Entries from January 2012


30 January 2012 · 0 Comments

Post nuclear apocalypse, the Cactoelho (Cacto = cactus, coelho = rabbit in Portuguese) is born from the fusion of a dessert jackrabbit and a cactus (the inspiration is the real cactus sitting on my desk). Cute, but spiny, he wanders the world looking for affection in the form of hugs. But that is alas, rather […]

Animals · Art · Brazil


24 January 2012 · 0 Comments

Three by HEPNOVA Listen, love, and dance in a time of occupation. lyrics You, you, you Are a part of me The good part, the right part The part that I like to see, now Three, three, three Three enemies I face three, I face three I fight three to keep you with me Got […]


Japanese-Brazilian Pepper Steak

18 January 2012 · 0 Comments

This is my first foray into cooking here in Rio where I integrate Brazilian and Japanese influences. Ingredients Broccoli and cauliflower florets Thin slice of alcatra (rumpsteak) Olive oil 1 small onion, chopped 1 handful of sliced shiitake 1 garlic clove, minced Tablespoon of soy sauce Tablespoon of brandy Tablespoon of red wine vinegar 2 […]

Brazil · Cooking · Japan · Japanese · Recipe