Monthly Archives: September 2011

Brazilian Birthday Party in … Chicago!

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I thought that while my daughter and I were in Chicago, I would merge our cultures and execute a Brazilian Birthday party! Her actual birthday is not until November, but close enough! I dragged a suitcase full of supplies with … Continue reading

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bank vs. banco

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It is fun and funny to compare experiences between U.S. and Brazil. Before I left for the U.S., I needed to get some documents notarized. Here is the process I went through… 1. Walked to the notary building (a.k.a. Oficial … Continue reading

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Back in the US of A hanging out in my home town Chicago! For those of you not familiar with the city, it is a fabulous one (and has a sense of humor), and I’d highly recommend a visit. My … Continue reading

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More Latin Music for Your Sunday

A Manu – Dúo del Sol Mirá – Dúo del Sol

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Our Year in Brazilian Birthday Parties

Shortly after we arrived, we were drawn into the Brazilian birthday party scene. Just to give those outside of this culture an insight into the ins and outs of the child’s b-day, here is Our Year in Birthday Parties (including … Continue reading

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