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My BIG IDEA: A Bilingual Latino Travel Media Company

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  MY BIG IDEA: A Bilingual Latino Travel Media Company By: Paula Bendfeldt-Diaz, Founder of GrowingUpBilingual.com My Journey Moving to the US from Guatemala 5 years ago has been the hardest and most challenging thing I have ever done in my life. When we moved to Florida in 2008 getting a job in one of the […]

iVillage Interview with Jacqueline Hernandez, COO of Telemundo

iVillage Interview with Jacqueline Hernandez, COO of Telemundo

In this 5-minute video, iVoice Latina: Telemundo’s Top Female Exec on Why It’s So Cool to Be Latino Today, I had the pleasure of interviewing Jacqueline Hernandez, Chief Operating Officer of Telemundo, about the secrets to her success (her mom!), helping more young Latinos graduate college and why salsa is now more popular in the U.S. […]

PLEASURE Is NOT A Dirty Word: Empower Your Sexuality Mujer!

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  A “Latina’s Place” In Sexuality As Latinas, many of us learned about our “roles” in sexuality while we were helping our mamis, tias y abuelas cook dinner and tending to other domestic responsibilities. Many Latinas were taught that women’s roles in sexuality are solely for procreation, pleasing her (male sexual) partner (in which he […]

Growing Up with Hair Rollers and Bobby Pins

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This post was previously published on September 10, 2010.  Photo by Adam Jones, PhD  At the age of 10, my mother could no longer manage my hair. “You have too much hair…I can’t deal with it…” she would repeatedly say in Spanish, as she brushed and pulled my thick and wavy hair into three tamed […]

Join us for a Twitter Party about AfroLatina Women!

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Add Your Voice to the Discussion! The month of March is all about empowering women and on New Latina, we’re taking it one step further to share empowering stories from Latina women. To kick off the Women’s History Month, we’re throwing a party Twitter Party where we’ll discuss some important topics and also share our […]

How to Care For and Style Your Curly Hair!

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Caring for your Curly Hair Curly hair can make you look sexy and sassy, but when it gets out of control and frizzy, you’ve got yourself a hair problem.  We consulted the blogosphere and found you some interesting articles and video to help you manage your gorgeous curly hair and look stunning! What’s Your Curly […]

How To Find The Right Foundation For Your Skin Tone

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  When it comes to doing your makeup, your skin comes first. So it’s all about finding the right foundation, which is meant to help you achieve that even-toned, perfectly luminous-looking skin (if you can find the right formula and shade). I don’t know about you, but it’s not always easy for me to find […]

4 Minutes of Music Inspiration: It’s Time to be Brave, Be Your Own Savior

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Is it time to say goodbye to that situation that’s been weighing you down, or confusing your mind and heart? Are you ready to be brave, be your own savior…stand on your own two feet? Here’s “Turning Tables” by Adelle.  Enjoy and do what you gotta do.    

Losing My Curves, Gaining New Strength: My Battle with Breast Cancer

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Growing up as a young Latina, we tend to often have a love-hate relationship with our natural-born, feminine curves. For me, I quickly learned to embrace my perky C-cup breasts because, as a rather petite 5’1” female, I lacked the voluminous curves in my bottom half. So I was always happy with the curves that […]

Ask a Professional: How can I negotiate a fair partnership?

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Image source Mentoring Hermanas is a Q & A platform on Facebook where your burning questions are answered by a group of professional Latina women.  To submit your question, click here. QUESTION: How can I negotiate a fair partnership?  I am currently the VP of Sales & Marketing of a start up operation.  Our company is a Corporation […]

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