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dos equis neuvo hombre

As promised, here is the Dos Equis commercial introducing the new The Most Interesting Man in the World. I’m still not sold on him 100%. I know, I know, sometimes it’s hard to let go of the past. 39 more words

French Edumacation

During the past week of school, I have been teaching the kids about the US education system and a typical day in the life of an American elementary school student.  631 more words


sometimes paradise is a new dawn...

My lovely friend, P. the photographer, captured this amazing photo Sunday morning. What a beautiful way to start a new day.!!

Epeolatry Monday! My love/hate relationship with idioms

We’re almost back to our regularly scheduled programming. Still even out my post-puppy post-food-poisoning (hurray!) life. Today’s word is actually words, plural, and brought to you by one of my students. 278 more words

Non Fiction

sometimes paradise is full...

a full moon that is.! Unbelievably gorgeous shot of the full moon Saturday night in Playa del Carmen.!

Hola luna.!! It’s good to see you again :) 8 more words

Differences between European and Brazilian Portuguese

The main difference between Brazilian and European Portuguese is the accent, Portuguese people push their words together and sound very nasal. In Brazil (in general) they speak a bit slower. 327 more words


Americans are Aggressive

I was chatting with a friend yesterday who is in the tech industry about my job search. She said “I don’t know what you have been doing, but you should be more aggressive. 388 more words