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 been nice that year. And, of course, everyone has their own unique cultural background which contributes to their festive holiday celebrations.
Around the world, familias celebrate the holidays a little bit differently. Here are 12 fun facts about Latin America and Christmas:
By Cristina Arreola | 12/23/2013 - 10:35
It’s officially the holiday season! How do you and your familia get into the holiday spirit? By decorating the tree with beautiful, handmade ornaments? Baking an enormous batch of sugar cookies? Or maybe just sippin’ hot cocoa with marshmallows and watching A Charlie Brown Christmas?
It turns out, your favorite celebrities aren’t much different! See how Selena Gomez, Jessica Alba, Naya Rivera, and more celebrate the holiday season:
By The Latin Kitchen | 12/20/2013 - 15:07
The holidays are here, which means parties, family gatherings, and gifting galore. Unfortunately, all of the merrymaking can sometimes feel more “No, No, No” than “Ho, Ho, Ho!” – as in, “No, No, No, I’m not ready!”
By The Latin Kitchen | 12/19/2013 - 15:01
We’re in the full swing of the holidays! Thanksgiving dinner is under our belt and Noche Buena and Christmas morning is in our sights. The tree is up, the lights are twinkling, the garland is strewn, and we’re headed back into the kitchen to cook up dish after dish of delicious classics. To keep us inspired, we’re putting a TLK twist on the classic song 12 Days of Christmas. You know the one with 12 drummers drumming, 11 pipers piping...all the way down to the partridge in the pear tree!
By Latina Staff | 12/17/2013 - 10:44
Face moisturizer: The key to beautiful skin is moisture, so putting it on and applying it every day is essential, especially during the Winter when the weather is particularly dry. The new and most powerful ingredients in skincare are now coming from plants which help repair, hydrate, and strengthen the skin. My new personal fave is Chanel’s Le Lift.
By Ana Luisa Suarez | 12/13/2013 - 18:50
We've lined up and tried (Seriously, it was exhausting) the best Latin cocktail recipes to get creative with this holiday season. Whether you're a novice bartender or a master mixologist, these cocktails will surely please and definitely impress at any festive party! Check out all 27 and pick your favorites to make for your guests (Or try them all - just don't hold us accountable.).
By The Latin Kitchen | 12/12/2013 - 15:21
We’re in the full swing of the holidays! Thanksgiving dinner is under our belt and Noche Buena and Christmas morning are in our sights. The tree is up, the lights are twinkling, the garland is strewn, and we’re headed back into the kitchen to cook up dish after dish of delicious classics. To keep us inspired, we’re putting a TLK twist on the classic song 12 Days of Christmas. You know the one with 12 drummers drumming, 11 pipers piping...all the way down to the partridge in the pear tree!
By Jesus Trivino | 12/06/2013 - 12:02
Christmas is upon us and around the Latina office that means one thing: parties, parties, and more fiestas! First we blazed up a Latino BBQ, then we gave you the blueprint for a Latino Thanksgiving, and now we’re blessing you with 10 Ways You Know You’re at a Latino Christmas Party. Indulge and be merry!
By Samantha Leal | 12/05/2013 - 11:08
Wilmer Valderrama is not only a talented actor, but did you know he’s also a great gift giver? It’s true! As part of P&G’s Secrets of the Season campaign, the Latino has made it his mission this season to give tips to all of those out there struggling with what to buy the men in your life. And while we were at skeptical at first, we were absolutely convinced by the end of our conversation–walking away with quite a few ideas. (Papi, stop reading this now!).
By Cristina Arreola | 12/04/2013 - 16:03
Ho ho ho! Christmastime is here, and it's time to evaluate: have you been a good girl this year? Or a bad girl?
Now that you know which stars can expect goodies under the tree, but who will be getting a stocking stuffed with coal instead? These celebrities have been nothin' but naughty all year long: