In the final chapter of this series, a woman finds strength in the “new normal” and looks forward to new beginnings.
A woman continues the healthy routines she established during quarantine and finds more ways to enjoy time with her boyfriend as restrictions slowly begin to lift.
Matilde and Bernardo are a couple from Porto preparing for the holiday of São João, a street festival celebrated with a number of interesting traditions, including hitting each other with plastic hammers. But the most important part for Matilde is the roasted sardines…
A woman in quarantine continues to stay positive by focusing on her mind and body.
Sofia and Rui have just adopted two cats: Simba and Milka. They start to worry when they realize Simba hasn’t eaten any of his cat food. Perhaps he’s been eating something else…?
A woman decides to start an exercise plan to make room for all the food she plans to eat. These days stuck at home are making it impossible to resist the temptations of homemade Portuguese cuisine!
Vítor and Paula are shopping for a used car to replace the “old tin can” they’ve been driving for the past 20 years.
Olive oil is produced extensively in Portugal and has been an integral part of the history and culture. You’ll be surprised by the number of diverse uses for this precious oil. Here’s a longer Shorty for you (a Longy?) at about 8 minutes!
Determined to make the most of another day in quarantine, a woman and her boyfriend prepare a delicious meal and “go out for lunch” on the balcony.
A woman reflects on her experiences in quarantine as she begins another morning.
A woman adjusts to a difficult new reality by developing a more peaceful way of life and appreciating the humanity of her neighbours.
Maria is a little grumpy today and Gustavo is trying everything he can to make her feel better.
Lúcia has a problem with a cake she bought, so she returns to the shop to file a complaint!
Marina confronts her neighbour to accuse him of stealing her cat… again.
Joana is helping her grandfather repair the engine of a very special motorcycle.
Maria is doing some renovations on her home and hires Manuel to paint the entire house. Unfortunately, she is not very happy with his work.
Ana is trying to get to Coimbra for an important business meeting. Will her train ever arrive?
Jaime and Maria were strolling through the park talking about the good old days. Find out what their grandson did to shock them!
Follow along as Marta takes her dog Max to the vet for a routine check-up.
Dona Amélia, an old-fashioned woman who only believes in natural remedies, pays a visit to the pharmacy. Will the pharmacist be able to help her, despite her hearing difficulties?
Cláudio and Joana are a Portuguese couple who decide to take a trip to Tomar in a rental car. When it comes to driving, they can’t seem to agree on anything. Will they make it to their destination without driving each other crazy?
Avelino is a Benfica fan who has a number of superstitions about what will bring luck to his favorite team!
Marie Antoinette was an important historical figure and has become a popular culture icon, being the subject of several books, films, and other media. Learn more about the life of this iconic woman!
The brain is a fascinating organ responsible for the decisions we make and the memories we keep. Have you ever wondered why some people can remember things better than others?