By Erika Ramirez | 02/14/2011 - 11:15
There's love in the air today and in celebration of Valentine’s Day, Latina has compiled a five-track playlist that’ll help set the perfect mood! Spark the candlelight, snuggle into his arms, and press play.
Shakira – “Underneath Your Clothes”
Latina’s favorite Colombiana delivers an ode to the security unconditional love has to offer.
By Bren Herrera | 02/14/2011 - 11:00
It's Valentine's Day so why not cook up an extra special treat for your sweetheart tonight? This lovely postre will only leave him wanting you even more!
Chocolate Fudge Mini Cakes with Peppermint Icing
1 box of fudge cake (per directions)
1/2 cup oil
2 cups hot water
By Lee Hernandez | 02/14/2011 - 09:00
On December 11th, 2010, JoAnna Garcia became JoAnna Garcia Swisher when she tied the knot with New York Yankees outfielder, Nick Swisher during a magical beach wedding in Palm Beach, Florida. In January, we caught up with the newly wed Cuban actress, 31, who told us she’s got big plans in store for her husband on Valentine’s Day.
By Johanna Ferreira | 02/11/2011 - 16:00
A recent Pantene survey found that 44% of men surveyed said that hair is the first thing they notice about a woman—more than her clothes (26%), legs (25%), or makeup (4%). So, for the biggest impact this Valentine’s Day, focus your energy on your locks!
Here are our three favorite celeb-inspired V-Day styles:
By Johanna Ferreira | 02/11/2011 - 14:45
Let’s face it, a fancy meal at an overpriced restaurant may sound like the perfect Valentine’s Day for you, but chances are your guy isn’t as enthusiastic. The high expectations, the gifts, the candy, the expense—it's easy for a guy to get overwhelmed. Try some of these low-cost, low-pressure activities that you’ll BOTH love, without sacrificing romance!
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:
By Gerri Miller | 02/11/2010 - 10:06
Not even torrential rain can keep celebrities from a good party, especially when there's an abundance of food, drink, and free gifts. Maria Conchita Alonso and Lauren Velez were among those who braved the downpour to attend the second annual Valentine Romance Sneak Peek Oscar Suite at Café La Boheme in West Hollywood and get showered with goodies to give as gifts or keep for themselves. There was a giving back element too: guests were asked to bring new or slightly worn footwear to donate to Shoes For Africa via TheAsheFoundation.org.
By Gerri Miller | 02/09/2010 - 09:56
The Hollywood premiere for the movie Valentine’s Day was the very definition of star-studded, considering that the ensemble cast includes Julia Roberts, Anne Hathaway, Ashton Kutcher, Patrick Dempsey, Taylor Lautner, Jennifer Garner and Jamie Foxx, to name just a few.
By Chris Hermosilla | 02/05/2010 - 10:41
Feb. 14 may not scream "technology!" to you, but think about it: Are you more likely to send a handwritten love letter or a quick "luv u" text to your boo? Valentine's Day is all about catering to your special someone's desires, and if he's got a fetish for all things digital, why not indulge it? Here are a few gift ideas that emphasize the "lover" part of "gadget lover."
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 08/31/2009 - 17:46
Comedian George Lopez recently had a funny conversation with his Valentine’s Day co-star Ashton Kutcher about the merits of Twitter. When Lopez told Kutcher that he was embarrassed by his 20,000 followers in the face of Kutcher’s staggering 3.5 million devotees, Kutcher explained that it’s not all about the numbers. “It’s about how you move the fish,” he said. “It’s how you work the tool.” Kutcher added that he and his wife, actress Demi Moore, have come to rely on Twitter as a form of communication.