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The Canadoca sure is excited about becoming a big sister.... in October :) Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2013 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Recently I have had a few great contract writing opportunities that have dropped into my lap because of this blog - people have sought me out after reading it. Which is great! So in hopes of attracting more of these... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2013 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
After a long hiatus I thought I'd update my readers - assuming I still have some! We're enjoying life in Calgary and continuing to bloom where we're planted. The Canadoca is now three and a half and enjoying music classes,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 27, 2012 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
After nearly 8 months of no real fixed address, my family and I moved into our home in Calgary, Canada in November. Although I had many reservations about returning to Calgary, I love the home and community we've chosen and... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2012 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Greetings from lovely Italy. The Canadoca, Mr. DRL and I are on what I like to call the "completion bonus" - in this case a month long trip to Europe. I'm very glad I forwent the idea of getting the... Continue reading
Posted May 23, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
I pride myself on not being much of a crier. But.... I cried saying goodbye to the Canadoca's pediatrician today. But how do you not? The guy was there when I gave birth and has been ever since. He wrote... Continue reading
Posted Apr 11, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
The Canadoca and I are currently not agreeing on the shoes. The store has a very limited selection in our respective sizes and although she's crazy about a particular pink pair I am less so. I like the white ones with the bows!
Can anyone recommend a moving guy to move furniture within the zona sul? Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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For example which pair of matching shoes should the canadoca and I get? Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
After a few weeks of infrequent posts, the questions have come, and yes I am here to answer. Something is indeed up. I'm leaving Rio, and no, I don't know how I can possibly say goodbye. I would love to... Continue reading
Posted Apr 5, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Okay so the rat may not be "gorgeous" but amazing nonetheless... Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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*Note that by legal, I mean cool, as in Portuguese.* 1) Speedos or sungas 2) Fanny packs 3) Big bums 4) The thumb's up gesture 5) Orange skin Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
I have somehow managed to completely avoid the whole Twilight thing. Haven't read a book or watched any of the movies. I'm sure it is not the only pop culture craze I missed out on living in Rio over the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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@ saraiva Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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You heard it here, folks. @ zona sul on dias ferreiras in leblon. Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Thanks so much to "Grams" for compiling this series for me. Although not all of the graffiti in Rio is gorgeous, I'm featuring some that is, on Saturdays for your viewing pleasure. If you see some fantastic graffiti in Rio... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Did you know that the Canadian government currently has no legislative responsibility to protect Canadians abroad? This is of course coming up as disasters are occurring in countries around the world such as Japan, Egypt, Libya... Do expats deserve to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
President Barack Obama will be making a public speech at 2:30 pm on Sunday, March 20th in Rio de Janeiro. Where? A platform in Cinelândia. President Obama's wife and daughters are accompanying him to Brazil but are not expected to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Enviado pelo meu aparelho BlackBerry® da Vivo Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2011 at Daily Life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil