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I can’t believe it – my blog has reached 2000 followers! When I started it sixteen months ago, I never imagined there’d be so many people interested in what I’m sharing. Thank you so much for your support, especially in form of comments! ♥ I’m still trying to figure out how I can return all the love you give me. One day I’ll come up with something creative! In the meantime, I’d like to think of you as people with names and stories and not...


Finding Uruguay In Italy

Staying in Italy for four days at my blogger friend Italian Hurricane‘s place made me realise how similar Italy and Uruguay are. The architecture, some dishes, the smell of the stairs of the house.. finding Uruguay in those details comes unexpected, and it hits me hard. It’s weird, I travel several hours by train into Switzerland’s neighbouring country and I find myself reminded of South America, thousands of kilometers away. I’ve always known that most of the Uruguayans are descendants of the Spanish and Italians,...

Teenage Dreaming

I’m turning twenty tomorrow. I used to think that everything above 16 is pretty old, adult. I’ve come to realise it’s one of those childhood ideas that barely have to do anything with reality. I’m still bloody young when I think of the people I know who are approaching their thirties and still act young anyway. There is no reason to feel old. But anyway, an important phase of my life is over. My teenage years have come to an...