Monthly Archives: July 2012

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Although a little later that usual, I am proud to bring you the Abroad Blog of the Week! I found Born Again Brazilian about a month ago and since then have been fascinated with…

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10 Tips for Surviving Sao Paulo

Now that I’ve passed the two-year mark of life in Sao Paulo, I feel I’m qualified to dole out a bit of advice. The following are my top ten ways to survive expat life in the big SP. Embrace the … Continue reading

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Another Week of Brazilian in Chicago

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Aye, aye, aye. All the distractions in Chicago. Instead of releasing a flock of posts I’ve decided to just recap my week of being Brazilian in Chicago: Day 197: Mani Pedi Maintenance   On Day 197 of my challenge to … Continue reading

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What you get for the money. (for more Born Again Brazilian, go to I’ve been asked if living in Sao Paulo is cheaper than the US.  This is a difficult question because some…

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Through the looking glass. (for more Born Again Brazilian, go to I’m in Sao Paulo for just a couple weeks to start the process of organizing our new life. On the plane ride…

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Happy Second Braziliversary to Me!

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Today marks the seconds year of holding residence in Sao Paulo. Even though I’m not there at the moment, I still plan on celebrating by indulging in another Brazilian movie or perhaps listening to some Samba. So far, the road … Continue reading

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Brazilian Challenge Day 196: VIP Theater (Magic Mike)

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On day 196 of my Brazilian challenge, I was able to indulge in one of my favorite Sao Paulo pastimes – going to see a film at the VIP Theater. Who knew this concept had arrived in the States! There … Continue reading

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