Julissa Arce’s new memoir reflects on the experience she had as an immigrant child and the sacrifices her family made in order for their children to have a better life.Read More
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage with some info we think you should know.Read More
Your September horoscope revealed.
By Valerie MesaRead More
We chatted with PinkSlipped's star, writer, director, editor, and producer, Jacqueline Priego about her series and what it will mean for Latina representation in the media. Check out how the series came about, and how to support this new Latina centered show!Read More
We’re tuning you into some of the podcasts that we hit that subscribe button to. You know, the ones that got us feeling like we’re chismeando and discutiendo with our gal pals.Read More
There have been three images at the forefront of the media’s portrayal of Latinas. Latina women are stereotyped as the "cantina girl", the" suffering señorita", and/or the "vamp". Phyllis addresses the three images, and the importance of having more than a singular type of story told about our community.
By Phyllis TonnaRead More
Nosotras somos orgullosamente Latina, and honestly, we want todo el mundo to know. See our round-up of 5 go-to statement tees for letting the gente know that we are unapologetically Latina.Read More
Colombiana Juliana Cardona started Girl Gang Fight Gear, a line of fight gear and apparel “for the girl that practices martial arts but also likes making a fashion statement.” She created her business after noticing a lack of fun and feminine options for female fighter babes. We talked to the Juliana to learn a little more about her brand y un poquito sobre the martial arts world.Read More
Camila Cabello, iluvsarahii, and KathleenLights have all released new makeup collections that have us ready to empty out our bank accounts for some seriously sizzling makeup lewks.Read More
Miranda wrote an open letter to speak out on the immigration issues of family separations and Dreamers. It is an open and honest piece written from the perspective of a Dreamer who no longer felt she could stay quiet.
By Miranda Morales Espinosa
Make-up artist Gabriela Trujillo is now upping the beauty game with her very own cosmetic line, Alamar—inspired by her Cuban heritage and culture. We got to chat with the beautiful Gabriela; diving deeper into the inspiration behind her brand, products, and about being Latina.Read More
Christine talks about the stigma of mental health in the community and shares about her virtual awareness campaign that shines a light on the topic of mental illness and the importance of seeking professional support.
By Christine GutierrezRead More
In the last week, videos of Latinxs being harassed and threatened for speaking Spanish in the U.S. surfaced; showing the fear and intimidation being employed on our community in an attempt to silence us. Here’s why Marivette rejects their efforts and will continue to speak Spanish.
By MarivetteRead More
Natalie Torres-Haddad shares with us her top 5 tips for getting our finances in order during this spring season. With her help, we'll get our financial records and all that messy drawer of receipts (because you know we all have one) en orden y listo for the rest of the year!
By Natalie Torres-HaddadRead More
Juliana gives us her tips for living a healthy and fit life. These steps come after her own experience; from yo-yo dieting, over-exercising, not exercising, and over eating. No fad diets involved ;)
By Juliana EstrellaRead More
Trigger Warning: Suicide
In Part 3, Yvette recounts experiencing mental health issues, shame, and feelings of inadequacy as a grad student in a predominantly white PhD program; describing how her pain led her to self-destructive behaviors. Then when she was ready to make a change, tragedy struck.
By Yvette DeChavezRead More
Embedded in Latin American culture is hyper masculinity and an acute awareness of the desires of heterosexual males. It’s inescapable. Paired with it, however, is an oppressive approach to bury the sacred power of women sexuality.
By Cat LantiguaRead More
The Nicaraguan government is oppressing it’s people through censorship and violence. Over the last few days, protests have spread and the government has used deadly forced on demonstrators. In this piece, Gata, a Nicaraguan-American in D.C., describes what it’s like to watch the uprising from afar and through social media.
By Gata JironRead More
Veronica shares 5 tips and resources to help set Latina entrepreneurs up for success.
By Veronica PolancoRead More
Juliana talks about an issue our community rarely seeks help on: body dysmorphia and disordered eating. She touches on her very own experiences and insecurities with her body, while pointing out that conversations our community has on our bodies "creates a mentality that teaches us to set our value as women based on what our bodies look like".
By Juliana EstrellaRead More