My parents were always big on the “know where you’re from” thing. As such, my first language was Portuguese (it helped, I think, that 99% of our family only spoke Portuguese). I grew up with stories about the land of … Continue reading
My computer’s been restarting by itself all day, but I think it’s finally settled down, so I am going to post this real quick. Here is a pic of me from 2007. South Africa. Trip of a lifetime. I highly … Continue reading
This is the … fourth year that I am not going back to school. I spent from the age of 3 to the age of 25 in school. That’s 22 years worth of back-to-school. By the time this photo was … Continue reading
So, this time last year, we arrived in LA. A corvette, pulling a U-haul trailer with Anne of Green Gables on the side. Wow … a year went by fast …
You can tell, even from such a young age, that the way to my heart is through cake. Yummy, yummy cake. It’s not my birthday – I just thought it was a cute picture.
I know, I know – it’s been a while. And then for my first post back – I throw it back to when I was a baby, just so I can showcase a picture of my grandmother. Who just turned … Continue reading
Sort of. I danced in a tutu – isn’t that the same thing when you’re 5? Also, two things of note: (1) My family’s obsession with Toyotas, and (2) My Queenly wave!
So … yeah. I was a fussy baby, I think. My parents, when we were little, would pack us into a car and drive to Maryland, to Ocean City in specific, where we would lay ont he beach, collect shells … Continue reading
My prom was ten years ago. I don’t feel much older though, even if I am now in my late 20s, a far cry from being a “new adult”, a “young adult” and you know, “barely legal”. I mean – … Continue reading
‘Tis the season for graduations. My sister, my cousins and my friends are all capped-and-gowned and celebrating. So for this TBT – I wanted to throw it ALL the way back to my first (of, like, 8) graduations! See this: … Continue reading