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Money and Blogging

This is not a subject I've come across in other blogs yet. At least not one presented in a completely transparent way to the reader. Funnily enough money is still quite a taboo subject for many people. I have only been spending money directly on my blog since last year. Prior to that I used … Continue reading Money and Blogging

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Why do I have a blog?

Honestly I am not sure I know what the answer is! But I am writing about it anyway. I have been writing since I was in school. I was super lucky to have great Portuguese language teachers and they have always encouraged me to keep writing. Back then I wrote short fictional stories that I … Continue reading Why do I have a blog?

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“Building” a Blog Post

"Building" a blog post in 7 steps. Obviously there are a few different ways of doing it and even I have done it differently in the past. Back in the blogspot days I was quite a lazy blogger and would sometimes just write a couple of lines not even bothering with pictures. This is how … Continue reading “Building” a Blog Post

On a Schedule

I have committed to posting twice a week on the blog. You can count with new posts on Wednesdays and Sundays at 6pm. This is mostly to keep myself accountable and to avoid simply not writing whenever I am feeling lazy. Surprisingly I have kept it going and have not failed one single post yet. … Continue reading On a Schedule

My Diary

This blog was originally my diary. I documented my move to London here. It is great to be able to go back and remember stuff I have gone through. Family and friends could keep up with how things were going in London and what I was up to and I got to keep a diary … Continue reading My Diary

Why Not?

I have done a few different things in my life when it comes to work. Different jobs in different industries and different countries. The most rewarding experiences happened when I was in a position where I managed people. Managing people is not easy. You have your ups and downs. It can be a struggle at … Continue reading Why Not?


Recently I have been keen to find the best way of keeping up with my favourite blogs. I used different apps on my android phone to figure out the best one for me. And no, unfortunately this is not sponsored content. I was using Feedly for a while but the interface is a bit dull … Continue reading Bloglovin’