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My Colors, My World
5 Children’s Books That Celebrate Latino Diversity
By Reyna Cazares | 06/09/2014 - 13:17

Growing up is hard enough. We live in a melting pot that makes most of us, if not everyone, go through identity issues at some point in life.


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The 16 Best Post-Pregnancy Bodies
The 17 Best Post-Pregnancy Bodies
By Latina Staff | 05/15/2014 - 12:45

After having a baby, many mothers start to think about ways they can slim down.


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10 Things to Do Before Getting Pregnant
10 Things to Do Before Getting Pregnant
By Jill Pankow | 05/09/2014 - 09:37

Pregnancy can be one of the most beautiful periods in a woman’s life, but it can also be daunting—especially for first-time mothers.


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8 Reasons to Be a Working Mom
8 Reasons to Be a Working Mom
By Jill Pankow | 05/07/2014 - 09:26

Latinas are the ladies most likely to be stay-at-home moms—but what about those of us who are hard at work outside the home?


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Mother with daughter
8 Reasons to Be a Stay-at-Home Mom
By Jill Pankow | 04/30/2014 - 14:15

To Latinas, family is everything, and the love we feel for our familia only intensifies when it comes to the love we have for our children. This should come as no surprise.


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Mariah Carey and daughter Roe on Easter
Mini Me Style: 13 Celeb Kids Acting Like Their Parents!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 04/29/2014 - 09:55

There's nothing like having a child who looks up to you in every way, and celebrities' kids are definitely guilty of doing this in some of the cutest ways!


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Paula Garces: Best New Mommy Advice
Paula Garces' Best New Mommy Advice!
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 03/20/2014 - 13:09

Happy birthday, Paula Garces! The beautiful Devious Maids (and new mamá) star turns 40 today.


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Can You Guess Where the Happiest Kids Live?
Can You Guess Where the Happiest Kids Live?
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 03/19/2014 - 10:34

A new infographic called "The Science of Raising Happy Kids," released by


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The Top 10 Hispanic Baby Names of 2013
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 01/08/2014 - 10:55

Did you have a baby in 2013? What did you name him or her? Was it Mateo or Valentina?


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5 Ways to Help Your Bullied Child
5 Ways to Help Your Bullied Child
By Valerie Tejeda | 11/24/2013 - 11:00

“Heartbroken” sums up how Mexican American mom Jeanie Kastas felt when she discovered that her 10-year-old son, Jonathan, was being taunted at school.

“The kids were calling him names like ‘wetback’ and saying things like ‘go back to your country,’” she says. It devastated her to see her jovial little fifth grader turning into a sad, angry person. “I wanted to fix it,” says Kastas, whose son is not alone, considering that almost 28 percent of Hispanic students report being bullied, according to the National Center for Education.


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