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Posts by: Amanda Andrade

As I just got back from an amazing hike, I’m pretty exhausted but also on a little exercise high so figure I’ll use this time to finally write the post about hiking that’s been floating around my head for a while. If you haven’t hiked in your life or just want start your hike session with something a bit easier, you...

Love eating good food, sports and the tranquility of the mountains? Boulder, a small city in Colorado is the place to be. I’ve been in Boulder for the past two months, and I quickly fell in love with things that I never thought I would enjoy, let alone become part of my daily routine. Hiking, jogging and Mexican food...

Don’t have a pair of Havaianas yet? Stop everything you are doing and go grab some right now! For those who don’t know, Havaianas are the number one selling flip flop in Brazil. For sale in over 200,000 stores in over 100 countries, odds on you will have no problem finding them.  Famous for being super comfortable,...

Hi everyone! My name is Amanda (Mandy), originally from a small island in the south of Brazil called Florianopolis and I am currently working my way around Asia. I’m a business management student and have recently started a boutique bikini brand. I decided to create this site so I could share all my travel experiences...

Want your makeup to really pop in your photos? Here are 5 beauty focused editing apps that I’ve used to help achieve a little bit ‘extra’. Perfect 365, Makeup Plus, PhotoWonder, PimpleEraser and Facetune. 1) Perfect 365. Perfect 365 it’s free, but the files you get back after editing are pretty small. If you want to...

Have you ever found yourself wandering into a lingerie store to try some gorgeous pieces only to discover they’re just sooo uncomfortable? For years I made the mistake of buying things purely because they looked good and didn’t take comfort into consideration at all. Being a larger 34D I struggled to find bras that were...

One of my big passions is music!  Everywhere I go, I need to have my earphones with me. A walk to the mall, cycling in the park or even a quick trip to the supermarket.  Music inspires me, makes me happy, makes me want to move and live. Every time I need some inspiration to get something done or to even get up of my...

Who doesn’t spend at least a couple minutes of the day watching funny, interesting and sometimes not so interesting  videos on social media? As a lover of good videos, every end of the week I’ll be posting my top 5 favorite videos. I will be just sticking with the interesting and funny ones tho…. I will leave the not so...