The Best Part of the Mother Daughter Relationship: Growing Older

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Article By: Contributor Ese Ofurhie One of the greatest things I have learned as a growing woman is how important my relationship is with my mother. Her qualities have added to the person I am today. Over the past several years I have realized our relationship evolution. We are now at a place never before of comfort in expressing emotion, […]

Spotlight: Madeline Jones, Editor of Plus Model Magazine

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Don’t you always feel like our mothers are superwomen? As your mom might tell you, mothering never ends even when children become adults. I’m sure you’ll remember to call your mother and tell her how much you appreciate her for holding your hand when you were in pain, for warning you about that bad boy or for watching your children […]

Fun Brunch Mini Frittatas

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Looking to surprise mami with something simple yet super fancy? Look no further and treat the moms in your life with these fun brunch mini frittatas. Having eggs are a great start to your day. Unlike yogurts and cereals, you will find zero carbs and no sugar in these high quality protein eggs. With so many veggie and cheese options, […]

Healing Our Mothers

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In the northeastern USA there is a fairly common plant that has a squarish stem that is sturdy and strong almost akin to a human spine. Surrounding this stem are little clusters of pink and/or lilac flowers. When looking at these flowers one cannot help but think of a little heart protruding from a human chest. Extending horizontally from the […]

Spotlight: Latina Style Blogger

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“Plus size” have been touted in media as not beautiful, unhealthy, or women who are insecure. Until we witnessed the rise of Ashley Graham, she has uplifted and gave courage to women of any age or size to love themselves. An Ecuadorian-American Style Blogger from the Bronx is not letting any number or label get in the way of impacting […]

Are Latin Men Really Latin Lovers?

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Over decades, Latin men have gained a reputation for being Latin lovers. What does this mean? The phrase “Latin lover,” stereotypically refers to a stunningly attractive man native to a Latin country, with tanned skin and a strong accent originating from his homeland. Who has a suave persuasive demeanor exuding extreme masculinity, sensuality and charisma making any woman feel special […]

The Secret to Love and Health

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Indigenous Puerto Rican Taino’s had a traditional ballpark known as the Batey. Inside the Batey the medicinal healer and teacher of ancient knowledge would share stories, lead traditional dances and begin ceremonial games. One of the games was to throw a resin ball up and whatever team let the ball fall would lose. This game was considered sacred, and would […]

Latina Pros Share Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Finances

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  I’ll say it. Finances are taboo among Latinas. We were brought up thinking that talking about money was not OK. I’m not exactly sure why. Some Latinas I have spoken to about it say it was because their families didn’t want others to know their business. Others point toward being taught that it was tacky to talk about money. […]

Peruvian Chicken Salad with Grilled Veggies

Peruvian Chicken Salad with Grilled Veggies

The smell of spring is in the air and soon enough, so will the aroma of charcoal. Along with spring comes a whole array of veggies ready for consumption. And what better way to enjoy veggies in the springtime but on the grill?

How to Achieve a Flawless Natural Makeup Look

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We all lead busy lives and let’s face it- who has time to doll up every day? No worries, there are some tricks to achieve a flawless natural makeup look within minutes. Here are some tips and a quick makeup tutorial that will give you that filtered look (without the filter).   Tips Skincare Before we start beating our faces, […]