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    Our mini home retreat

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    We brought Sky home at the same time that the World Surf League event in Australia started. I am not a huge fan of TV, however with my delicate postpartum recovery situation (the doctor recommended me to rest for 12 weeks), sitting down on the couch holding my baby and watching the Quicksilver Pro Gold Coast became our daily routine. However, after hours watching (and enjoying a lot!) those boys and girls flying in beautiful waves, I realized that I needed to be more present and create a more meaningful routine for my baby and I, so I searched for a few ideas. Continue Reading

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    The little things…

    Sky turned 3 months this past week, and things are getting easier everyday but the first months…oh boy! Every little help was a huge help. I remembered one morning, when Sky…

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    health & food

    Sky is getting me in shape

    How am I going to go get back in shape, or at least get back to my pre pregnancy body after my baby is born? This question frequently popped into my…

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    My L.E.A.N pregnancy

    You might be looking at my huge baby bump and thinking “Lean?!”. Well, L.E.A.N in this post stands for Lifestyle, Exercise, Attitude and Nutrition (according to Dr Sears Wellness Institute). As…

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    Ways to eat avocado

    {article published on Hawaii Sport Magazine – Jan/Feb issue} Abacate…that is what we call avocado in Portuguese. Growing up, I didn’t like “abacate”, and the main reason was because every weekend when I…