Blonde Spanglish: Let's Talk This already sounds ominous... Definitely! This is one where you seriously need to take some precautions with your Spanish... What happened? Well, a Colombian beau and I were having a conversation about one thing or another, when I said: "I want to discuss...," (discutir)... Ver post completo.
Bizarre Dating Ritual: I'll Call You Don't call me... I'll call you? No, it's more like: "Would you like to do something later?" and you reply: "Yes, that would be lovely," so he says: "Okay great, I'll call you," ... So far, so normal... Yep, except you don't know what you are doing, where you are... Ver post completo.
Codename: El Gringo (man that's a hard code to crack) Oh. No. You. Didn't... Yeah I did, although it's pretty damned obvious. Let's face it, dating your fellow gringo is not the smartest move... Why? Because most foreign men will tell you the same - that the Colombianas they meet are more beautified,... Ver post completo.
Blonde Music Tip: Fonseca (Juan Fernando Fonseca) Oh you are so predictable... Why? Because I have a date with Fonseca this evening? You know, it's not strictly a date, so much as... A ticket to the concert? Alright, alright. Anyway, Fonseca is a true city boy, although he did study music in Miami... Ver post completo.
Blonde Spanglish: Exciting Isn't it? What? Trying to figure out what someone actually meant to say to you? I'd go somewhere between exciting and, er, alarming myself... But what's the deal with exciting? Well, this happened to a blonde friend of mine. She was walking down the street when someone... Ver post completo.
Hot Date Spot: La Herencia (Kr 9 # 69a - 26) Mmm, I smell brunch... You mean jazz brunch darling and, yes, the lazy Sunday breakfasts at this place are incredible, especially when they're washed down with a cheeky mimosa or two... Is it expensive? All-you-can eat brunch will set you back around 35,000... Ver post completo.
Blonde Food Tip: Ajiaco Are you seriously bringing potato soup to the table? Are you seriously downgrading Santa Fe ajiaco into a mere potato soup? It's one of my favorite Colombian meals - chicken, corn-on-the-cob, three types of potato, lashings of cream, rice, avocado, capers... shall I go on? ... Is... Ver post completo.
Blonde Music Tip: Toto la Momposina Now that's a cool lady... Yep, Toto is from one of those musical families and has been influenced by everything, from her childhood near Mompos to her time in Bogota and the years she spent studying music in Paris... And the music? Colombia personified, Toto (Sonia... Ver post completo.
Blonde Spanglish: Gentleman I've heard this story... Who hasn't? It wasn't Spanglish, but that typical danger of words sounding alike in a foreign language, that put a blonde friend of ours in peril outside Pereira... What happened? She wanted to go pony trekking, but instead of saying: "I would... Ver post completo.
Bizarre Dating Ritual: No Notice Hmmm, I suspect I'm not a fan of this... Me neither! What is it with potential suitors calling you at 7pm and suggesting you meet for dinner in, hello, an hour-and-a-half? When did that become acceptable? ... Maybe we should be more spontaneous? And scruffy? And available?... Ver post completo.