By Amaris Castillo | 07/02/2013 - 13:46
Did you grow up watching El Chavo del Ocho? Now, you can taste sweet nostalgia again with a new line of toys centered on the beloved title figure from the Mexican sitcom (and his friends).
Toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. recently announced that it’s launching a new line of El Chavo toys, set to be available at major retailers by mid-August 2013.
By Kate Sandoval | 11/01/2011 - 17:14
From jewelry to a baby bib to an iPhone case, Dia de los Muertos has inspired a slew of new products. Whether you’re heading to a Day of the Dead party, plan to spend it at home, or want to get your kids (even your pup) in on the fun, these festive products help you celebrate.
By Mariela Rosario | 09/02/2009 - 09:40
When we saw this pole dancing doll, we thought it was joke, but unfortunately it isn't. Jesus Diaz over at Gizmodo dug up this gem of a toy. On the box, the Pole Dance doll promises: "Style." "Music." "Flash." "Up and Down." "Go Round and Round."
By Mariela Rosario | 08/05/2009 - 11:40
Bebé Glotón, a new doll created by Spanish toy company Berjuan to promote breastfeeding, has been sparking controversy with parents from England to California.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/13/2009 - 17:20
Father and daughter team Angel and Joyce Parra have teamed up to create a different kind of action figure. Angel, a 58-year-old painter and socialist told the NY Daily News that he was inspired by Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez to create a line of toys about the revolutionary heroes of the country.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/13/2009 - 14:00
Krishna Stone, a spokeswoman for Gay Men’s Health Crisis, a non-profit organization committed to national leadership in the fight against AIDS, learned the hard way how few choices there are for parents seeking Latin and Black dolls.
By Dorkys Ramos | 01/06/2009 - 13:37
Your child has been waiting all year for this – a chance to replenish her toy bin with goodies galore. Now that Three Kings Day is here, she'll be collecting the last of her holiday bounty and as the dolls, bikes and action figures roll in it’s important to keep her safety in mind.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/17/2008 - 11:10
There have been so many Latina stars pregnant and popping babies out lately it is hard to keep track! We rounded up the products and websites that these new mami's love. Because hey, if it's good enough for J.Lo's babies...
By Latina Staff | 03/05/2008 - 16:17
As reported by Stroller Derby in their Top 9 Puzzling Dora Toys list, we found this Dora Aquapet equally as baffling!
Now don't get us wrong, we love Dora the explorer! She's been teaching thousands of kids how to speak monosyllabic Spanish for years now (although we could totally do without her annoying sidekick Boots).