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+ What It Means to Be "New": Moving From Brazil to Atlanta

What It Means to Be “New”: Moving From Brazil to Atlanta

Why is it so scary to try something new? Some people dream of new experiences like living abroad or traveling to faraway places. Other people simply deny themselves the possibility, because they don’t want to leave the comfort of their cozy pillow at home. Have you ever stopped and asked yourself why these people are so. . . scared?

+ What It Means to Be "New": Moving From Brazil to Atlanta

minha experiência morando em outro país: o novo eu que nos habita

Algumas pessoas têm o sonho de viver coisas novas, como morar em outro país, enquanto isso, muitas outras gostam da ideia, mas falta a coragem. Há também aquelas que, simplesmente, não entendem a possibilidade de sentir felicidade em deixar o conforto de casa e evitam, a todo custo, qualquer tipo de novidade em sua vida. Viver coisas novas é bom, mas assusta.

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Find Out Why These 5 Netflix Documentaries Are Hidden Gems

Ah, good ole’ Netflix. One-third of my life is spent scrolling on this streaming app, only to end up watching the same episode of The Vampire Diaries from 2011 (for the fourteen-billionth time). But once in a while, something magical happens. In between my endless scrolling, I land on a documentary. Finding a quality documentary on Netflix can be dangerous, because one minute you

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Do the Damn Thing (And Have Fun Doing It!)

“Nothing will work unless you do.” – Maya Angelou

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5 Lessons From ‘Learning to Breathe’ by Alison Wright

Her book, Learning to Breathe, tells the story of the grueling hours she spent traveling in the bed of a truck on the way to medical help and how she used that experience to catapult herself forward.