How it all began… you and me

It all started in 2006, when we were set up by a couple friend of ours. We went out for a drink with a group of friends, and we clicked immediately. In the following weeks we went on dates, and Diogo asked me if I wanted to be his girlfriend! So old school but so…… Continue reading How it all began… you and me

The Power of Amber

Have you ever heard about Amber necklaces for kids? Amber is a fossilised tree resin, and it is known for its natural healing properties. And, in kids, it soothes and calms down any symptoms of teething. I've always heard about, it but it was only since last year that I have tried it. Constança was…… Continue reading The Power of Amber

Find the Balance

I have always believed that our life should be lived in this order of priorities…You are first YOU, secondly a WIFE, and then a MOTHER.What do I mean with this? You should never forget and change who you are, and never forget to focus on your other 'roles' and find a balance in life.When you…… Continue reading Find the Balance

Holidays

Who doesn’t love and look forward to summer holidays?! Long days at the beach, warm nights with never-ending dinners with family and friends, no track of time, the smell of the ocean, the smell of Jasmine flowers, barefoot all the time… can you picture it? Our two-week holidays are soon to come, and we are…… Continue reading Holidays

Normandy

We spent a week in Normandy, in a beautiful house rented through Air BnB. Normandy is a northern region of France, known for its famous coastline, including Omaha Beach and Juno Beach, where the D-Day landing occurred during the World War 2. Our house was between Caen and Deauville, in a little town called Varaville.…… Continue reading Normandy

Hold them tight

One of the (many) things you are constantly worried about, when you become a mother for the first time, is how much you can hold your baby. You get affraid of holding them too much that they will become needy.  What makes you want to hold them? Their cry, their discomfort, knowing how unprotected and…… Continue reading Hold them tight