Latino Artists To Know
10 Latino Artists To Know
By Cristina Arreola | 12/02/2014 - 17:17

When it comes to Latin American art, most people immediately think of Frida Kahlo.


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The Actual Meaning Of Spanish Slang That's Super Weird
By Latina Staff | 11/23/2014 - 12:00

¡No Mames! (mom-ez) or ¡No Manches! (man-chez)


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Christmas 2014 Latina Editors Gift Guide
Christmas 2014: Editors Gift Guide
By Latina Staff | 11/02/2014 - 12:00

Ho, ho, ho! It's (nearly) Christmas season, and it's (definitely) time to start buying presents for your friends and family. In a rut? Don't fret! We've got plenty of gift ideas that your loved ones will simply adore. 


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Sonia Sotomayor Dishes on Why You Should Never Dance With a Cuban
Sonia Sotomayor Dishes on Why You Should Never Dance With a Cuban
By Cristina Arreola | 10/28/2014 - 14:18

You can expect Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor to have quite a few opinions on several topics: reproductive rights, for one.


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10 Latin American Candies You Grew Up On
10 Latin American Candies You Grew Up On
By Cristina Arreola | 10/12/2014 - 10:00

It's almost Halloween — and that means one thing and one thing only: candy!


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You're Welcome, America: 10 Things You Have Mexico To Be Thankful For
You're Welcome, America: 10 Things You Have Mexico To Be Thankful For
By Cristina Arreola | 09/16/2014 - 08:50

Happy Mexican Independence Day!


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Mariachi band at Wedding
8 Unique Latin American Wedding Traditions
By Cristina Arreola | 07/07/2014 - 14:58

In the United States, we associate several traditions with weddings: the playing of the Wedding March (aka "Here Comes the Bride"), the clanging of church bells, an over-the-top layered cake, and the exchanging


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8 Mexican Slang Words You Should Know
By Cristina Arreola | 05/05/2014 - 16:30

It's Cinco De Mayo, and we're celebrating all things Mexicano.


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15 Snack Foods Every Mexican Grew Up Eating
15 Snack Foods Every Mexican-American Grew Up Eating
By Cristina Arreola | 03/28/2014 - 15:32

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. 


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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Christmas
By Cristina Arreola | 12/23/2013 - 13:36

Here in the United States, we have our own set of Christmas traditions: Santa Claus comes down the chimney, eats a cookie left out for him by eager children, and drops off loads of presents for the kids who have


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