If I could somehow sum Vienda Maria up for you, it wouldn’t actualise in only words; instead, perhaps, a crumpled polaroid film, a loved leather journal and a handful of fresh basil would do the trick. Or maybe a battered passport, a fresh black inky pen and a surge of inspiration. Add a cheeky wink, bucket-loads of warmth and love, style and substance and maybe – just maybe – we’re getting closer.
I fell in love with Vienda’s blog earlier this year – I mean, how could you not? The woman is divine. I told her so. And soon, like any good blog-romance-story goes, we became friends.
It has been such a pleasure getting to know this Gypsetter over emails back and forth, sharing our love of writing, travel, creativity and food. I adore everything Vienda stands for. Truth, beauty, love. Unconventionality. Authenticity. Soulful and creative dreams. To explore the world while empowering others to step into their power (she’s a coach and writer amongst other creative ventures), what a life this lady leads.
And all while staying healthy! You got it – the secret to staying vibrant on the roads folks is eating your greens and Vienda has just released The Gypset Recipe Book which is a collection of sugar-and-gluten-free recipes and tales from the road and let me tell you, it’s brilliant. Vienda has genorously donated a copy to one lucky This is Lifeblood reader! Read on…