Bye bye Edinburgh

After 5 wonderful years in Edinburgh we decided to close this chapter of our life’s. We will go back to Portugal with fond memories of all friendships we made, places we visit and experiences we shared. Caledonia we will miss you!!!

Baby box

A great initiative from the Scottish government, the baby box is provided free to any baby that is born in Scotland. It provides the basics clothes and accessories for the first months of your baby, the box can even be used as a small cot.

Passed the Life in the UK test

Just passed the Life in the UK test, one more step to citizenship. You need to study to pass it but I just used the resources available for free in the site. Next step English language test.

Sair do Facebook – Leaving Facebook

Depois das recentes revelações sobre as fuga de informação no Facebook e modo como a mesma foi usada decidi apagar a minha conta de Facebook. Podem continuar a manter contacto através do site ou por email/telefone/mensagens. Se quiserem seguir o mesmo caminho esta opção está a um click de distância. After the recent revelations about…

Edinburgh New Year Day Triathlon

The best way to start 2018? Challenging yourself to do new thing! So I did the Edinburgh New Year Triathlon and it was a great experience, hope to do it in the following years!

Edinburgh Marathon – Finisher

  After 5 months of training, this Sunday was finally the race day. I was able to finish in 4h25m and I think for the first marathon was not a bad time. Besides finishing the race my main goal was to raise money for my daughter’s Sara playground. I managed to raise to £ 615. I…

Permanent resident

As I wrote before, I applied to the permanent residency in the UK a month and a half ago. I was expecting for the process to take 6 months, so it was with some surprise that I got a letter from the Home Office today confirming that I am now a permanent resident of the…