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My non-relationship with exercise.

My non-relationship with exercise.

Mata Nacional dos Sete Montes (National Forest of Seven Hills) Tomar, Portugal If you’ve been around these parts long enough, you’d know that one of the banes of my life is exercise. I should do it to be healthy, but I don’t. I’ve tried all...
Minimalism: my progress.

Minimalism: my progress.

It’s been a while since my last post and I do apologise for that. We’ve had visitors here in Portugal and I’ve been spending time with them so I sort of went on a temporary hiatus from the blog. But I’m back, recharged and rejuvenated for the month of May! Today, I...
Slow mornings with my thoughts.

Slow mornings with my thoughts.

Two months ago, I shared with you my morning routine. In a nutshell, I used to begin my day in a rush because I loved sleeping in whenever I could, even on work days. I would sleep until the last possible minute, do everything hurriedly (washing up, eating breakfast,...
All the stuff. EDC for a typical work day.

All the stuff. EDC for a typical work day.

I used to be the person who carried everything with them in a large tote or backpack. I always made sure I was ready for a variety of occasions. Water, umbrella, pens, laptop, notebooks, camera, first aid kit, makeup bag, etc… you name it, I probably got it. For...
Start the day right.

Start the day right.

At the turn of the year, I realised that I needed to re-examine the way I begin my day. I’m a chronic snoozer. That is, without fail, I tend to hit the snooze button and say to myself “just 5 more minutes”. The problem with doing that is that a) it makes me more tired...

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