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10 Latinas On What They LOVE About the Holidays
10 Latinas On What They Love About the Holidays
By Amaris Castillo | 12/15/2011 - 18:00

We know – there’s plenty to love about the holidays! 

Whether your favorite part is getting to spend ample quality time with loved ones – or savoring more of your mami’s homemade Latin dishes, the top reasons always vary. Which is we brought our question to Latina’s Facebook readers – What do you love the most about the holidays?

While we received over 40 responses, we had to narrow the number to 10 here. Check them out below – and happy holidays!


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Our Modern Latina Bride Gets Organized!
Our Modern Latina Bride Gets Organized!
By Yuliana Gomez | 12/14/2011 - 17:00

In the first few weeks after Chris and I came back from our vacation engaged, there was a flurry of confusion about what exactly to do regarding wedding planning. I remember trying to think of who to call, what to ask, what books to read—I just wanted to get a handle on everything and so I could get started. Being the bookworm that I am, I promptly downloaded 5 wedding books onto my Kindle and read pretty much all of them. Each book of course said something different, but the main theme that was common among all of them: Get organized!


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Crushing On...Rene Perez
Crushing On... René Pérez
By Latina Staff | 12/14/2011 - 14:00

This week, René Pérez from Calle 13 won your hearts! The 33-year-old Boricua front man of the urban music duo beat out his compatriot, actor John Ortiz, and part-Salvadorian J.R. Martinez (champion of Dancing With the Stars) for the title with over 60 percent of the vote!


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VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/12/2011 - 11:00

This week, we’re crushing on an array of men; the first surrounded by buzz, the second who’s one of our favorite military heroes, and the last who may be taken (to his female fans’ great disappointment) already.

Check out our crushes below and vote for your fave: 

John Ortiz

The seasoned Boricua actor has already garnered buzz for his performance in HBO's Luck – and for only a preview! The show’s sneak peek aired on the network last night and we look forward to seeing more of the 42-year-old.


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Crushing On...Tyler Posey
Crushing On...Tyler Posey
By Latina Staff | 12/07/2011 - 16:00

This week you were crushing hard on a Teen Wolf and we can't blame you! 20-year-old Tyler Posey is the part-Mexican star of MTV’s new hit show, and he clawed his way to your hearts during this week’s Crushing On poll—snagging 95.8 percent of votes over boxers Miguel Cotto and Antonio Margarito.


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Yuliana
Meet Our New Modern Latina Bride!
By Yuliana Gomez | 12/07/2011 - 15:00

Latina magazine's Managing editor (and all-around awesome chica) Yuliana Gomez planned her whole fairy tale wedding in just six months! We knew she was organized, even we were super impressed, and think you will be too. This is her story of becoming a Modern Latina Bride...


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VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
VOTE! Who Are You Crushing On This Week?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/05/2011 - 09:12

This week, we’re focused on sports. Who could ignore the fierce professional boxing fight that went down this past Saturday? And though the sport dominated our weekend, we’re also crushing on someone who’s going to perform this week at the Youth Rock Awards.

Check out our crushes below and vote for your fave:

Miguel Cotto


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Which Latina Should Bradley Cooper Date?
Which Latina Should Bradley Cooper Date?
By Amaris Castillo | 12/01/2011 - 17:06

At this point, we think Bradley Cooper may end up with a Latina.


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Crushing On...JJ Barea
Crushing On... J.J. Barea
By Latina Staff | 11/30/2011 - 14:30

How hot is J.J. Barea? According to Latina's readers, much hotter than his fellow Latino basketball players, Al Horford and Ricky Rubio! Thanks to your votes, the Boricua Dallas Mavericks player pushed his competitors out of the court for this week’s leading Crush. Barea stole a whopping 95 percent of the vote. Now, that’s caliente.


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Our Modern Latina Bride Says Goodbye
Our Modern Latina Bride Says Goodbye
By Verky Arcos | 11/30/2011 - 13:15

Our long-awaited honeymoon adventure to Thailand finally happened!


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