costume = an outfit or a disguise worn on Carnival, Halloween, or similar occasions (Portuguese equivalent = fantasia)
makeshift = temporary, not very well done (Portuguese equivalent = improvisado, caseiro)
thrown together = improvised (Portuguese equivalent = improvisado)
“52 Silly Things To Do When You are Blue”, is a cute little deck of cards written by Lynn Gordon and illustrated by Susan Synarski. Ms. Gordon has written several wonderful books and decks of inspirational cards, that you can find and purchase here. Please pay a visit to this website and enjoy her work!
When you get blue on Sunday afternoons, just drop by for some ideas on how to lift your spirits! (I’ll help you out with any difficult vocabulary)