By The Latin Kitchen | 10/31/2013 - 15:39
There's nothing like home cooking, bites that remind us of mama and abuela or Saturday nights spent at the kitchen table, sharing good food and good stories. Cuba, with it's rich cultural heritage and delicious culinary traditions has given us some of those well known Latin dishes we all grew up with: ropa vieja, anyone? In an effort to celebrate all that Cuba has to offer, we've rounded up some of our favorite and most irresistible Cuban recipes.
By Cristina Arreola | 10/07/2013 - 13:18
Could it be something in the water?
Cubanos are marveling at an amazing coincidence in a western Havana neighborhood. On two consecutive blocks, 12 sets of twins live alongside each other. The twins range in age from newborns to senior citizens.
“We were the first ones,” said Fe Fernandez, 65. Her identical sister, Esperanza, said, “It’s incredible!”
By Sugey Palomares | 05/30/2013 - 11:02
Gloria Estefan fans rejoice! The Cuban singer is preparing new music since dropping her 2011 dance album, Little Miss Havana. The Grammy-winning star is working on her dream project, a jazz-inspired album titled, The Standards. The project is slated to be released on September 10, reports NBC Latino.
By Jesus Trivino | 04/09/2013 - 09:41
The story on The Voice last night wasn’t about Shakira (yet she was involved). The brightest performance of the night came via Havana, Cuba-born Mary Miranda. Before the teenaged Miranda took the stage she told her story—and boy was it a weeper. She came to Albuquerque from Cuba, she was teased in school and her dad lives in Barcelona. Her one reminder of him she wears -- a necklace he gave her.
By Jill Pankow | 03/23/2013 - 11:25
We want to wish one of our favorite Cuban-Americans, celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, a very happy 35th birthday! Hilton, born Mario Armando Lavandeira, Jr. has been quite busy this past year contributing to his ever growing blogosphere, performing Off-Broadway, and, the most life changing of all, becoming a first time dad! To celebrate, we're listing all the reasons we love this media mogul. We only hope the next year of your life is as exciting as the last!
By Lee Hernandez | 01/25/2013 - 14:03
How can this be?
Lazaro Arbos, the 21-year-old singer whose heavenly voice wowed the judges and captivated America, tells Latina.com exclusively that even though he has millions of new fans (whom he loves), he doesn't have a date for Feb. 14th (Valentine's Day)!
By Tom Castaneda | 12/06/2012 - 14:29
He’s only been starring on Glee since November, but Blake Jenner – the winner of the second season of Oxygen’s The Glee Project – has already managed to cement his status as the Fox musical dramedy’s next big star!
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 11/15/2012 - 13:56
Is this the cutest photo of Ryan Lochte ever? The Cuban-American hottie posed for this photo for People for the "Sexiest Man Alive" shoot.
Wearing nothing but a sweet smile and a pair of speedos, Lochte posed next to his best friend, a canine named Carter. "He's my best friend and I love him. I just need to take him wherever I go and I'll be set,” he tells People.
By Samantha Leal | 07/15/2012 - 11:00
Bella Thorne, the 14-year-old Disney star, recently revealed to the Huffington Post that many people don't believe her when she announces her Latin roots.
By Jesus Trivino | 03/19/2012 - 12:00
In anticipation of William Levy’s debut on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars tonight at 8P/7C, Latina.com gathers the Cuban hottie’s most jaw dropping scenes. Click on the circles on William Levy’s body to watch his sexiest shirtless scenes ever! Thank us, later.