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Halloween: light, shadow and color (DIY)


Halloween was the perfect occasion to entertain my kids painting pumpkins and also playing with lights and shadows in this DIY. As they are small, I did not want to draw anything scary but rather pumpkins with funny faces, a happy ghost and a castle in the background. The funny thing about this craft is that you build your drawings…

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Alpaca, natural colors and textures

Alpaca fiber, natural colors and textures


When you travel to Peru, be sure that you will return to your country with a textile piece made with alpaca fiber. Its natural fiber is soft, hypoallergenic and is also a durable material, unlike other fibers. Perfect to keep you warm during the coldest seasons of the year, and as fabrics to decorate your home because of the texture…

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Lovely Alpaca, boho decor from Peru to your home


This post is very special since it is dedicated to the shop that my mom has reopened on the Etsy platform (Lovely Alpaca). As I told you before, in September I traveled to Peru for a few days and together with my mother we traveled to Cusco to visit artisan communities. So along with them and appreciating how they work,…

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A short but wonderful trip in Cusco


It’s been 10 years since I visited Cusco the last time and for me, it is the best city to recharge energy. With its beautiful blue sky (if it is not rainy season, of course) and the kindness of its people; my mom, Thiago and I enjoyed those 4 days. It was the 7th time I visited this beautiful city…

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A well-traveled home blog


This summer family vacation made me reflect on the direction I want to give the blog. And it is not that I want to make a change but instead give precise categories so that those who arrive at the blog know what it is about. That is also the reason for the text of “A well-traveled home blog”.Besides knowing that…

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A tour in Copenhagen with Enrutados Peru – USA


I didn’t want to lose the opportunity to show you in photos the trip I took to Copenhagen with my friend from university Kathy and her sisters Lucero and Nelly. We were lucky that the temperature was ideal (end of June) to walk approximately 8 hours each of the two days to visit the most emblematic places of the Danish…

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Colca Valley colors - Inspiration board

Colca Valley colors – Inspiration board


This inspiration board has a special meaning for me since my grandfather was born in the city of Cabanaconde. It is one of the cities that are part of the tourist route of Colca Valley * in Arequipa (Peru*). I have only visited this route once and I was impressed by the beauty and elegance of the traditional clothing of this…

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