National Garlic Day Cold Almond Garlic Soup

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15 Reasons Why Dolores Huerta is the Mother of Latino Civil Rights

15 Reasons Why Dolores Huerta is the Mother of Latino Civil Rights

Dolores Huerta has rightly been called the mother of Latino civil rights. An activist an advocate since the 1950s, she is best known for co-founding with Cesar Chavez the United Farm Workers Union. Read Related: Cesar Chavez Legacy: The People’s Man A new biopic of Chavez, directed by and starring Diego Luna, is set for [...]

Rosie Perez’s Memoir Will Inspire Latinas

Rosie Perez’s Memoir Will Inspire Latinas

Before Jennifer Lopez and Selma Hayek became household names, there was Rosie Perez – a fiery, outspoken Puerto Rican who became one of best known Latina actresses in the 1980s for her work in “White Men Can’t Jump” and Spike Lee’s “Do the Right Thing.” Read Related: Tips to Overcome Your Fears Now, the feisty [...]

For Luly B. Mom & Entrepreneur, Balance is Bull$h!t!

For Luly B. Mom & Entrepreneur, Balance is Bull$h!t!

Mamiverse is proud to showcase the accomplishments and talents of Latina moms and entrepreneurs. Meet Luly Carreras-Balepogi, founder of Luly B, Inc., and Chispa Marketing, and the author of Balance Is Bull$h!t, a book that offers that the idea of the working mom doing it all is a myth. Name: Luly Carreras-Balepogi Social media handles: [...]

Tata Harper: Organic Skincare Mompreneur

Tata Harper: Organic Skincare Mompreneur

Tata Harper skincare’s tagline is 100% Natural and Non-Toxic Beauty. It’s received the Prix d’Excellence de la Beauté Award by Marie Claire, and the facial masque recently received Allure magazine’s Best of Beauty Award. Behind the award-winning organic skincare brand there is a Latina, Tata Harper, born in 1975 in Barranquilla, Colombia, where her family [...]

The Murder of the Mirabal Sisters: Flashback 1960

The Murder of the Mirabal Sisters: Flashback 1960

November 25 marks the 53rd anniversary of the murder of the Mirabal sisters, who are also known as Las Mariposas or The Butterflies. The four Mirabal sisters were civil rights activists in the Dominican Republic. Three of them were assassinated on orders from dictator Rafael Trujillo, and they quickly became heroines and martyrs in the [...]

Adelante Lines Up Latina Superstars for its National Tour

Adelante Lines Up Latina Superstars for its National Tour

The Adelante Movement, the grassroots financial empowerment group founded by and for Latinas, is taking its national tour to Chicago, with a roster of heavy-hitters in Latina business, personal and financial development. A free day-long program, scheduled for October 12, will inspire, motivate and empower Chicago Latinas to create economic prosperity for their families and [...]

A Great Week for Mamiverse & Me: Top Blogueras Retreat & Latism13 Awards

A Great Week for Mamiverse & Me: Top Blogueras Retreat & Latism13 Awards

Last week was a great one for Mamiverse and me, with special honors and awards, thrills, and the priceless joy of bonding with like-minded Latinas! I’m thrilled to announce that Friday September 20, Mamiverse was presented with the LATISM (Latinos in Tech and Social Media) Award for Best Latin@ Parenting Blog in 2013. I was [...]

Cosmo for Latinas Fabulous Fall Issue Launch

Cosmo for Latinas Fabulous Fall Issue Launch

Cosmo for Latinas fall issue launched on Monday at a fabulous party at the W Hotel in New York City. The event had all the elements of a great party: beautiful people, great drinks, delicious bocaditos and awesome music spun by a fierce female DJ, DJ Kalkutta. It was the first time I attended a Fashion [...]

Join LATINAS THINK BIG at Google’s LA Office

Join LATINAS THINK BIG at Google’s LA Office

LATINAS THINK BIG ™, the signature event of the ELLA Leadership Institute, is hitting the road! The next stop on the LATINAS THINK BIG™ national tour is Los Angeles, where more than 150 attendees will gather to connect and celebrate the work of five talented Latinas and enjoy live music and stimulating conversations. Google is [...]

50 and Fabulous: 7 Women Who Embrace Their Decade

50 and Fabulous: 7 Women Who Embrace Their Decade

Guess what? 50 is not the new 30, or 40—it’s the new 50! Now more than ever before, women are meeting the half century mark with passion and enthusiasm as they move into their best decade. And yes, they’re even looking forward to the future! Here are seven fabulous women who, in their 50s are [...]