Brazil and Body Image

What You Need to Know About Brazil…Body Image

  Remember that shampoo commercial from the 80’s “don’t hate me because I’m beautiful?” It reminds me of the undeniably stunning women in Brazil. And how I myself feel after about 10 minutes every time I go there. Attitude Leads in Brazilian Body Image My first visit, about the same time that commercial came out,…

Psy Daddy Father's Day Playlist

Father’s Day Aerobics Playlist (Aqua Boot Camp)

Finding a Father’s Day Playlist for Aerobics was much harder than I thought. Unlike searching for mom songs, which offered a variety of songs in different genres, many upbeat and full of happiness (think Paul Simon’s “Loves Me Like a Rock” or the classic Smokey Robinson “Shop Around”), dad song playlists were all mostly slow…

How to Use Bathroom in Brazil

Olympics 2016: How to Use the Bathroom in Brazil

Now that I’m back from Brazil, the biggest question I get is “will Brazil be ready for the Summer 2016 Olympics?” The question is spawned by talks of impeachment. Yes, the house voted to impeach President Dilma while we were there, but very democratically-it still has to pass the Senate (for context—the US has had two…