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7 Warning Signs To Watch For While Online Dating
7 Warning Signs To Watch For While Online Dating

Recently, I dished on online dating with a few of my single lady friends. What they shared about what men say and do behind a screen was, well, terrifying! From men asking to do it doggy style to sexting at first type, I understand why many chicas tread carefully while dating online.


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5 Things To Know About Getting Pregnant
5 Things To Know About Getting Pregnant

Is having a family proving to be harder than you thought? We've got the facts on fertility and getting pregnant, straight from Dr. Alyssa Dweck, an OB/GYN at Mount Kisco Medical Group in New York. Dr. Dweck shared these tips for couples thinking about getting pregnant: 
MORE: Everything To Know About Fertility


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Baby Come Back! 6 Men Their Second Date Deal Breakers
Baby Come Back! 6 Men Share Their Second Date Deal Breakers

Have you ever wondered, why didn’t he ask me out again? You went on a fab first date with a papi chulo, and he asked to wine and dine you on a second date. Pero despues nada. Your potential guy never calls again, and you're left feeling like you did something wrong.

Well, did you? That’s the question that many women ask themselves after the guy dissapears. To get the answers, I went straight to the source — men! They said these are the most common second-date dealbreakers: 


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6 Ways To Sext With Emojis
7 Ways To Sext With Emojis

Back in the day, we all had beepers. It was the first mode of wireless communication we used to flirt with our crushes. Enter beeper love codes — the original form of sexting.

If a guy beeped you 143, that meant he loved you.The number 23 stood for te amo. Want to get raunchier? You could even beep your dirty thoughts: 345987 meant you were horny, and 555 was code for “I want your sex." If you wanted to go all the way, you’d punch in number 42, and he’d come running.


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5 Tips To Leaving A Lasting Impression On A First Date
5 Tips To Leaving A Lasting Impression On A First Date

Mami always had the best advice when it came to nailing a first date: “Si, comes y se te quita el pintalabio, te vas para el baño!” (If your lipstick wipes away when you eat, go to the bathroom to reapply!) I always followed her words of wisdom, because what woman doesn’t want to put her best foot (always a heel, mami would advise) forward to impress a first date?


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6 Seriously Incredible TED Talks Every Latina Should See

Here’s what you need to know about TED Talks: influencers, academics and all-around smarty pants give speeches (usually under 20 minutes) that are designed to be “ideas worth spreading.” The nonprofit hopes to shape new ideas and thinking around a myriad of different topics and industries – and help audience members rethink they way they see the world.

Here are six amazingly brilliant talks every Latina should watch:


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10 Ways Drug Wars Harm Women & Children the Most
10 Ways Drug Wars Harm Women and Children

U.S.-funded drug wars are charging through Central America, and while the conflict puts everyone at risk of danger, women and children experience violence in distinct ways. There has been a sharp rise in femicide, the killing of women because of their gender, alongside the swelling drug wars.


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7 Ways To Bomb A First Date
7 Ways To Bomb A First Date

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. However, there are plenty more ways to bomb a first date than looking a hot mess. Your mascara could be applied just right and your pelo and outfit may be sleek and tight, but your behavior counts, too!
Chicas, here are some things to keep in mind while on a first date. Don’t do any of the following, or your new papi chulo won’t ask you out again! 
MORE: Science Explains How You Can Fall In Love With An Ugly Guy


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TK Empowering Quotes from Afro-Latinas
Quotes From Afro-Latinas on Identity and Empowerment

Afro-Latino visibility has come a long way. Whether you think back to representation within entertainment or conversations among su familia, the acknowledgement of our African roots has long been a hard pill to swallow.


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How Caitlyn Jenner Helping LGBTQ Community
5 Ways Caitlyn Jenner Is Changing The Conversation

Over the past several weeks, the Internet has been abuzz with talk of Caitlyn Jenner and the legalization of same-sex marriage in the United States.


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