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25 Signs You Grew Up Latino in New York

New York, concrete jungles where dreams are made of — but to you, it was just home. It's true, some people come here to "make it," but you've always been a true New Yorker, and you've got the knowledge to prove it. Here are 25 signs you grew up Latino in New York City:


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Scared Woman
NSFW: Sex Toys That Are Absolutely Terrifying

Unlike decades past, there are a plethora of sex toys at our disposal. Whether you want to get freaky with your partner, or have a stimulating night with a party of one, you can find a sex toy for whatever you desire. And whatever body part you want fondled.


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National Breastfeeding Month: 6 Things You Should Know About Feeding Your Bebé

August is National Breastfeeding Month, a campaign funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to bring awareness to the benefits of breastfeeding your baby. Are you doing the right thing by nursing your child — or not? Here’s everything Latinas need to know about the choice to breastfeed:


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Couples Tower Isle – Ocho Rios, Jamaica
5 Adult-Only Vacation Spots

When it comes to getting away, there are a lot of things that can make your trip un-enjoyable. If you can, why not try to avoid at least one of the most annoying things that can happen on a trip — children. Here are five hotels where screaming kids aren’t allowed:


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TK Latin-Inspired Items That Will Spruce Up Your Space
10 Latin-Inspired Items That Will Spruce Up Your Space

Latin American decor can add a splash of color and a dose of culture to any space — not to mention, they're a great way to share your Latino pride with each and every guest who enters your home! 

Spruce up your casita with these 10 gorgeous Latin-inspired home decorations:


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8 Problems People With Spanish Names Have
8 Problems People With Spanish Names Have

As Latinos, we often like to pass on our heritage through our food, our music, our culture — and, most importantly, our names. But, let's be real, while having a Spanish nombre is great, it comes with its own unique set of challenges. 
These are the eight problems that people with Spanish names have all experienced: 


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10 Challenges Women Face in Latin America That Will Leave You Shocked
The Challenges These Women Face in Latin America Will Totally Shock You

Latin American women — like mujeres across the globe — face structural and everyday discrimination and violence. As their Northern hermanas, we should recognize their struggle, not because they are victims in need of our saving, but rather because their stories need to be heard and their fight supported.


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8 Things Afro-Latinas Are Tired of Hearing
8 Things Afro-Latinas Are Tired of Hearing

It’s unfortunate to encounter others who express shock about your racial, ethnic, and/or cultural identity, so they make insensitive statements. Afro-Latinas (Latinas of the Black Diaspora), also known as Blatinas or Black Latinas have been ignored in the media for a long time. Moreover, they have not always been celebrated or acknowledged with the respect that they deserve, due to their physical appearance and the ignorance that exist about Afro-Latina identity. Check out 8 inappropriate things that people who identify as Afro-Latina are tired of hearing:


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The Cutest Last-Minute Dorm Buys – Get ‘Em Now!

It's almost time to head back to school! If you've been procrastinating on shopping, here are the cutest last-minute dorm buys you must get:


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This Ecuadorian City is a Must Visit — See Why!
This Ecuadorian City is a Must Visit — See Why!

Forget Machu Pichu or Rio de Janeiro...


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