Piglet in Portugal
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- Eat Less and Move More... 1 week ago As I’m in “D” crisis after piling on the pounds, a good friend recommended: I Eat Less and Move More… However, in my case it has proved to be: Move More and Eat More. I understand the principle: the more … Continue reading →
- Tipping in Portugal - How Much is Too Much? 3 weeks ago Today we were invited to a popular seafood restaurant in the Alentejo to celebrate a friend’s birthday. It was not a set price lunch so we went with a ‘kay sa ra’ attitude. What will be will be… I was … Continue reading →
- Instant Celebrity - I Wish! 1 month ago Today’s WordPress prompt: Instant Celebrity caught my attention. If you could be a famous person for a day, who would you be? Why? I love writing poetry but more importantly poetry that appeals to the masses. No hidden meanings or … Continue reading →
- Unwelcome Visitors in My Garden 1 month ago Yesterday, I was pegging out the washing when I heard a persistent clicking noise coming from the general direction of my vegetable area. “Tick…tick tick… tick… tick tick… tick..“ (You get my drift) The ticking, sounded almost like Morse code. … Continue reading →
- Growing Cucumbers in Pots 1 month ago One of my many ‘container’ gardening successes is growing cucumbers in pots. Rather than plant seeds and wait weeks for them to germinate I buy the seedling plugs from local markets. The only downside is that there are no “fancy” … Continue reading →
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- Moving to Portugal - 5 Things to Consider Writing Contest October 2012 This article is not about moving to Portugal viewed through rose-tinted spectacles because although the sun shines, the beaches are stunning, the wine and beer are cheap Portugal has warts as well. The information below is based on personal...
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Website Reviews » There are 3 reviews on Piglet in Portugal
16:02 PM October 15, 2012
I love Piglet´s posts, they always make me smile. She has a good writing style and a great way to portray life in Portugal.
21:10 PM November 18, 2012
great blog which covers a whole variety of topics from Portugal to gardening to recipes and to life. Beautifully written and described - I especially love the gardening posts.
21:03 PM December 05, 2012
Wonderful to see you here! You already know I love your blog - it feels like sitting down talking to you. A distinctive voice and a great sense of humor make it a perfect accompaniment to my morning coffee! You invariably set me up for the day :-)