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25 Signs You Grew Up Latino in California
25 Signs You Grew Up Latino in California

Growing up in California, outsiders have the misconception that every day is filled with sun and surf, kind of like we’ve seen on episodes of Beverly Hills 90210 or The O.C: a luxe life with the world at your feet. Growing up Latina in Cali sure had its perks like hanging out in Hollywood (before it got glammed up). And here, you are the majority, but don’t assume it included driving down the PHC in a convertible white Jetta. It’s more like cruising down the barrio streets of East Los in your brother’s beat up Mustang.


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Easy Breakfast Ideas Before Your Morning Workout
Easy Breakfast Ideas Before Your Morning Workout

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and it’s even more crucial if you’re fitting in a morning workout. Whether you’re getting a relaxed start before hitting the gym on the weekends, or sweating it out on the treadmill before work, we’ve got a range of breakfast ideas to fill you up and help you maximize your early exercise routine.


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25 Signs You Grew Up Latino in Florida
25 Signs You Grew Up Latino in Florida

Florida is a wonderful place. Yes, the Sunshine State is also the capital of strange news, but there’s more to Florida than that. Between the beaches and food, it’s truly a great place to grow up Latino. Or at the very least, it makes for some interesting experiences.
Here are 25 signs you grew up Latino in Florida:


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First Day Of Summer: 8 Ways To Savor The Season

Happy First Day of Summer!

Whether you're from California, Texas, New York -- or anywhere in between -- we can all agree that summer is a magical time best spent at the pool with good friends, delicious comida, and ice-cold drinks.

Here are the 8 ways we plan on savoring the season (in true Latino style!) 


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Alexis Bledel and Sara Paxton
8 Things Pale Latinas Are Tired Of Hearing

Because my ability to tan has nothing to do with my Latina identity, got it? Being a light-skinned Latina is harder than you think, and we're sick and tired of hearing the following things: 


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Father's Day Gifts That Seriously Don't Suck
Father's Day Gifts That Seriously Don't Suck

Dad's love may be unconditional, but it doesn't mean he can't be bought every once in a while… Father's Day is the perfect time to spoil your papi and we've found 20+ seriously great gifts that don't suck - promise. (Best part? All gifts have been guy approved.)


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25 Signs You Grew Up Latino In Texas
25 Signs You Grew Up Latino In Texas

Growing up Latino in Texas was an experience unlike any other -- and one you wouldn't trade for the world. To put it simply, you got the best of both worlds: refried beans and chili, Spanish slang and Southern drawl, paletas and Blue Bell Ice Cream, Jarritos and Dublin Dr Pepper. Let's just say, you don't envy anyone who grew up outside the greatest state in the world. 
Can you relate? Here are 25 signs you grew up Latino in the Lone Star State: 


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12 Problems That Latinos Who Don’t Speak Spanish Have
12 Problems All Latinos Who Don't Speak Spanish Will Understand

“Yes, I am Latina. No, no habla español.” Sound familiar? Here, some of the biggest problems Latinos face when they admit they don’t speak Spanish. 


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You Want WHAT? The Creepiest New Plastic Surgeries

It's no longer just about face lifts and breast augmentations -- the world of plastic surgery has surpassed just about everyone's imagination with some really strange new procedures. From tongue splitting to the Cinderella surgery, these are the creepiest new plastic surgeries:


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Happy Memorial Day! TK Amazing Latinas In The Military
Happy Memorial Day! Celebrating Latinas In The Military

Happy Memorial Day!
On the final Monday of May, we celebrate the courageous women and men who have served our country. We asked you to submit photos of your family members, friends, and loved ones in uniform in honor of the special occassion. 
Today, Latina magazine extends our gratitude and respect to these exceptional Latinas who have served our country. See more men and women on Instagram with #LatinaMilitary!


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