Easy Portuguese Recipe: Bacalhau à Gomes de Sá
Food

Easy Portuguese Recipe: Bacalhau à Gomes de Sá

Since I am currently in Portugal visiting my parents, I thought it would be nice to share with you a traditional Portuguese recipe with Bacalhau. It’s a specialty from the north of Portugal, even though you can now find it…

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My tips against sunburns
Beauty

My tips against sunburns

As an extremely light-skinned person, I get sunburns pretty easily. Having grown up in Portugal, getting sunburned was a reality in my teenage years. Since then I have perfected the art of not getting my skin burned. Now that the…

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Pressure to lose the baby weight
Opinion

Pressure to lose the baby weight

Every woman reacts to pregnancy differently. Some put on a ton of weight, some don’t gain any weight and some lose weight. But one thing they all have in common: their bodies don’t look the same after pregnancy. Although I…

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Motherhood is not a competition
Motherhood

Motherhood is not a competition

I thought having a baby was hard enough. But that is just the beginning! Before even giving birth, I found out that everything is a competition for some mothers. Today I am sharing with you some thoughts on it.   MOTHERHOOD ISN’T…

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My eyeshadow palette collection
Beauty

My eyeshadow palette collection

I love makeup. Not to change my features or how I look. I love makeup because it makes me feel good. Whether it is just mascara or a whole full face. The ritual of applying it, that time to myself,…

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My first month as a mom
Motherhood

My first month as a mom

About two weeks ago I told you why things have been somewhat quiet here on the blog. As I am writing this, Benjamin is exactly six weeks old. He still seems tiny to me, but when I look at his…

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