By Latina Staff | 11/24/2011 - 13:21
It's Thanksgiving so we figured it was the perfect time to take a look back at the moments and people in 2011 that made us the most proud and thankful to be a part of the beautiful, diverse and brilliant community of Latinos in the United States. Click through our special flip book presentation online and then download it to share with your family & friends!
By Kate Sandoval | 11/23/2011 - 17:58
Now that Ricky Martin's completed his international tour, Musica+Alma+Sexo, we had the chance to catch up with the dreamy Puerto Rican to find out how he plans to celebrate Thanksgiving this year.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2011 - 15:59
This year, Dexter star Aimee Garcia is hosting Thanksgiving dinner for her family in Los Angeles. “They are from Chicago and we are having Thanksgiving at my place, so the pressure is on!” Garcia tells Latina.com exclusively.
The half-Mexican, half-Puerto Rican star says she’s taken care of the important stuff—like making sure the tube is ready for her dad. “I will make sure my TV works so my dad can watch football,” she says.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/23/2011 - 15:19
We recently asked Mexican actor Michael Trevino—who plays werewolf/vampire hybrid Tyler Lockwood on the hit CW series, The Vampire Diaries—what he's grateful for this Thanksgiving. Here's what the hunky actor had to say:
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 11/23/2011 - 13:34
There are many goosebump, pride-instilling moments by Latinos in the history of the sport, but we restrained ourselves and picked a few favorites for you to look back on and enjoy as you watch your Thanksgiving Day football, belly full of turkey and ron. Enjoy!
By Amaris Castillo | 11/23/2011 - 12:25
— Fergie is the life of the party. According to People, the 36-year-old female vocalist of the Black Eyed Peas did an impromptu performance with her bandmates at a recent launch party for Ubisoft’s Black Eyed Peas Experience video game. Fergie was also reportedly spotting chatting it up with her fellow Peas and Colombian-Venezuelan actor Wilmer Valderrama.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/23/2011 - 11:24
As we’ve noticed, Jessica Alba is back to her svelte figure after giving birth to her second baby a few months ago, but it isn’t the product of locking herself in a gym.
In an interview with Us Weekly, the 30-year-old Mexican American actress said she didn’t gain as much weight with her second pregnancy with husband Cash Warren. Alba gave birth to baby Haven this past August.
By Mariela Rosario | 11/23/2011 - 09:00
With a few nationally-recognized restaurants under his belt, not to mention a slew of cookbooks, oh and did we mention all those shows on the Food Network (and a new one on Spanish-language network Utilisima), you would think that famed chef Aarón Sánchez would pretty much have a lock on the kitchen in his family for the holidays! But, you would be forgetting that his mother is the wonderful Zarela Martinez, also known as the inventor of upscale Mexican cuisine.
By Adriana Rivera | 11/22/2011 - 16:29
Part-Mexican designer Nicole Richie is celebrating her one-year wedding anniversary with Joel Madden on Dec. 11. According to UsWeekly.com, Richie assures that it certainly will not be as outrageous as her wedding ceremony, which included live elephants.
By Lee Hernandez | 11/22/2011 - 15:00
With Thanksgiving just a few days away, we asked Puerto Rican singer Don Omar what he’s thankful for this year. “I want to be with my kids,” the reggaetonero replied sincerely. “My real, real deseo is to be with my kids.”