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Buenos Aires Favorites List

Five Favorite Devendra Banhart Songs

Devendra Banhart.  What a name.  What beautiful music. I don’t think they’ve coined the genre yet, so I vote for “Avante-Folk Spanglish Tone Poetry“.  – Brindo  – Quedate Luna  – Seahorse  – Hey Mama Wolf  – Freely Bonus:  – La Pastorcita Perdida … Continue reading

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Picasso Says

I needed an excuse to post this picture, so enjoy this random post. The cover picture for MyBeautifulAir is a painting by Picasso, as he will always be my favorite artist, along with all of my other favorite artists.  Picasso … Continue reading

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This Hopeless Romantic Has Lost All Control

Yes.  This is really happening.  This is your Thursday night sappy love song playlist. I’m glad I got to know you: Herp Albert.  This Guys In Love With You How the thought of you does things to me: Nat King … Continue reading

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The BEST Workout Playlist

High on the top of my long list of life’s simple pleasures is my 7:00pm Wednesday evening group fitness class at my local gym.  A group of fifteen or so ladies joins together and jumps like no one is watching. … Continue reading

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Homesick for The Green Green Grass of Home

I’m no stranger to homesickness. When I was a kid I always had a hard time at sleepovers and Girl Scout camping trips.  I would lie awake, unable to sleep, missing my home, my family and my bed. I suppose … Continue reading

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5 Favorite Old School

I love Youtube.  This month’s favorite videos proudly featuring: The summer rain soft vocals of Dolly Parton: A taste for living with a young Patrick Swayze: My lovin one man show, Kevin Bacon: More than a woman, its John Travolta: … Continue reading

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Ya Ya Bean: Behind the Sauce

They wouldn’t tell me what Ya Ya Bean means. But they did tell me a little more than the straight-forward story that you’ve read on the back of La Boca Roja hot sauce bottle. Hola we are Ya Ya Bean: … Continue reading

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Things That Are Nice at Fabrica del Taco

Kiwi Daquiris. Hot sauce. Eclectic Kitsch. Tacos, obviously. Please forgive the poor lighting in my photos and go get yourself a taco at: Fabrica del Taco Gorriti 5062 4832-0815

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Day Clicker Photo Tours!

Tourism and photography go hand-in-hand.  Buenos Aires is one of the most photogenic cities in the world with it’s street art, beautiful architecture and lively street fairs. Photographer Amelia McGoldrick was inspired by the city on a visit here last … Continue reading

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Whats Good on BADelivery

Have you ever failed miserably at ordering delivery?  I have.  For some reason trying to deal with a delivery restaurant is one of the most confidence-crushing, uncomfortable situations of life abroad.  Menus with constantly changing prices, unreliable delivery boys and trying … Continue reading

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