Rio is a feel-good city.
I don’t know about your neck of the woods, but my neck of the woods could use some feel-good vibes.
I’m dedicating each of these vibes to just a few of the lovelies in my life. Pick and choose your favorites, and let me know what you love!
For Courtney (and all of those young at heart):
From the Rio-based children’s illustrator Thalita Dol.
For Lauren and Jana (and all animated movie aficionadas):
For Erica and Marty Gras (and all Martha Stewart/summer cocktail-lovers):
For Dara and Elizabeth (and all dessert-lovers):
Passion fruit, almond and poppy seed cake from Technicolor Kitchen based on the Brazilian bolo de maracujá.
For Sarah Beth and Mary (and all fashionistas):
From Anthropologie’s April 2010 catalog photographed in Rio. Click here for more pics and information on the places pictured.
Recognize that museum?
For Emily (and all gardeners):
The national flower of Brazil, Cattleya Labiata.
For Cara and Molly (and all humor-loving language/social media masters):
For Olivia and Maggie (and all traveling artists):
What do you love?