By Irasema Romero | 03/15/2011 - 09:45
During our lifetime, we are constantly asking ourselves: Who are we, really?
That is what author Sandra Rodriguez Barron seeks to answer in Stay With Me (Harper Paperbacks; $15, out now) through the lives of five siblings, who as toddlers were found together inside the cabin of a luxury boat after a devastating hurricane hit Puerto Rico’s western coast in 1979. They are left without a trace of their personal history or any link to their past lives.
By Latina Staff | 03/14/2011 - 14:30
Growing up, my dad was the epitome of the Latin father—or as we would say jokingly, he was a machista. My mother would make dinner, set the table, and then wait on him hand and foot. Whenever he wanted something, like a spoon, rather than get up and get it himself, he would ask us to get it and joke, “That’s why God gave me three daughters.” Yes, I know you are cringing as you read this, but I’m sure many of you can relate.
By Mariela Rosario | 03/11/2011 - 09:28
Our American Idol contest winner Christie Reid chatted with Lynda Lopez on the red carpet of the first live results, telling the Latina columnist, "Latina and American Idol made my dream come true tonight!" Reid won a trip to LA to watch the show and access to the after party for the top 13 finalists, where she got to meet all of her favorite contestants. Watch the video below!
By Latina Staff | 03/07/2011 - 09:01
Star of the hit ABC sitcom Better with You, JoAnna Garcia Swisher graces the April cover of Latina magazine, on newsstands March 15th! The Cuban American actress opens up to us about her recent marriage to New York Yankees slugger Nick Swisher, how they nurture their long-distance relationship and their plans for the future.
On her favorite wedding moment: “The minute I saw Nick at the end of the aisle, as I was talking towards him with my father on my arm – I’ll never forget it.”
By Mariela Rosario | 03/07/2011 - 09:00
Check out our exclusive behind the scenes video with April cover girl JoAnna Garcia Swisher! She dishes all about how it feels to be a newlywed, being a baseball wife and how she finds peace amid their hectic schedules. Check it out below:
By Latina Staff | 02/14/2011 - 13:15
Check in with our editor-in-chief Galina Espinoza to find out the top five reasons you should pick up the March issue of Latina magazine, on newsstands now!
By Mariela Rosario | 02/08/2011 - 11:00
Bet you didn't know Sara Ramirez was so freakin' hot! Well, she put her past body issues aside and stripped down to her skivvies for our positively sexy (and perhaps slightly scandalous!) March cover. We loved every moment of the boudoir-inspired photo shoot and so did sexy Sara.
Check out the lovely Grey's Anatomy star as she primps and preps for her moment in the spotlight:
By Mariela Rosario | 02/07/2011 - 16:45
Latina magazine's editor in chief and co-president Galina Espinoza hosted a special media event this morning with Planned Parenthood to address the disparity in sexual health care among Latinas.
Standing alongside Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards and the Director of Latino Engagement Destiny Lopez, the women highlghted the positive effect that reproductive health and education can have for our community. As it stands currently: