My day in NYC ♡

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I arrived to NYC last night and have had a wonderful day in the big apple so far.

IMG_1285I finally got to go to the Butcher’s Daughter! A juice bar/ cafe that I have been wanting to go to for a while now…..mmm doesn’t the food look amazing?!

The Butcher’s Daughter is strictly vegetarian and non dairy.

Most of their items are vegan and gluten free!

IMG_1281My brother and I enjoying the delicious juices from the Butcher’s Daughter. I got the waterflower juice and my brother Andre got the yellow juice.

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We later went to Dominque Ansel Bakery where I indulged in a frozen smore!

(yes that is marshmallow on my mouth,

I actually did not realize that until now HAHA)

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The frozen marshmallow is a roasted marshmallow with ICE CREAM INSIDE!!!

AHHHHHHHH. This was the bomb.

I love you I love you I love you New York.

with so much love,

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Firenze, Italia ♡

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I have been to Florence a few times due to my brother living in Florence for a year but I never got to visit during the summer! This place was packed with tourists but I was happy to be able to enjoy this beautiful city again.

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This is called the duomo of Firenze! Isn’t the architecture so beautiful?!

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This is Ponte Vecchio which is a medieval stone it was said to be built in the roman times. This a very historical bridge in Italy.

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We had lunch at a new place called Centro Mercato, this place is like Italy is Eataly they had many little restaurants inside that sold traditional food. Everything was delicious!!

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Look how delicious these pastries look! yummmy yum yum

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This is what we had for lunch! Hands down the best mozzarella I have had in my life.

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We stayed at a family friends B&B in a city called Fiesole which is about 10 minutes away from Florence by bus. The little buildings in this picture is the city of Florence!

I had a great time, can’t wait to go back!

with so much love,

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Verona, Italia ♡

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I got to visit the town where Romeo & Juliet was originated from (Verona).

wooo wooo how romantic.

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The weather was so hot today, I enjoyed some cold fruit while walking around the city.

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There was something so special about this city.

Every inch of the city had beautiful architecture.

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This is the balcony that is said to be the exact balcony  Romeo and Juliet was based off of!

Soooo coool right?!

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Lunch in Verona. I was so ready to eat!! haha

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I’m happy to be back in Italy where the food is always delicious!

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We later walked around.

Here is a picture of my handsome brother.

Ladies he’s single haha.

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Sei belissima Verona!!

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I had a beautiful time,

I’ll definitely be back again.

with so much love,

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Center of Quito ♡

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I got to visit the center of Quito!

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This is where the president of Ecuador lives ^^

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There is so much history located in one place.

We were able to visit two of many churches located in that area.

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My favorite was a church called Iglesia De La Compania which is a  church made out of gold. Unfortunately I was not allowed to take pictures of  it… but let me tell you! It was so breathtaking to see. I have visited many catholic churches in Europe but it was so interesting to see the characteristic of a South American church.

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We ate at this lovely restaurant called Disolopay! I was able to try traditional ecuadorian food.

In the photo above the food we ate was yuca with honey for appetizers

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Ceviche with shrimp…. mmmmm it was amazing!!!

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Chorizo, huevos!!

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Mote, Maduro, Chicharron, Llapingacho and more!!

As you can see we ordered a lot of food!

It was delicious!!

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We also had canelazo which is a traditional warm alcoholic beverage.,, it was amazing!!

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I had a beautiful time, I love you QUITOOOOO

with so much love,

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Lunch in Puertolago ♡

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My silly boyfriend took me to this amazing restaurant in an inn called Puertolago.

Puertolago is located in Otavalo.

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We had empanada de verde as an appetizer.

Which was amazing the cheese inside the empanada was amazing!

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We had fish for lunch! My dish was the plate above ^^ it was a type of fish and inside there were fruits of the sea inside. Just thinking about it now makes my mouth water!

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Look how cute everything was presented!

It reminds me of my the way my mom used to pack my lunch in montessori school haha!

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ANDD ofcourse we had dessert! This type of ice cream we had is called helado de paila.

Which is ice cream made from a pan.

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The view from the restaurant was beautiful!

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Yes we did try to take selfies in front of the mountain but it didn’t really work! haha

Thank you for the yummy food Puertolago!

with so much love,

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Buddha’s Brew Kombucha ♡

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People think that being healthy means you have to make yourself eat and drink things that are not as tasty but that is definitely far from the truth. I know I used to think that way but  have explored and found products & recipes that are far better in taste and are doing great benefits for my health. For example my favorite Buddha’s Brew Kombucha.

 Kombucha is a fermented beverage that carries bacterias and probiotics. I know you’re thinking bacteria??  Yes!!! but it is the bacteria that is good for you. (Not all bacterias are bad).

Kombucha Benefits- improves digestion, skin and hair, weight loss, increases energy, helps immune support, and detoxification. (These are few examples of many kombucha’s benefits)

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I have tried most of Buddha’s Brews beverages and have loved every single one of them.

Buddha’s Brew first started selling their products at local Farmers Markets in Austin, TX and are now selling locally in Texas and outside of Texas in Louisiana, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Arkansas.

For more information about locations and on Buddha’s Brew check out their website here- http://www.buddhasbrew.com/

If you’re looking for a cool, fresh, delicious, and healthy beverage this summer definitely grab a Buddha’s Brew.

cheers to us for enjoying being healthy ♡

with so much love,

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Cotton Candy @ The Berklee Caf ♡

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Its opening game day for the Red Sox today!!! So the Berklee Caf decided to celebrate with cotton candy, hot dogs, pretzels, and  literally any type  of food that they would sell at a baseball game.

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It made studying seem 10x more fun than it actually was.

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Thanks Berklee Caf for brighting up my day today

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are you guys rooting for the Red Sox tonight?!?

I know I am !!

with so much love,

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