20 Questions with Mara Portillo
What state or country do you never want to go back to? – Can’t say that I have one place that I would never go back to. I’ve loved every state and country I’ve visited. Plus “never say never”.
What songs have you completely memorized? Any 90's and 2000 Spanish pop song. I don’t know how or why I know the words, I just do.
Are you usually early or late? LATE!!!
Who’s your go to band or artist when you can’t decide on something to listen to? Green Day. There’s a Green Day playlist on Spotify that I play constantly.
What age do you wish you could permanently be? 26
What TV show or movie do you refuse to watch? Anything Kardashian related.
What is something you think everyone should do at least once in their lives? Travel to a foreign country.
What are you most looking forward to in the next 10 years? Living my life with my fiancé/best fired/partner in crime and being able to travel to all the places we want.
Where would you spend all your time if you could? Traveling
What did you think you would grow out of but haven’t? Getting spoiled.
What are you addicted to? Coffee, Traveling, and binge watching series.
If you had to change your name, what would you change it to? I used to want to change my name when I was little to Fernanda, not anymore. I like that my name is unique, but I hate that sometimes they call me Maria or Mayra instead of Mara.
Name 3 celebrities you most admire. What I admire most right now is the all the individuals behind the #metoo, #timesup, and #neveragain movements. Individuals that will not stand down or remain silent in the wake of injustice. Sometimes I wish I could be more like them.
If you could live in any TV home, what would it be? Gilmore household. I love the Gilmore Girls.
What’s your favorite ice cream flavor? Vanilla
What is your favorite movie quote? I don’t have one, sorry.
What is the scariest movie you’ve ever seen? The Others, hands down. Gets me every time!
What’s the first thing you do when you get home from a trip? Unpack then lay on my bed, I always miss my bed.
If you could shop for free at one store, which one would you choose? Burberry!!!
What was the last photo you took? A photo of us using our “Wifey” and “Hubby” mugs for the first time. Corny, I know.
Write something about yourself. No need to be fancy, just an overview.