[:en]My thoughts on Nivea’s lightening body lotion[:]

[:en] Last night I came across a video promoting Nivea’s lightening body lotion. Nothing strange here, right? Except, it was an ad promoting Nivea’s lightening body lotion. In case you’re somewhat clueless on what this means: it’s a body lotion that lightens your skin tone when used regularly. Skin lightening is…

#metoo My own personal story

The #metoo campaign on Social Media shocked me. It shocked me because it shows how many people are victims of sexual assault. I am very aware most of them are women, but I write people on purpose because men are also victims. So today I decided to share with you something I…

Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 13 to 20

[:en] In the beginning of September I shared with you how I found out about my pregnancy and how my first trimester went. Today I am sharing you how things went from weeks 13 to 20. Hope you guys enjoy it! Pregnancy Diaries: weeks 13 to 20 Weeks 13 to 16…

7 Fashion Pop Up – der neue Outlet im UnoShopping in Leonding!

[:en] Werbung – Kooperation mit Outlet Fashion 7 Pop Up Fashion billiger als im Outlet Ich bin erst seit zweieinhalb Jahre in Linz und habe den UnoShopping nur noch leer gekannt, habe aber sehr viele Geschichten gehört, wie es früher war! Deswegen war ich auch sehr gespannt als es wieder…

Conference review: Salt and the City 2017 in Salzburg

[:en] My experience at Salt and the City Those of you who follow me on Social Media may have noticed I went to the Salt and the City conference last Saturday in Salzburg. The whole event took place from the 29th of September to the 1st of October, but I…

Self-care during pregnancy: hair edition!

[:en] Ad – Products sent in cooperation with Notino Self-care during pregnancy When people tell you pregnancy changes you, they’re absolutely right! Only, not in the way that you probably are thinking – seriously, I am still waiting on my glow to make an appearance! However, one thing that has changed during…

Fall wishlist: it’s all about the boots!

[:en] Goal: keeping warm during winter! The weather in Austria is totally different than in Portugal: it’s a dry cold and if there is something you need here are good shoes during the Winter.  Because the weather here is so different, boots that would normally keep me dry and warm…

Pregnancy Diaries: the first trimester and how I found out

[:en] As you guys probably already know from this post, I am currently on my second trimester of my first pregnancy. Today’s post will cover the first trimester, what my first symptoms were and if the dreaded nausea was a bad as everyone makes it to be.  Weeks 1 to 4…

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Hiking trip: 2 million years in 2 hours

[:en] A few weeks ago we visited Markus’ mother. She works in an Alm in a place called Spital am Phyrn and we therefore decided to go on a hike before we met her.  2 million years in 2 hours We walked a total of 6km and took a bit…

Easy Recipe: Home made Basilicum Pesto

[:en] One of the things I love the most about our balcony: all of the herbs and spices we get to plant during the Summer! We use them in salads and meat or to make tea and Hugo. Amongst others, we have basilicum, parsley, green mint and chives. But what…

What I have been working on

I have been keeping something from you and it is time I shared it.  In the last few months, I have not posted as much as I wanted. In fact, I have not done as much as I generally wanted to do. And there is a reason for it. A…

Easy Recipe: Pastel de Nata

Pastel de Nata is probably the most known pastry from Portugal. A lot of people know it, many love it, but how exactly is it made? It must be pretty hard to make it yourself, right? If you think so, you thought wrong! It’s actually very easy to make.  Pastel…