Tag: Rio de Janeiro

  • fact friday rio: a sigh what?

    Acaí juice needs a song, and I need your help.  Have you heard of acaí? I used to pronounce it “a sigh” but learned from my brilliant amiga Cara (who is in Brazil as we speak!) that it is actually pronounced a-sigh-ee. That same brilliant friend introduced me to Turntable Kitchen. Have you heard of […]


  • fact friday rio: a movie review

    You knew this was coming. Especially after that precious video from last week, how could I resist? I must give you an analysis of the animated film Rio, released in April and based on the wildlife trade in Rio de Janeiro (in case you thought it was based on body paint and sailboats from this […]

  • fact friday rio: feel-good vibes

    Rio is a feel-good city. I don’t know about your neck of the woods, but my neck of the woods could use some feel-good vibes. I’m dedicating each of these vibes to just a few of the lovelies in my life. Pick and choose your favorites, and let me know what you love! For Courtney […]