Popcorn Weekend

Last weekend was dedicated to films which were about the same topic somehow: Relationships. The first one was The Other Boleyn Girl. A nice one for those who like castles, kings, queens and dirt. There’s no war, no blood; only the dirty relationships between people and how Anne Boleyn turned out to be a queen. Although it may seem a little cliché at first, there’s a very tense scene implying incest, but I won’t spoil it by telling you right now! 🙂 Definitely worth watching it. The second one was another Woody Allen’s film, You’ll Meet A Tall Dark Stranger. I must confess that’s the second film … Continue reading Popcorn Weekend

Freezing Cold

  No, it’s not winter yet but it feels like it already. I read on the news today that the minimum temperature this morning was -5,5 ºC in São José dos Ausentes. Now it’s about 1pm and  it’s 6ºC but it feels like 2ºC here in São Leopoldo-RS. Not really a problem for us gaúchos, but we didn’t expect it would be that cold in the beginning of June. Can you imagine what it will be like by mid-July? Brrr 😀 More photos here: http://zerohora.clicrbs.com.br/rs/fotos/frio-exibe-belas-paisagens-no-rio-grande-do-sul-32260.html Porto Alegre-RS-Brasil   Gramado-RS-Brasil Continue reading Freezing Cold

And If I Was There…

Where should you emigrate? – quiz As Europe’s crisis deepens, thousands are moving abroad in search of better economic conditions and a better life. Answer these seven simple questions, and our migratometer will tell you where you should think about relocating. http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/quiz/2012/jun/01/where-should-you-emigrate-quiz?CMP=SOCNETTXT6967 I don’t live in Europe, but took the quiz above anyway because I wondered if I’d be sent back to Brazil. Instead, I got Canada. Well, so after I go to Europe and get tired of living there, I know I should try living in America again. 😉 Your results: Your choices show you should think about moving to Canada. … Continue reading And If I Was There…