ABOUT

MISSION

sharing aloha

Our mini home retreat

mariane sky books

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

mariane-baby-sky
my 3 fav...

Things I have learned so far about motherhood…

{article published on Hawaii Sport Magazine – Jul/Aug issue} Last month I went to a baby-mommy yoga retreat organized by the Real Wellness Co (the new business founded by Emily Boll). My baby slept during the whole yoga class, so I…

mariane sky love
sharing aloha

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 was just a few weeks old, I woke…

mariane-sky-shape
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 mind during my pregnancy. However, now that I…

mariane lean pregnancy
health & food

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 I write this post, I am just a…

supplements-pregnant
health & food my 3 fav...

Supplements while I am pregnant

I always knew I wanted to be a mother, but I never really spent time thinking or researching what a pregnant women needs or goes through during these very special 9 months. In the beginning of this year, I…

mariane-baby-12-superfoods-143
health & food my 3 fav...

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 went to sleep over at my cousins’ house,…