My last outfit in the series of Girl In Ipanema tells the story of my day in Rio de Janeiro and how versatile your outfits must be so they can translate from casual to nice dinner attire in a snap!
Ahhh..the streets of Rio de Janeiro…how I miss the sea breeze and samba playing in the background right now when I’m melting in this Houston heat! Trust me, a girl has a hard time looking fashionable in this humidity! I remember this day because it was a little gray outside and we almost didn’t take these photos but then the sun came out and we got to enjoy a little more of paradise. Continue Reading
We left Houston at the start of July for The World Cup in Rio de Janeiro with my husband. It was a to-do on our bucket list and as true die-hard soccer fans this was the opportunity since his best friend lives in Rio and offered us a place to stay. It was the most magical and sensory-filled trip that we had taken in a while: the samba music on the streets, the beautiful Portuguese language at every corner, soft, white beaches, coco gelado (aka cold coconut water!) at the beach all day every day, caipirinhas at every meal and the melting pot of cultures united by the same passion: soccer. #YesPlease.