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?

Latin lover

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

Spring finances

  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, […]

Spring Rolls

spring rolls

These spring rolls are packed with shrimp and colorful veggies. They’re fun to make and an easy way to get kids involved. Paired with a bright and refreshing dipping sauce, you could enjoy as a main dish or as an appetizer. For our filling, we took a short cut and used a Chipotle and Cheddar salad kit. Salad kits come […]

Spring Detox – Five Tips from Ancient Societies for a Smooth Transition into the Green Season

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By: Dr.Carina Lopez and Kath Saxby Eastern theory suggests that the universe and our bodies are united as one. Each season is paired with corresponding organs in our body. Thus, ancient healers would use each season to nourish or detoxify its correlated organ for disease prevention and better health. They connected the liver with the spring. According to eastern traditions, […]

5 DIY TIPS ON USING NATURAL INGREDIENTS FOR RADIANT SKIN!!

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Prepping your skin for warmer months is just as important as transitioning your closet from winter to spring or giving your pad a spring cleaning! You want to make sure the moment it’s time to shed your sweaters and leggings, your skin will be ready to take center stage with a radiant tone. Here are 5 DIY tips using common […]

5 Tips to Welcoming Spring and Decluttering Your Closet!

Sure spring is near and you’ve been wanting to make room in your closet for months, just to feel good about yourself. With these 5 tips on how to de-clutter your closet, you’ll be killing five birds with one stone. Say hello to getting rid of what you don’t need, inviting in what you do need and contributing to your […]