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Quiz: Which Latina’s Relationship is the Most Inspiring to You?

Are you drawn towards super passionate partners who excite you or do you prefer a more stable environment when it comes to your love life? Maybe you’re down to date someone forever, but don’t feel rushed to make it more serious right now? Wherever you’re at in your relationship, there’s an A-list Latina who is right there with you—find out which girl is on the same level as you by taking this quiz!
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Miranda Noland
10 Things To Know About Being a Photo Editor for Latina.com

I've been a photo editor for Latina.com for almost six years (that's a long time in this industry), and I love what I do. I primarily do the same thing everyday (search for photos, edit those photos and then upload them to the site), but it is never boring since the stories are never the same. (Well, most of the time. Looking at you, Selena and Justin!) Here's a small glimpse at the challenges, the bright spots and the um, interesting considerations of being the photo editor for this site.


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Ingrid Hoffman and Jennifer Lopez
Quiz: Which Latina's Career Inspires You the Most?

Whether you’re an aspiring designer like Carolina Herrera, a world famous singer like Jennifer Lopez, a gourmet chef like Ingrid Hoffman, or the ultimate drama queen, aka Penelope Cruz, there’s ultimately one career path that’s best suited for you…take our quiz to find out what that is!
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15 Snack Foods Every Mexican Grew Up Eating
15 Snack Foods Every Mexican-American Grew Up Eating

Growing up Mexican-American has its advantages and disadvantages. One advantage: you get the best of both worlds when it comes to food. Enchiladas and Spaghetti. Takis and Cheetos. ¡Sponch! and Oreos. 
One disadvantage: all your non-Mexican friends think you’re loco, because you actually enjoy pouring chili-flavored powder into your mouth as a “snack.” 
From Gansitos to Pelon Pelo Rico, these are the 15 snacks food every Mexican-American knows to be the best (even if everyone else thinks you’re weird.)


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A Day in the Life of Latina Managing Editor Elaine Cipriano
A Day in the Life of Latina Managing Editor Elaine Cipriano

What's it like to work at Latina? Check out a day in the life of Managing Editor Elaine Cipriano, as she breaks down her busy day -- and gives a sneak peek behind a Latina photo shoot! 


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15 Signs You Were a Latina Growing Up in the U.S.

Growing up Latina in the United States wasn't a whole different ballgame - but there was a slight change to the rules. From playtime to punishments, here are some ways your childhood differed from your non-Latino amigos:


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What's your Vacation Flavor?
What's your Vacation Flavor?

Celebrate food, family & fun at the Walt Disney World® Resort! Enter for a chance to win a Walt Disney World® vacation from LATINA!


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Things Dominicans Do That Americans Might Find Weird
10 Things Dominicans Do That Americans Might Find Weird

The first time an American meets a Dominican, they may find themselves feeling a little confused by some of their actions. Although, we may not find any of these things to be super out of the ordinary, others might disagree. Here are 10 things Dominican do that Americans might find just a bit weird:


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10 Gifts You’ll Definitely Want for Valentine’s Day
10 Gifts You’ll Definitely Want for Valentine’s Day

No, Valentine’s Day isn’t all about the gifts – but getting one you love wouldn’t hurt. Do your spouse a favor (and spare him from trying to read your mind!) by giving him a few ideas: 


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9 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Best Girl Friends

A lot of Latin countries celebrate February 14 as dia del amor y la amistad, a day to say thanks to your best girl friends. Your girls have your back no matter your relationship status, so let them know how much you love them for it. These regalitos for every girl in your group definitely show how much you care.


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