• moving to paris and managing to bring vitor to paris
  • paris life: restaurants, bars, cafés and amazing french produce
  • tasting new things: pêche blanche, mirabelles, differrent plums, the best strawberries, amazing oysters, seasonal pastries, german sausages, stollen
  • understading what good wine is
  • moving out of paris
  • meeting deniz, lyz, mohamed, bojana and luci
  • baking bread at circus
  • i made it.
dec 31 2021 ∞
dec 31 2021 +
  • susucaru
  • taittinger
  • bugey cerdon sec (pet)
  • roumègne, la ferme du cade
  • fermentations, la roche buissière
dec 18 2021 ∞
dec 18 2021 +
  • japan (15 days)
  • morocco (5 days)
  • iceland (10 days - car needed)
  • big european cities before children - cultural stuff
oct 30 2021 ∞
dec 31 2021 +
  • sharing socks
  • sharing same toiletries (shampoo, deodorant)
  • we evolved into dressing the same, unconsciously, same taste (denin jackets, caramel pants, nike snickers, abolishing jeans pants)
  • same taste for food
  • guessing each other choices before ordering on a restaurant
oct 15 2021 ∞
oct 15 2021 +
  • imposto de renda
apr 5 2021 ∞
dec 16 2021 +
  • tearing gluten
  • finding hair outside your head
  • over proofing
  • lazy leaven
  • rats, cockroaches, coronavirus
  • melting ice cream when you have to plate up some quenelles
  • undercooked
aug 31 2020 ∞
oct 15 2021 +
  • work with bread again
  • figure out if we are staying in france or going somewhere else
  • fully recover from covid
  • save more money (20%)
  • eat better at home
  • bake at home
  • resume therapy
  • travel
  • see my family
  • go to brazil
  • spend less time on the phone
  • understand my anxiety
dec 31 2021 ∞
may 14 2022 +
  • farm
  • a wood fire and a deck oven and a rotational oven
  • some fresh milling
  • some lamination, a lot of brioche (panettone included) and a lot of bread
  • pizza at night
  • locally sourced flour
  • mainly selling at marchés or BtoB
  • international team
  • women led
  • diving arm mixer
  • lower tables
  • roulettes - and everything to make the weight lifiting easier
  • fair amount of gilacs and chariots and accessible shelfs - and everything to optimize the space
  • big windows with natural light
  • automatic washing machine
  • decent wooden tables with tiroirs
dec 30 2021 ∞
may 14 2022 +
  • intense sunlight in cold days
  • when the sun is not at 90° at midday
  • coldness
  • snow, ice
  • heater
  • hot tap water
  • deciduous trees and autumnal tones
  • smell of freshly ground cardamom, in baking goods
  • smell of freshly ground coffee, at the streets
  • seasonal veggies
  • earl grey
  • clementines
  • berries
  • Christmas as a season
  • fireplace
  • tasteless mangoes
nov 3 2021 ∞
dec 29 2021 +
  • writing
  • learning languages
  • studying
  • visiting cities, discovering their best features/particularities and actually enjoying them
  • making city guides / personalized suggestions
  • bread baking
  • pâtisserie and desserts baking
  • navigating through a new country
  • arriving at time
  • planning things ahead
  • sharing my life with vítor / our marriage
  • photographing
oct 29 2021 ∞
oct 30 2021 +
  • hot dog façon iraci
  • baba au rum
  • yakissoba façon anhembi
  • cake au citron
  • arroz
  • gohan
apr 5 2021 ∞
oct 15 2021 +

describing my flavor profile preference for food and beverages in a complex way

  • red wine

low tannins, fruity, fresh, juteau, gourmand, clair, naturel, léger, berries and stone fruit compote (dislike: excessive wood, pneumatic)

  • white wine

mineral, tropical fruit, good acidity, golden colors, honey, jam (dislike: excessive floral or sweetness)

  • cheese
dec 17 2021 ∞
dec 17 2021 +
  • giving up a promising job position in a great place, with a great team of women, to build a new professional career as a baker abroad, leaving behind all the comforts of my home country (family support, friends and social life, professional network). i never considered myself brave before that.
  • moving to paris alone during pandemic and navigating its overwhelming bureaucratic shit without giving up on the many occasions i have had (still have). pursuing a dream can give you unimaginable strength.
  • doing things for the first time, that i never saw myself doing, here in paris: working at night, cycling, saving money, working in a team with only men, communicating in french on a daily basis.
  • building a stable, self-sufficient and professionally enriching life in paris in l...
oct 29 2021 ∞
oct 30 2021 +
  • major dantas, são paulo/zn
  • belenzinho, são paulo/zl
  • casa azul, campinas/barão geraldo
  • central park, são paulo/zl
  • ménilmontant, paris/20ème
  • maisons alfort, île de france/créteil
  • rep lunáticas, campinas/barão geraldo
  • boston colledge, boston/linconshire
  • general calado, tatuapé/zl
  • jerônimo frança, butantã/zo
  • rue saint-denis, paris/2ème
  • sceaux, île de france
jul 2 2021 ∞
dec 16 2021 +
  • use butter indiscriminately
  • always have double cream, meat, berries, vanilla and quality chocolate
  • have nordic ware cake molds as decor
  • nice kitchen equipment
  • not using a calculator at the supermarket every single time (and not remove stuff from your cart when you see the amount adding up on the screen at the check out)
  • collecting wine for aging
  • have enough money to worry about decorating your home and not just for buying/fixing essentials
  • being able to develop film rolls whenever
  • save money
aug 31 2020 ∞
nov 3 2021 +