying safe in one of the most dangerous countries in the world.
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We have now lived in Brazil for 1 whole week. Here is an update on what we’ve been up to. We arrived on Thursday morning last week and started out by moving into our temporary home; Gran Hotel Morada do Sol. It is situated in the middle of Araraquara surrounded by shops, restaurants, one-way streets, … Continue reading Update: 1 week in Brazil
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!