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Summer talks & photos from a pulqueria in Xochimilco

When I first arrived in Mexico, it was still snowing back home in Washington D.C. My wardrobe here is tiny and mostly black/gray/white basics. I think I’m (finally) going thrifting with some friends on Tuesday. I can’t wait to wear more colors! Here is one self-portrait I took at my apartment this morning and some photos from Xochimilco and a pulqueria (pulque is the drink of the gods!).

self-portrait


*This one was taken by Cas

Classes were canceled today and Mexico played South Africa this morning. Even the tiny paper store was full of people stopping by the watch the game. TGIF! It’s Carlos’ last weekend in town and Taurin is playing an ambient set tonight. I’m thinking of baking a flan chocolate cake (chocolate cake with flan baked on top and covered in cajeta, sweetened caramelized goat’s milk). I think it’s going to be a good weekend..

A VERY IMPORTANT EDIT:

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    Jonesy
    June 12, 2010 at 1:37 am

    wow that second photo is beautiful!!

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    Esther
    June 12, 2010 at 2:52 am

    your apartment looks lovely :) loving your photos as usual, especially the one of the milk! my wardrobe has too much black & white too i need to get some colour in it. hope you have a great time thrifting!

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    The Latent Fox
    June 12, 2010 at 6:39 am

    Brilliant, vibrant photos
    Salud!

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    Margaret
    June 12, 2010 at 8:39 am

    such awesome photos :)
    great blog πŸ˜€
    loving the posts
    stop by some time xx

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    Rebecca Lau
    June 12, 2010 at 10:38 am

    i love all your photo's :)

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    Dyanna Pure
    June 13, 2010 at 4:13 am

    You have such an amazing view from your apartment! Great photos. <3

    -Dyanna Pure
    http://www.thesfstyle.com

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    Vicky Klbr
    June 13, 2010 at 8:55 am

    great pictures!!!
    Vicky

    http://vklbr.blogspot.com/

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    explicit.rex
    June 13, 2010 at 2:38 pm

    You got such a good photo of the cowboy hat man in the Pulqueria! Remember how Chris projectile vomited in the middle of the street? And that old man slowly cleaned it up with a water bottle? Dangg. Estoy bien pulque.

    <3

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    Tara
    June 13, 2010 at 4:09 pm

    you are so lucky to go to such amazing places

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    Danielle
    June 14, 2010 at 3:17 pm

    These pictures are beautiful. Gorgeous apartment!!

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    Charleston
    June 14, 2010 at 8:13 pm

    such gorgeous cultured shots x

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    Lecon de vetement
    June 14, 2010 at 10:08 pm

    Your hair is so cute!

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    Purple Deer
    June 14, 2010 at 10:46 pm

    Your apartment has an amazing view. And I too need to where more color.

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    Brown Squirrel + Gray Squirrel
    June 15, 2010 at 5:52 am

    i just happened to stumble across your blog, and i am so happy i did! my parents are from mexico city, and i have family living over there, so seeing these familiar places like xochimilco in your posts have made my day :) can't wait to see more!

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    Clara
    June 15, 2010 at 12:22 pm

    amazing blog
    i love it!
    xx

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    Anonymous
    June 16, 2010 at 7:25 am

    wandered over here from a benign facehunter comment that asked that guy to come to df. i was like YES sister. this overlooked city is so, so damn crazy, beautiful, and diversely human, huh??! happy to see you've sought it out, for reasons i can only imagine were similar to my own. i'm not there anymore but i will be back and maybe get in touch with you at some point. live yer life, with love n luck…

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    Purple Deer
    June 16, 2010 at 12:05 pm

    Oh good I'm glad!!! :)

    I'm in love with this journey you've created for your self. I think more people need to follow your foot steps. We really can loose are elf in this work society we live in, and forget what's really important. Cheers…I can't wait to see what your life has next for you. Alaska maybe?

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    raven
    June 17, 2010 at 7:09 am

    your photos are freaking uh-mazing! lovely blog (+ apartment) love!

    xo,
    raven

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