Cristina Arreola Associate Editor

Cristina Mari Arreola is the Associate Editor at Latina.com, where she manages the site's social media, writes articles, and creates content, with a focus on entertainment, cultural, and lifestyle news. Originally from El Paso, Texas, she earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @c_arreola.

11 Stars Who Breastfeed Their Children
11 Stars Who Breastfeed Their Children

There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to breastfeeding. Some moms maintain that just isn’t the right fit for them, while others praise it as both an incredible source of nutrition for your child and as a beautiful bonding times for mamás and their new children. 
From Gisele Bündchen to Christina Aguilera, these 10 mothers have all spoken out about how much they love breastfeeding their children.


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Netflix Begins Shooting Its New Spanish-Language Comedy
Netflix Begins Shooting Its New Spanish-Language Comedy

Fans of House of Cards and Orange Is The New Black: rejoice! Netflix has begun production on its first ever Spanish-language original series.

SEE: 10 documentaries you must watch on Netflix.


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Prince Royce Stuck On Feeling Debuts Billboard Artist 100
Prince Royce Debuts on Billboard Artist 100

His time has come!

Prince Royce made his debut on the Billboard Artist 100, boosted by the success of his first English-language single, "Stuck on a Feeling." Royce debuted at no. 78.


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This Colombian Baby Weighs as Much as a Five Year Old!
This Colombian Baby Weighs as Much as a Five Year Old!

Ay, gordita! A nine-month-old baby from Libano, Colombia has been making headlines because of her jawdropping size. Juanita Valentina Hernandez weighs 44 pounds — the weight of an average five-year-old child. 

According to the World Health Organization, a typical nine-month-old weighs between 17 and 20 pounds. 


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The Academy Responds to the Diversity Crisis in the Worst Way
The Academy Responds to the Diversity Crisis in the Worst Way

Thursday morning's Academy Awards nominations caused quite a stir — for all the wrong reasons. Dubbed "the whitest Oscars since 1998," the nominations included few diverse candidates. In fact, no person of color received a nomination for one of the major acting categories.


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WATCH: A Father Defends His Son From Bullies
WATCH: A Father Defends His Son From Bullies

What would you do if you saw your child being beaten by bullies?

In a new video titled "Father Defends Son From Bullies," a father reacts as many parents would: by stepping in, and kicking those bullies in the butt! 


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A Beauty Contest In Colombia Has Little Girls Parading Around In Bikinis
A Beauty Contest In Colombia Has Little Girls Parading Around In Bikinis

A controversial beauty pageant that features six-year-old girls in thongs has sparked outrage and disgust in Colombia.

The contest, called Miss Tanguita (or Little Miss Thong), features bikini-clad children between the ages of six and 10-years-old. The competition serves as the junior version of the Miss Tanga pageant, an event held every year in Barbosa, Colombia.


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23 Photos That Prove Selena Gomez Is Best Friends With Everyone

If you follow Selena Gomez on Instagram, you know she boasts a very active social life. As in, she jets off to St.


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Michelle Rodriguez Opens Up About Relationships: "I Couldn't Last More Than Six Months With Somebody"
Michelle Rodriguez Opens Up About Relationships: "I Couldn't Last More Than Six Months With Somebody"

Michelle Rodriguez is a "fucking onion."

At least, that's what she told Milla Jovovich in her fascinating interview in Interview's February issue. In her most candid one-on-one ever, the Furious 7 star spoke openly and freely about the possibility of having kids, unconditional love, her fear of settling down, gender disparities in Hollywood and more. 


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