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Little White Dress in Big Sur

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The Big Sur We were in a dream Where waves crashed along the California coast Highway One full of mystery Ghostly skies and green enchantment And when the fog cleared, you were still there It wasn’t a dream, it was reality El Big Sur Estábamos en un sueño Donde las olas se estrellaban a lo largo de la costa de California Carretera Una llena de misterio…

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Travel

Bird Island Trail in Point Lobos

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Yesterday I visited Point Lobos in Carmel. Carmel is a beautiful costal town in California, about six hours away from Los Angeles by car. This was my first time visiting Carmel. I was impressed by all the scenic places it has and the charm of Ocean Avenue. There is so much to do in Point Lobos. From all the many trails you can hike, to having…

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Lifestyle

Malibu Wine Safari

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A few days ago I went wine tasting on a safari at Saddlerock Ranch and vineyard in Malibu with my friend for her birthday. It was a lot of fun trying six different types of wines while also spending time meeting cute animals and feeding them. We got to see llamas, zebras, bisons, and Stanley the famous giraffe from the movie Hangover 3. Saddlerock Ranch is a…

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Lifestyle

Runyon Canyon

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One of the things I love about Los Angeles is that there are plenty of cool hiking spots you can go to. One of these hiking spots is Runyon Canyon with its North entrance located off Mulholland Drive. You can find a small parking lot on this entrance. Runyon Canyon has the East Trail (medium) and West Trail (difficult). I’ve only taken the East Trail and would…

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Travel

Santa Barbara #InstaDiary

Carpinteria Bluffs, Santa Barbara Hike

Last week I visited Santa Barbara, a cute beach town two hours away from Los Angeles. Usually when I travel to a place, I do the top touristy things to do. During this getaway, I decided to relax and get more of a local feel of Santa Barbara. One of my favorite things I did was going to the farmer’s market in Downtown on State…

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Fashion

American Made

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My father immigrated to the United States from Mexico when he was 20 years old and years later did my mother as well after they married. They are both from the same pueblo. I am first generation being born in this country. Spanish was my first language and I was raised predominantly in Mexican culture. However,  I was never taken away from celebrating this country…

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Aftermath

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One of the cool things about the desert is that you’ll find art installations in some areas. Last week I visited Noah Purifoy Outdoor Desert Art Museum in Joshua Tree, an hour away from Palm Springs, California. This place reminded me of a post nuclear warfare era which inspired me to write the following poem I included in this post. The outfit shown throughout my pictures is the…

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