By Kristina Guerrero | 06/27/2013 - 14:04
Baby showers are awesome! There. I said it. I was torn. I felt a little guilty registering for gifts knowing that I was essentially asking my friends and family to buy me things. I was like a kid writing to Santa Claus:
Please buy me a stroller. It’s black and silver. It costs 100 dollars. Also, I know it’s expensive but a breast pump would be great, too. I’ve made buying me gifts easy. I’m registered at Babies"R"Us. I promise to be good for the rest of the year.
By Brittany Valadez | 06/19/2013 - 12:49
All good things must come to an end; well, at least for now. Tuesday night’s The Voice finale was a bittersweet evening, with team Blake’s Danielle Bradbery crowned winner, while at the same time, saying goodbye to judges Shakira and Usher.
By Brittany Valadez | 05/30/2013 - 14:56
Nothing radiated The Voice’s red carpet more than a stunning Shakira dressed in a golden-green metallic dress, her hair straightened to accentuate her beautiful, contagious smile.
By Irina Gonzalez | 05/26/2013 - 10:00
We know that when it comes to your little ones, safety always comes first. Lately we’ve lately been hearing the question of “what foods are dangerous for my baby?” from you newer mamis out there. As your precious bundle grows up, there are some foods that you should definitely be VERY careful about feeding. In fact, these are the 10 most dangerous foods for babies that you should be avoiding right now. Be careful, chicas!
By Sugey Palomares | 05/24/2013 - 10:27
A new report released by the CDC confirms that Latina teen pregnancy is down by 40 percent. The report’s lead author, Brady Hamilton, found significant drops in all states, but the Mountain States of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada and Utah saw rates decrease by 30 percent or more.
By Kristina Guerrero | 05/23/2013 - 12:59
Ever wondered what you would absolutely have to have in order to survive if you were stranded on a deserted island? That’s how I sometimes feel now that I’m pregnant.
Here are the five items in my pregnancy survival kit!
By Samantha Leal | 05/22/2013 - 10:41
A recent CDC study pointed out that the largest increase in the number of children diagnosed with autism is Hispanic and African-American children. So it's no surprise that Autism Speaks, the autism advocacy organization, is working to educate Hispanic and Latino families about autism -- starting with a series of ads aimed at them.
By Amaris Castillo | 05/12/2013 - 09:03
We were touched to receive a flood of comments filled with everything from tenderly sweet words to harsher stand-straight-and-face-this-God-forsaken-world kind of advice.
By Vanessa Gonzalez-Plumhoff | 05/10/2013 - 12:31
I’m often asked why I decided to move across the country to work for Planned Parenthood. Ultimately, the reason was simple; it’s personal.
When I was 16, living in rural west Texas, I learned firsthand why it’s so important that women have access to birth control from high-quality health centers. I learned the hard way.