Monday, January 24, 2011

A Brief Hiatus

Tomorrow I'm leaving for Argentina to visit my family and friends for two weeks. There is such intense emotion surrounding this trip - Argentina is a place that is so special for me, where I spent a large part of my childhood and lived so many experiences growing up.

Bringing my baby daughter there will be surreal. I cannot wait to see my grandmother, aunt, uncle, cousins, friends. I so desperately wish that my grandfather was still alive to meet her. It doesn't seem possible that I have my own baby who will sleep in the room where I slept as a baby, little girl and teenager - the room where my father slept from the time he was a toddler until he left to marry my mother in New York. Lucia will splash around in the pool where my grandfather taught me how to swim and then to dive. The house looks a little different now but it is still the warm place full of so much love that I remember.

So because I will be on vacation, the blog will be too. I will most likely check in here and there but posting will not be regular. Also, I get back just in time for New York Fashion Week and there will be a lot of exciting posts to check out.

See you soon!

Here are some favorite photos that I have taken in Buenos Aires during previous trips - some of which you've seen.

passing each other

el tibio recuerdo

History in Some Bottles

hay milonga de amor

donde nadie sabe de mi

the past with the present


how can I hurt when I'm holding you?

Dame Tu Calor

te siento más buena, más buena que yo

In Love in Argentina

floating on the silence that surrounds us

...te desprendes de mí, yo me quedo en vos...

To Get to the Other SIde

And, some photos that I took in other parts of Argentina.

what my eyes have seen...


Patagonia Fall

one little life

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Damien Franco said...

Have a safe trip!

Kristin said...

Have safe travels lady! So excited about seeing you in a couple weeks!

Putu Eka said...

happy vacation..

the photos very unique..
love to see it..

classiq said...

These are amazing!

Summer {athena in the middle} said...

Hey lady! Are you back? We need to get together. I am available here and there. I know you are busy with FW, so keep me posted. xxx

the lil bee said...

God, Moni, these are gorgeous. I love the two lakeside shots best, especially the aerial one.