to travel is to know thyself

This August, I got the chance to spend 23 exciting, often cold, mostly peaceful days in Germany, one of my favorite European countries.

It was a reasonably well-planned trip in which I ate a lot of terrific food, took pictures of everything that caught my eye and kept a travel journal, where I drew every day.

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From 84 to 58 kilos | My weight loss journey

Hi, everyone! For those of you who don’t know me well: I’m Gisela, I’m 20 years old and I used to be overweight.

I’ve lost over 26 kilos in the past 5 years and in this video I tell you all about how I grew fat, why I didn’t lose weight for so long and how I finally beat my weight issues by developing a healthy relationship with food.

If you’re a fellow overweight teen like I used to be, please know you’re not alone in feeling helpless. I never thought I would lose half the weight I did and now here I am! Seriously, it’s wiiiild.

GRWM » Benção das Fitas | My Graduation Ceremony

So… Guess who made a Youtube channel? I’ve been thinking of making my own videos for a while now and last week I finally took the plunge!

This is a get ready with me & a vlog of my graduation ceremony! The video is in English, with subtitles for all the Portuguese bits.

In the future, I’ll be recording videos about weight loss, skincare and makeup for acne skin, as well as fashion. I’ll do these in English and vlogs in Portuguese, as that’s what feels most natural.

If you enjoy this video, please consider subscribing to my channel! I have a ton of ideas that I want to put in march this summer and your support would mean the world to me. Thank you!