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Age Ain't Nothing But a Number: 10 Latino May-December Romances
Jennifer Lopez, Casper Smart & 9 Other May-December Romances
By Amaris Castillo | 01/19/2012 - 13:04

Ever since Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart were first spotted out together, the press has a had a field day talking about the rumored couple, whose ages are 42 and 24. But yesterday, Jennifer's rumored boyfriend took to Twitter to explain that, when it comes to love, age is just a number. "Age, status, n opinions of others are irrelevant," wrote Smart. "Our hearts are endless and our souls infinite." 


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Our Modern Latina Bride: Different Religions, Same Beliefs
Our Modern Latina Bride: Different Religions, Same Beliefs
By Yuliana Gomez | 01/12/2012 - 22:54

With most of our important vendors out of the way, Chris and I started thinking about the actual ceremony and reception. It was at this point that the differences with our religious backgrounds became a sort of issue for us. Chris’s family is devout Catholic. My family, on the other hand, is hard-core Pentecostal; my parents are pastors, my uncles are pastors, most of my cousins are super devoted to the faith.


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Our Modern Latina Bride picks a Caterer
Our Modern Latina Bride picks a Caterer
By Yuliana Gomez | 01/05/2012 - 16:40

Choosing a caterer. This was possibly the most time-consuming and difficult of our decisions—one which I thought would be the most fun, with all the taste testing and yummy options! If you have decided for a catering hall or location that provides the food, then this is one of the pieces of the wedding that you won’t have to deal with.


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Bridal Blog
Our Modern Latina Bride Puts All of the Pieces Together
By Yuliana Gomez | 12/29/2011 - 11:36

By July, Chris and I had picked a place for the wedding, but we still had some other little details to explore and decide on. There was definitely a lot left to do! So far we were pretty much on our timeline target, and we didn’t want to slow down.


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The 10 Most Shocking Breakups of 2011!
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 12/23/2011 - 14:00

Love hurts—and sometimes, it also gets out its claws and fangs and does some serious damage. Here are the biggest, most shocking breakups in Latino Hollywood this year.


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Our Modern Latina Bride Picks a Reception Location
Our Modern Latina Bride Picks A Wedding Location
By Yuliana Gomez | 12/22/2011 - 13:02

I never thought it would be so hard to select a place to have our wedding. Chris and I knew that we wanted to have the ceremony and reception in the same location, but beyond that, our ideas differed drastically. He was partial to some catering halls, while I wanted nothing to do with those wedding factories.

Our Modern Latina Bride Gets Organized!


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Crushing On... Victor Cruz
Crushing On... Victor Cruz
By Latina Staff | 12/22/2011 - 08:25

It was a fierce battle this week between part-Puerto Ricans Bruno Mars and Victor Cruz. The singer and athlete kept topping each other for the title of this week’s Crush, but Cruz ended up triumphant in the end – with more than 50 percent of all votes.


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10 Latinas On What They Hate Most About the Holidays
10 Latinas On What They Hate Most About the Holidays
By Amaris Castillo | 12/16/2011 - 18:18

We all have a bone to pick about the holiday season.

Whether it’s the overwhelming pressure to buy everyone in your family a gift – or the claustrophobic feeling that results from visits to the mall – it can be difficult sometimes to find a reason to smile around this time. By no means do we want to be pessimistic about the holidays – it is definitely a joyous time. We were just curious, so we brought this question to Latina’s readers on our Facebook page:


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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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