Latino Couple in the park
15 Ways You Know You're in a Relationship With a Latino
By Latina Staff | 07/14/2013 - 12:00

Ahhh, dating a Latino. It’s an experience like no other. Whether or not you're Latina or not, there are some things that come with the territory of dating a man of the Latin persuasion. For your entertainment, we've plucked a few golden ones.

So, here we go... you know you’re in a relationship with a Latino if:

1. You know you may never cook as good as his mother. But dammit, you can try your best.

2. Your suegra (mother-in-law) can be your best friend, or conveniently place herself smack-dab in the middle of your relationship with your man.

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Is Your Man Machista?
Is Your Man Machista?
By Kenrya Rankin Naasel | 10/18/2011 - 13:36

Not sure if your man is being sexist or just a little insecure? See where six common relationship scenarios rate on the machismo scale!

#1) He says:

“That dress is way too short. Who are you, Snooki?”

He’s really saying:

“I don’t want other guys  looking at you.”

“He may feel threatened. Controlling what you wear is his way of dealing,” says Carmela Pérez, Ph.D., a New York City–based psychologist.

You should say:

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