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15 Signs You Were a Latina Growing Up in the U.S.
By Samantha Leal | 03/25/2014 - 15:39

Growing up Latina in the United States wasn't a whole different ballgame - but there was a slight change to the rules. From playtime to punishments, here are some ways your childhood differed from your non-Latino amigos:


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37 Latina Bloggers You Must Know in 2014!
By Latina Staff | 01/09/2014 - 10:34

From healthy living to raising our kids to saving money, the thriving community of Latina bloggers is an ever-growing group that is not afraid to speak up about the issues that matter to us.


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Penelope Cruz Named Celebrity With Hottest Body By Fitness Magazine
By Fox News Latino | 12/18/2013 - 11:53

Penelope Cruz has the hottest celebrity body of 2013, according to the list drawn up by Fitness Magazine, which places the Spanish actress ahead of showbiz colleagues like Jennifer Lawr


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TK Signs You're a Latina Mom
10 Signs You're a Latina Mom
By Latina Staff | 11/13/2013 - 15:49

Being a mami is no easy task, but we Latinas have somehow managed to make it through unscathed, and we have several creative methods to thank for that. (That we learned from our moms!). While you might have considered them loca when you were growing up, you've learned that sometimes, they're the best ways. Here are 10 signs you're a Latina mom:

1. Our mom instilled the importance of looking good, and that's not changing anytime soon. We don't do "soccer mom" haircuts. Even if we do drive our kids to futbol. (GOOOAL!)


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Real Latina Rocks Stylish Perfect-For-Fall Booties
By Ana Luisa Suarez | 10/04/2013 - 14:11

After a week full of home décor, we are back to asking for your fabulous fashion trends! This week’s edition of Latina Style Wars called for you to show off your favorite pair of booties! Now we’re having a hard time choosing a winner and an even harder time not running off to the mall to buy new ones for ourselves!


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Snooki for Dancing with the Stars
Commentary: Do You Consider Snooki a Latina?
By Jesus Trivino | 09/14/2013 - 10:00

Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is back! The pint-sized Jersey Shore star is bringing her, ahem, talents to Dancing With the Stars, which premieres next Monday on ABC. Some of us here at Latina have mixed feelings about Snooks—is she down with us or isn’t she?


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Naya Rivera Latina Magazine October 2013 Hollywood Hot List Cover
Naya Rivera Covers Latina Magazine's October 2013 Hollywood Hot List Cover!
By Latina Staff | 09/03/2013 - 09:00

Glee star Naya Rivera tells Latina about her relationship with rapper Big Sean and outlines how she stays grounded while skyrocketing to fame in the October 2013 issue of Latina, which hits newsstands and Nook Newsstand on September 10, 2013.


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Legislators Vow to Protect Children Being Targeted by Sex Traffickers
Legislators Vow to Protect Children Being Targeted by Sex Traffickers
By Celia Fernandez | 08/09/2013 - 13:29

An estimated 20.9 million men, women and children are trafficked for commercial sex or forced labor around the world.

Of those 20.9 million 26 percent are children, according to the International Labour Organization.

Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard, CA-D, has reintroduced the Child Trafficking Victims Protection Act in order to protect vulnerable children at the border.


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Making Us Proud: Denisse Montalvan Changes Orphans' Lives With Jewelry Line
Making Us Proud: Denisse Montalvan Changes Orphans' Lives With Jewelry Line
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 08/07/2013 - 17:25

Denisse Montalvan -- a successful public relations professional who was born in Costa Rica and raised in Nicaragua -- is one Latina who is making us very proud!

Montalvan began making and selling jewelry to help her in paying for tuition and books while she was a student at California State University, Dominguez Hills.


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