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A friend of mine goes to the Porto Bello in Porto (Praça Carlos Alberto) market every Saturday, except for when it’s raining. Two weeks ago, Fernanda and I went along to say hello. Just a sampling of the items she has … Continue reading
ribbons and buttons bought online from TextileGarden UK. Definitely worth a visit, great customer service, I got my package in record time and some extra goodies as well.
After seeing a post on Micky’s blog about Steamcream, a cream created with almost 100% natural products using a steaming process to finish it instead of a chemical process used in most creams. I decided to take a look at … Continue reading
Today is a Public Holiday here in Portugal. Today we commemmorate the death of Luis de Camões one of our greatest poets best known for his work “Os Lusíadas”. You can find more information about this day here.
On June 22nd it’s Volkswagen Beetle Day. I only know this because I own one myself. This is my trusted companion on those sunny summer days, it’s an absolute joy to drive even though there’s none of those new hi-tech … Continue reading
I decided to take my camera with me to the center of Amarante this weekend, while my parents were at the local farmer’s market, I headed over to the church and the river. The white building in the back is … Continue reading
We had a great start to the year with lovely sunny and warm weather, but mid April the tables turned and it started to rain, and until now it hasn’t really stopped yet, but things are looking up. This is … Continue reading
Today in Portugal it’s Mother’s Day, so I wanted to wish everyone a very Happy Mother’s Day.