Carnaval is mostly well-known in Brazil, but it’s origins come from Portugal. Carnaval Portugal is a week-long celebration, where large cities decorate the streets in streamers and bright colors, holding parades with festive music, endless indulgent food, and ornate costumes. One day I’d love to experience this over the top party down south, and oversees but until … More Carnaval

Happy Easter

Happy Easter! For me this is the first traditional family holiday that I will not be back home, going to Easter mass and then visiting my godparents to enjoy brunch. I’ll admit, I miss it. For those who may be religious, Easter marks the beginning of a new year, and with the sun lingering longer, … More Happy Easter