Category Archives: Personal

An Observation

Here’s an observation: Why is it getting so difficult to find someone to say at least… Interesting? Someone that just doesn’t want a one night stand? Someone that is really worth of you? Why is getting so difficult to connect with … Continue reading

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One Year in Brazil

One year have passed by. One. One year that I have been back in Brazil. One. This year was a great learning experience to me. I’ve broaden my horizons. And it hasn’t always been easy to be back. Many times … Continue reading

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Goodbye, LA…

It’s almost time to go for good. Six years have passed like in a flash light, with ups and downs but overall an amazing time and life experience. I’m moving back to Brazil… I’m closing a big chapter in my … Continue reading

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The Sleep In

Time for a new story that happened in my life and I wanted this to be a fun one to cheer you up for the weekend, or end this one in great spirits. Once upon a time on an October … Continue reading

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Happy 2013!

New Year, new resolutions, right? Not for me this year, sort of… My only resolution is that I don’t want any resolution. Not because I don’t follow through but because I decided that what will be the best for me … Continue reading

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The Heart of Christmas

Lately, all I wanna watch is feel-good Christmas movies and yesterday was no different. In search of an easy one, I stumbled upon “The Heart of Christmas”, which caught my attention by the name, and is based on a true … Continue reading

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An independence shout out

I was born on Brazil’s Independence Day (September 7th) in 1982 in a small town called Jaragua do Sul, in Santa Catarina State. My full name is Mariana de Cerqueira Knabben, but everyone calls me Mary. I had a pretty … Continue reading

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