Monthly Archives: March 2014

Nossa casa

Wow, it’s pretty hard to believe two weeks have passed since my last update! I know I said I would upload photos as soon as we had internet, but I didn’t actually take the photos! Oops! Laura and I moved into … Continue reading

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Wait, I’m actually working here?

You read that title correctly! As of Tuesday, Laura and I officially  began working at UFC! On Tuesday, we gave a lesson at one of the Casa de Cultura Britânica (CCB) classes on the American education system. Before I briefly … Continue reading

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Cearense Update!

Remember how I said they basically speak a different language here in Fortaleza? Well, never fear! Karine´s brother showed me an app called “diccionario cearês” with all the slang I need. Now if only I could use my iphone regularly… … Continue reading

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Carnaval em Salvador

Disclaimer: This post is super long but I’m not sorry about it! As soon as I found out that my orientation in Brazil was before Carnaval, I was excited. Then, when I found out I was placed in the nordeste, … Continue reading

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Fortaleza: First Impressions

I need to start by being honest with you guys… even though Fortaleza was my first choice, I really didn’t know a lot about Fortaleza before coming. That is to say, I read the Wikipedia page and looked on google … Continue reading

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