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Free (but fun!) things to do in the summer

Free (but fun!) things to do in the summer

I know it’s nice to get out of the country, especially during the summer to explore new things and learn from it, or to spend on some luxuries (because it’s nice to do that at least once in a while, you know…) Watch a movie […]

Sun’s Out, Brum’s Out: Things to do in Birmingham for Summer 2022!

Sun’s Out, Brum’s Out: Things to do in Birmingham for Summer 2022!

If you’ve read my recent blog, I dropped down a list of things you can do alone this summer. And of course, I shouldn’t overlook the things you can do with your family and friends as well. So for today’s blog, I thought I’d write […]

Summer Bucket List: Solo Edition

Summer Bucket List: Solo Edition

The weather is getting warmer, the skies are becoming clearer (well… not really, but we’re not gonna talk about that 👀). It’s time to shove all the woollen jumpers and thick coats to the back of the closet and pull out the denim shorts and bikini […]

Getting Back to Study Mode!

Getting Back to Study Mode!

After months of online learning and summer break, the new academic year is finally approaching! With most teaching coming back to normal, we should start making small changes to get ourselves back to the ‘study mode’. During the summer, I’m sure that we all tend […]

Plans for Summer Break!

Plans for Summer Break!

Hello there! It’s the end of the academic year, and you’ll soon be having your summer break; what are you planning to do in these three months? In today’s blog, I am going to share some ideas on how you can spend your summer break! […]

Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. I’m definitely more of a summer person than a winter person, and during the season I am addicted to ice cream. So today I am going to give you some of my favourite ice […]

Summer Favourite Foods

Summer Favourite Foods

Hey everyone, I hope you are well and excited because as I have seen on the news, restaurants and pubs have opened last Saturday, and I know some of you have been waiting for this for a long time. In Portugal, restaurants have now been […]

My Summer 2020 Reading List

My Summer 2020 Reading List

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and enjoying your summer, since last week in Birmingham it was 30 degrees, while in Portugal it was only 22. A few posts ago, I told you that during summer I usually read more, and this year […]

My first week without being in lockdown

My first week without being in lockdown

Hello everyone, I hope you are all well and staying safe. I think the worst has passed already, and the current situation in the world is getting better, including in the UK and in Portugal. Here in Lisbon, we have not been in lockdown since 18 […]

Resolutions for 2020

Resolutions for 2020

Hi everyone, I am finally back writing for the blog, and to be honest, I was already missing this. If you follow me on Instagram, you will have seen that I went to Rome in December and in January to Krakow with my boyfriend. Both […]