I have this odd fascination with Canada and I don’t know why. Whenever the gang and I are trying to plan a trip I always suggest Toronto or Montreal. I would give my reasons, but somehow Nashville, Miami, and Los Angeles were all winners. After years of feeling defeated, I was finally able to convince my friend Margaret to join me on Easter weekend to the land of Drake!
This weekend I had the pleasure of experiencing my first county fair. Not gonna lie, when I thought of county fairs I imagined country-like white folks getting together eating fried anything, participating in bake-offs, pie eating contests, and watching some kind of entertainment. Kinda like that scene in The Little Rascals when they had that buggy race. I wasn’t that far off with the eating fried anything part, but I have to say the San Diego County Fair brought in so many people from all walks of life. Continue reading
In true Ariel fashion this post is waaaaaaaaay overdue. However, since I am going to Colombia in approximately ten days to visit our girl Mia I thought this would be the perfect time to recap on my some of my most recent trips. I visited El Salvador in November 2015 with my best friend Tatiana and her family. I had just quit my wedding planning job, I couldn’t find another job, and Chicago makes me queasy sometimes. It all seemed like the perfect reason to pack my bags for the week.
The street art in NYC is real. To really explore and soak in all the art you would need to make it an all day affair. Unfortunately I never had the chance to explore as much as I wanted, but I did come across some dope work in East Village and Harlem. Continue reading