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Sunny Summer

Have you been outside today? It’s a sunny day around here! So, wherever you are, here’s a beauty sunflower to light up your day. Do me a favor and make it a great one!

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5 things I like about Santa Rosa

The Portuguese newspaper Publico published a small article in their weekend magazine Fugas featuring my five favorite things about Santa Rosa CA. Here I leave you with the english version of my top choices. 1 . Quality of Life Santa Rosa provides the feeling of living in the country inside the city. The Mediterranean climate, similar to […]

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DIY Giant Ruler Growth Chart

When you have kids it’s almost mandatory to keep track of their growth through the years. Children get excited to check how much they’ve grown up and each time the parents mark their progress it’s easy to realize how fast they climb on that height. A couple of months goes by and boom, here goes […]

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The Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida

One of these last weekends we visited the west coast of Florida, more precisely St. Petersburg. The Dali Museum was in our plan for a while since we heard it had opened in a brand new building in late January of the present year. The location could not be better, in downtown St. Petersburg with […]

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A Special Birthday at Disney

It was last Saturday. Two years have gone since I’ve seen those sweet eyes for the first time. Wide open eyes since her first contact with the world. Blue bright with interminable lashes looking at me and daddy. Inevitable memorable moments. My first child, a daughter that changed my life forever, in an awesome way. […]

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Delicious Wordflux Interviewed by Season with Spice

There are many valuable reasons for blogging. One of the greatest is to interact with people from all over the world. It’s an everyday learning process and an inspiration to discover new worlds. This crowd of people connects with each other and shares amazing stories and, in what concerns to food, welcomes the whole world […]

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Watching the Endeavour Launch… from the roof!

  We went to the roof to have a clear view of the Endeavour last voyage into the skies and beyond. We were following on NASA TV that everything was a go to the launch, so we decided to run upstairs just five minutes before. I drag the little girl literally from her sleep, and […]

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Go Discovery!

On the final journey of the space shuttle Discovery and its six astronauts into orbit, we decided to watch the launch from our balcony. No traffic, not too many people, just us and our camera in the balcony, comfortably waiting. We were following the updates on NASA TV and though in the pad seemed to […]

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Of All Corners of the World*

The sea. Deep, strong and yet peaceful. This is the place where we live. I mean, from where we live we face the ocean. Reformulating, this is the view we see from our place. We often walk on the beach. Pick up shells. Watch the birds. The birds at the beach. The birds watching the […]

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

After a recent trip to Savannah, Georgia, and because we did one of the city’s famous 90 minutes tour, we found ourselves watching the memorable movie Midnight in Garden of Good & Evil, directed by Clint Eastwood. This is a remarkable drama with a Southern Gothic tone fantastically accentuated by the eccentric characters played by […]

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