Hello everybody, It has been a long time since I’ve been to Brazil last summer and since food is one of the greatest parts of any culture, nothing better than eating some Brazilian food to ease my homesickness. There are two places I can go to if I want to eat Brazilian food close… Continue reading Where to eat Brazilian food around New Orleans
Everybody knows that it is hard to learn another language. It takes time, effort and a lot of motivation. In my case, I’ve been learning English since middle school. My husband, on the other hand, knows only the very basic of Portuguese. This language barrier brings two major issues to our relationship. We interact with… Continue reading Tips to help you learn you partner’s language
It is very normal to have different habits from your significant other, specially if you come for different cultures. In this post I am going to list some of the habits a lot of Brazilians have and what my husband thinks about it. 1. Sharing food Every time I am eating something, I feel like… Continue reading 6 common habits among Brazilians
Among cultural differences and languages barriers, being in a multinational relationship and living in your significant other’s country can be very challenging. Here are some examples of daily life things that I found different: Food It can be difficult to adapt to the food in another country, because every country has its own traditional dishes,… Continue reading 6 Different aspects of living in a foreign country
Last night I went to the Extravaganza ball, one of the biggest Mardi Gras parties in New Orleans. If you are asking how I ended up there, my husband and I live in New Orleans, and, like every good New Orleanian, he is member of a Mardi Gras Krewe. When you are in an… Continue reading Mardi Gras vs. Carnival
Marring somebody from a different culture sometimes means not having much in common. Don’t get me wrong. It is okay for husbands and wives to have different interests. However, finding the things you and your significant other have in common will be very important to the happiness of your marriage in the long run. Believe… Continue reading How I became a die-hard football fan
Hey guys (: It looks like 2016 has barely started and we just went through the entire month of January. Did anybody else already slack on a New Year’s resolution? Every year, a lot of people have some kind of New Year’s resolution. While some people choose to have a more active lifestyle or healthier… Continue reading A New Year’s resolution that will stick!