Why We Heart Roberto of 'The Bachelorette'
By Verky Arcos | 07/01/2010 - 12:13

As The Bachelorette (ABC) episodes unfold and we see more and more of the Puerto Rican hottie and final-four contestant Roberto, it’s obvious that Bachelorette Ali isn’t the only one smitten by him. Here are some of our reasons for having a major crush on this Tampa boy:  

He’s spontaneous.

On his first date with Ali, they held hands as they walked across a tight rope. In the midst of such an adrenaline rush, Roberto stopped halfway, faced Ali slightly and planted a sweet, soft kiss on her lips.


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Eight Things He Needs to Know to Date a Latina
By Angie Romero | 06/09/2010 - 08:15

Face it: There are just some things that men—especially NON-Latino men—need to know when it comes to dating a Latina. Like, trying to pick one of us up with: "Mami, ven aquí/I want to be your papi chulo, can't you see?" will get you clowned. (You are not my child and you are also not Diddy).


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A Yummy Aphrodisiac Menu for Your Valentine
By Mariela Rosario | 02/11/2010 - 18:11

Did you know that a ton of foods regularly used in Latin cuisine are actually tried and true aphrodisiacs? Perhaps these magical ingredients are behind our legendary status as being the some of the best lovers in the world? Read on for a break down of some of the main ingredients that scientists have found to increase feelings of euphoria:


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Who's Side Are You On? Luis Fonsi & Adamari Lopez
By Mariela Rosario | 02/11/2010 - 10:41

When the relationship between Puerto Rican sweethearts Adamari Lopez and Luis Fonsi hit the skids in November it was like the island's First Couple had imploded. Photos of Fonsi gallivanting around with TV hostess Lilia Luciano were featured in every tabloid and on every news broadcast.

Although the couple issued a statement right after the cheating scandal broke telling their fans that they had decided to separate, Fonsi has since denied that the couple was considering divorce. At the time they said:


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Chinese Woman to Undergo Surgery to Look Like Jessica Alba
By Mariela Rosario | 02/08/2010 - 15:27

Jessica Alba is reportedly appalled by recent news of a young Chinese woman who is preparing to undergo radical plastic surgery in a bid to look like the Mexicana actress.


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Love Lessons
By Dorkys Ramos | 03/03/2009 - 17:00

My parents were never really the loving couple rom-coms are made of. I don’t remember them kissing and they rarely showed each other any affection. So, amid the arguing and the fighting that surrounded my childhood, I concluded that relationships are more trouble than they’re worth. I was 18 when my father presented my mother with divorce papers, and it was then that I made the decision never to marry.


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My Love Don't Cost a Thing
By Mariela Rosario | 02/12/2009 - 15:30

We're all feeling the effects of the recession, and many of you ladies might be finding it hard to think of special ways to celebrate this Valentine's Day without breaking the bank.

Here are some creative things you can do for your man that are either totally free or super cheap:

1. Cook him dinner—wearing nothing but your sexiest lingerie and heels. Believe us when we say that it won't matter at all what the meal actually winds up tasting like!


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Ready, Set, Fight!
By Latina Staff | 02/10/2009 - 16:50

Having a healthy, loving relationship is not all about starry-eyes and sighs. Sometimes, you have to roll up your sleeves and gear up for a fight. After all, conflict can make your love even stronger. The key is to go about it the right way—without ever coming to blows.


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What Guys Wish You Knew: Paul Rodriguez Jr.
By Jayson Rodriguez | 01/29/2009 - 17:20

Pro skater Paul Rodriguez Jr. has no tricks or flips when it comes to love—unless you want him to. Here, the 24-year old son of Mexican comedian Paul Rodriguez shares some of his best love advice:

Don’t start the games unless you’re willing to finish them.
For guys, playing hard to get is usually at the beginning stages of the relationship. And it’s probably because you’re playing games first. So we say, “Okay, you’re not too excited? Well, I’m not gonna be too excited either.”


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Dolores dice...You Gotta Talk It Out
By Latina Staff | 07/22/2008 - 17:50

I Hate Sex!

Hola Dolores:

I have been married for about seven months, and I have come to the point where I hate sex! I used to love it when it was exciting and spontaneous. But now it’s like a job. I love my husband, but I think he expects sex from me every night. I feel suffocated all the time. I’m going loca over here, so please send me one of your famous consejos my was, por favor!

-Turning Frigid in Louisiana

Dear Frigid:


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