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Carmen da Silva

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Carmen da Silva

<p>&nbsp;<br /> www.carmendasilva.com {links to all my blogs can be found here including:&nbsp;Young&nbsp;&amp;&nbsp;Broke {in the Village}, Daily Dose of Freebies, DIY&nbsp;Anything, UrbanVinyasa and my newest venture - mixed tape du jour}</p> <div>I'm a NYC-based freelance writer who loves a good bottle of pinot, finding a $20 in her winter jacket, photo booth moments with the best of friends, sugar with a dash of espresso, song writing with my husband, vintage schwinns that can rock a basket out front and pimping a full Sunday afternoon to begging corner stores for currency exchanges in support of my laundry coinage needs (oh yah, it's good times).&nbsp; <div>&nbsp;</div> <div>Pinot to pimping, life is right there, smack dab in the small stuff. Live it up.</div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p>

Stories by Carmen da Silva

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