Category Archives: a piece of my world

The Disruptive Diva of Portuguese Jewelry

I want to send a huge shout out of gratitude to Gabriella Opaz. She has created a wonderful platform – Catavino – to share Portuguese and Spanish culture along with a few amazing gourmet guide experience tours. Thanks for letting me be a part of this, Gabriella 🙂 You can read the entire piece here.  

french toasts

Gently stir from your slumber…weekends are for laziness, so what could be better than grabbing some magazines and having a good read over a late breakfast? And it’s the perfect time to do something a little different, than your standard week breakfast. This time, fancy french toasts were on the menu. You can go as simple or […]

Praia Grande

With an average of over 300 sunny days a year, winter In Portugal feels like spring and you will always need your sunglasses! This shot was taken yesterday, during a lovely walk in Praia Grande beach. I guess I am blessed that I don’t have to worry about scraping ice from my car before heading out to buy some […]

recarregar baterias

Este fim de semana aproveitei para ir à casa que era dos meus avós no norte. Entre muitas coisas que tinha para tratar, consegui estar uns momentos hipnotizada em frente à lareira a ouvir o crepitar. Adoro…é pena que estes momentos sejam tão curtos. Mas foi o suficiente para recarregar as minhas baterias 🙂