My thoughts exactly… Lima Peru

I have been noticing through my mini travel experiences how different cultures react towards each other. The odd chemistry of uncertainty and unfamiliarity placed face to face. Different people used to different norms, rituals and lives. The judgements we place on others based on stereotypes. The way we separate ourselves from others by the very […]

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Fashionista Finds – All Around Lima

So today´s post is a lot of randomness… but I hope you will enjoy my Peruvian loves… above is the posse I have been chillin´with! I never knew that I would make such good friends on a volunteer mission… score! Visited a much loved Italian restaurant here in Lima… Mama Lola´s! Delicious in-house pizza´s and […]

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514 Outfit Post from Peru – Ancient Incan Ruins

Today we took a tour of Lima, exploring the beaches, wetlands and ancient Incan ruins. Ridin' around town on a double decker bus was awesome for the view and pics but freakin' chilly as hell! Thank God for Babe – human portable heating pad! Time to snuggle up! Here I am sportin' some of my […]

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Fashionista Follow

If you aren't already, follow me on my Peruvian ventures via twitter and facebook! www.twitter.com/fashionista514 www.facebook.com/fashionista514 More updates to come lovelies Sent from my BlackBerry® smartphone

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514 Outfit Post from Peru – Layers

So I am slowly picking up on how I have to dress here in Lima… Layers, layers, layers! It is very humid here and since it is their spring, still quite chilly! The mornings are quite cold, and the days either colder with rain, or sunny with a touch of dampness. I am finding a […]

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Fashionista Finds – Peruvian Delights!

First off, I want to say a big warm thank you to all who left a positive comment on my last post! I was not expecting to get that strong of a response and I am truly flattered with everything everyone had to say! I would like to thank the anonymous hater for writing that […]

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Dearest Hater…

So here is a comment I received in response to my last blog post… Anonymous said… “You should consider yourself ridiculously lucky that you even have the option of thinking of going to a spa while you are in a developing world where children do not have the option to even see a doctor. Talk […]

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So I won’t lie… Today I am friggen exhausted and burnt out. Not such good news considering it is only tuesday and I will be keeping this crazy schedule until friday, plus the monday after that. On average, my days are about 17 hours long (sometimes longer). Wake up is 5am (which is VERY, VERY, […]

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Fashionista Goddess

I am laying here in my hotel room in Lima (a hotel with a very large mirror in the room that is know by the locals to be a watering hole for prostitutes), reading my Anne Rice Interview with the Vampire and contemplating all sorts of mythological wonders. For some reason, when i think of […]

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So today it was off to the races! Our first day working in a local school in one of the poorest neighborhoods in Lima. The school itself is very nice, and the kids very welcoming. Wherever I go they try to speak to me in spanish and befriend me… Too bad I don't understand a […]

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