By Amaris Castillo | 02/08/2013 - 14:49
We’re excited to introduce our new Couple of the Week!
Meet Sophia Navedo and Pablo Rivera. The 23-year-olds are true high school sweethearts and have a lot in common; they both have military background and hail from the same town in Puerto Rico (Carolina).
Read their story below:
How and did you two meet?
By Valerie Tejeda | 02/06/2013 - 11:36
Ending a relationship can be difficult, to say the least. (Just look at Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber!) And for some of us, it can be ever harder to let go. Half-Mexican Laura Wheeler is a Marriage and Family Therapist who has spent a lot of time counseling on-again-off-again couples. She shares with us how to end a relationship once and for all. (Selena, are you reading this?)
By Amaris Castillo | 02/01/2013 - 16:02
We’re excited to present our latest lovebirds from our Latino & Engaged: Hot Couple of the Week column!
Meet Chellie Mejia and Rosco Rodriguez, both 27 years old. The couple met through mutual friends back in 2008. Mejia (who is part-Dominican) would bump into Rodriguez (who was born and raised in Mexico City) at social events, but the two didn’t really begin talking until they added each other on Facebook.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/25/2013 - 15:57
Get ready to be swept away with our latest Latino & Engaged: Hot Couple of the Week.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/18/2013 - 14:12
Since kicking off our Latino & Engaged: Hot Couple of the Week column several weeks ago, we’ve been swamped with lovely emails from couples wanting to share their stories.
By Amaris Castillo | 01/11/2013 - 19:50
By Amaris Castillo | 01/04/2013 - 13:52
Here at Latina, we love hearing stories of love. We’re talking about heartbeat-jolting, weak-in-the-knees kind of love! The kind that makes you want to shout your feelings out to the entire world, and even spill to your mami.
Which is why we’re launching a new column called Latino & Engaged: Hot Couple of the Week.
By Valerie Tejeda | 10/20/2012 - 15:00
There is something special about a good friend. Research shows that friendships are important for our sense of vitality, social support, comfort and continuity in our lives. Just like a romantic relationship, sometimes a friendship can end – either with a falling out or simply from growing apart. J. Maria Bermudez, Ph.D., LMFT, Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy at The University of Georgia, shares with us how to recover from losing a friendship.
Recognize the Loss
By Samantha Leal | 10/02/2012 - 17:16
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a time to bring awareness to the issue in hopes of ending the cycle of abuse. One in four women are victims of domestic violence at some point in their lives, with 20 percent of women in Hispanic households suffering partner violence. It's up to us to stop the abuse! If you or someone you know is being abused, please call the National Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233).
By Jenna Birch | 08/29/2012 - 15:00
Does it ever seem like you’re just on the verge of happiness in a new romance, when your friend suddenly steps in to plant a seed of doubt or drive a wedge between you and your man? Brea, 21, has been there. Her friends threw her a surprise birthday party a couple years back, and one of her good guy friends was in attendance. She talked to him periodically throughout the evening, but didn’t think anything of it -- until her boyfriend questioned her. "A friend, who actually set us up, told my boyfriend that because I was talking to another guy, I must have been cheating.