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7 Things Latina Moms Say About Easter
7 Things Latina Moms Say About Easter

Happy Easter to all our Christian Latinos! It’s the time of year where your parents (in particular your mom) get extra religious and judgmental. For Christ’s sake, just agree with her and put her at ease. You have the rest of year to do you.


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WATCH: These Little Girls are the Cutest Judo Fighters Ever
WATCH: These Niñas are the Cutest Judo Fighters Ever

A judo instructor in Madrid, Spain recently had his 3-year-old daughter participate in her first ever judo match. Judo, which means "gentle way," is a modern martial art combat sport and not often do you get to see it performed in the most adorable way possible.

Watch Pedro Jose Moreno Velasco's daughter and her opponent go head-to-head in this competition as the cutest judo fighters ever:

 


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15 Amazing Gift Ideas for Your Mami!
15 Amazing Gift Ideas for Your Mami!

Mother’s Day is almost here (mark your calendars: it’s Sunday, May 11!). Currently stumped on what to get your mami? We’ve got a few ideas that she’ll love (or that you can post to your Facebook wall. Hint, hint.) Feliz dia de las madres!


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Adrienne Bailon and Julissa Bermudez
Quiz: Which Latina Amigas Have the Most Inspiring Friendship?

When it comes to best friends, do you gravitate towards fun, carefree types who are always up for a good time or do you prefer more of an hermana-like bond? Take our quiz to see which famous duo you and your #1 amiga resemble.

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A Day in the Life of Latina’s Deputy Editor Grace Bastidas
A Day in the Life of Latina’s Deputy Editor Grace Bastidas

What's it really like to work at Latina? Check out a day in the life of Deputy Editor Grace Bastidas, as she shows you a glimpse into her typical (busy!) day:


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Consider This Your Newest Instagram Obsession!
Instagram Cutie Alert: Lucas Leon!

Omgee. Nicole Gonzalez is a mommy blogger -- and a pretty new one at that. Starting her blog "Lillies and Leon" almost a year ago, the New York mami chronicles her life with her husband and her little boy: Lucas Léon. But the blog isn't her only outlet -- her Instagram has us falling in love! The niño is so cute, we can't get enough (and neither can her almost 10K followers). Take a look at these adorable posts and see more at Instagram.com/LilliesandLeon!


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Jennifer Lopez and Casper Smart, Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem
Quiz: Which Latina’s Relationship is the Most Inspiring to You?

Are you drawn towards super passionate partners who excite you or do you prefer a more stable environment when it comes to your love life? Maybe you’re down to date someone forever, but don’t feel rushed to make it more serious right now? Wherever you’re at in your relationship, there’s an A-list Latina who is right there with you—find out which girl is on the same level as you by taking this quiz!
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Miranda Noland
10 Things To Know About Being a Photo Editor for Latina.com

I've been a photo editor for Latina.com for almost six years (that's a long time in this industry), and I love what I do. I primarily do the same thing everyday (search for photos, edit those photos and then upload them to the site), but it is never boring since the stories are never the same. (Well, most of the time. Looking at you, Selena and Justin!) Here's a small glimpse at the challenges, the bright spots and the um, interesting considerations of being the photo editor for this site.


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Ingrid Hoffman and Jennifer Lopez
Quiz: Which Latina's Career Inspires You the Most?

Whether you’re an aspiring designer like Carolina Herrera, a world famous singer like Jennifer Lopez, a gourmet chef like Ingrid Hoffman, or the ultimate drama queen, aka Penelope Cruz, there’s ultimately one career path that’s best suited for you…take our quiz to find out what that is!
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15 Snack Foods Every Mexican Grew Up Eating
15 Snack Foods Every Mexican-American Grew Up Eating

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. 
One disadvantage: all your non-Mexican friends think you’re loco, because you actually enjoy pouring chili-flavored powder into your mouth as a “snack.” 
From Gansitos to Pelon Pelo Rico, these are the 15 snacks food every Mexican-American knows to be the best (even if everyone else thinks you’re weird.)


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