Category: Culture

Pequeno Guia Natalino: O que comprar para as diferentes pessoas na sua vida

Sim, o natal é em menos de uma semana. Se você se planejou e comprou todos os presentes que precisava, parabéns. Mas, caso você seja uma pessoa normal e não comprou nada, e não tem ideia do que dar pra ninguém, aqui estão algumas opções. Como falta muito pouco tempo pro melhor feriado do ano,

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Classic Blue: The Color of 2020

As you might have already seen, Pantone announced the color of the year. To enter the new decade, they chose the enduring, elegant and timeless Classic Blue (PANTONE 19-4052). According to the color institute, humans have been gravitating towards colors that are more honest and that offers a promise of protection. This is happening partially

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What I Read in October and November

I have no idea how to start this text, literally. On the past couple of months, I didn’t read as much as I regularly do, mainly because I had other priorities. At first, I felt bad about it, but then I remembered that 1) I already fulfilled my goal related to reading and 2) I

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Playlist of the Week: Pet Shop Boys, Harry Styles +

Coeur de Pirate – Femme Like U Femme like U quickly became one of my favorite songs from 2019. Except that this song was originally released in 2004 by K-Maro. Coeur de Pirate gave her touch to it for the project Back Dans Les Bacs, in which popular francophone singers of 2019 remake iconic R&B

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Review: A Vida Invisível de Eurídice Gusmão

Eurídice Gusmão Campelo é uma jovem mulher que mora no Rio de Janeiro dos anos 1940, mais especificamente no bairro da Tijuca, com seu marido e dois filhos. Apesar de ter uma mente brilhante e ser boa em tudo que faz, Eurídice decide se tornar uma dona de casa após o casamento com Antenor. Alguns

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What I Read in September

September was an interesting month. And, I don’t know about you, but I feel like it lasted a total of 10 seconds. And in this small amount of time, I managed to start various books but finish only two short ones. The Invisible Life of Euridice Gusmão by Martha Batalha The Invisible Life of Euridice

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5 Podcasts to Listen Right Now

I never thought I would say this, but this year I became a regular podcast listener. Blame it on Spotify, or my love for information. I don’t have a specific topic I like to listen about. Spotify’s algorithm is proof of that, one day it offers me politics, on the other is psychology, and suddenly

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What I Read in August

How can it be that we are already in September?! It seems like 2019 started yesterday! So, hello September. And, because it is already a tradition (and I love it!), let’s talk about what I read in August. Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood From all the three books that I read this month, Oryx

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Amazon Book Haul

A few weeks (or maybe more, I lost count) ago Amazon blessed us with Amazon Day. And me being me, I spent a considerate amount of money on books. 9 in total. When the giant box the next day (it worked this time!) arrived I got very happy to see them in person. But then

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