Couple Moving in Together
Bucking Tradition: Are More Latino Couples Living Together Before Marriage?
By Araceli Cruz | 04/30/2012 - 12:49

The age-old playground song goes something like “First comes love/then comes marriage/then comes the baby/in a baby carriage,” right? Well, times they are a changing. For many, moving in before marriage has become the new normal, whether one is religious or not.

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Musicians Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony
Working With Your Spouse: If J.Lo Can Do It, Can You?
By Grace Bastidas | 04/11/2012 - 16:23

Jennifer Lopez has made a habit out of working with every man she’s ever married or dated. Chris Judd was one of her back-up dancers. Ben Affleck starred opposite the Bronx native in Gigli and Jersey Girl. Marc Anthony has collaborated with her on music, film, fashion, and they are continuing to work with each other on Univision's hit show, ¡Q’Viva! The Chosen.

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Our Modern Latina Bride's Wedding Day
Flip Through Our Modern Latina Bride's Wedding Album!
By Yuliana Gomez | 01/27/2012 - 10:23

Well, I've come to the end of my weekly Modern Latina Bride blog. For my last post, I wanted to share a few pictures of the day. It was quite a journey, but everything came together so wonderfully that day—all that hard work for the past 6 months really paid off. Of course, nothing is ever without glitches: I ended up forgetting my veil at the hotel! And some of our relatives brought more people than they had RSVP'd for (¡ay, nuestras familias!).

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Bridal Blog: Cake
Our Modern Latina Bride Is Running Out of Time!
By Yuliana Gomez | 01/19/2012 - 20:00

Chris and I reserved the last few weeks before our big day for all the little finishing details. With all the bigger decisions made, we had a bit of time to focus on particulars like the invites and stationery, the cake, seating chart, finally booking our limo and the favors.

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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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