Today is the Day of La Virgen de Guadalupe. As the legend goes, La Virgen appeared for the first time on December 9, 1531 to Juan Diego on the top of a hill and she was surrounded by light. Ever since that day and up until today, la Virgen Morena, as she is known, is full of mysteries and miracles that not even science has been able to explain. Read on to find out 10 amazing things about la Virgen that I'm sure you had never heard.Continue Reading >
I don't want to tell you about these mothers who are selling their daughters' virginity, who are selling their daughters into sex slavery because it is one of the most upsetting things that I have ever come across, but I have to because these children need help. Cambodia is a global hot spot for the child sex trade. Pedophile sex tourists from around the world make their way to Cambodia to sexually abuse children who have been forced into a life of sex slavery oftentimes by their own mothers. Poverty is rampant and somehow the selling of children as sexual commodities has been so normalized that parents see it as a legitimate way to make money. They take their daughters to the hospital to obtain virginity certificates and then force their daughters, who are still children, to have sex for money. Can you imagine having your own mother traffic you? How alone and betrayed you would feel?Continue Reading >
Nominations for awards season have officially begun, staring with yesterday's SAG awards nods and continuing with the announcement of this year's Golden Globes honorees today! Tons of amazing actors have been nominated for their outstanding work, whether in a film or on the small screen, and I'm happy to say that some of my favorite Latino stars made the cut this year as well!Continue Reading >
A man was cleaning out his mother's house after her death when he discovered something that made him run out screaming. According to a maintenance worker at the mobile park where the lady had lived, the man said he'd found something very weird inside a foot locker. After calling the police, it was determined that the gruesome discovery were the skeletal remains of two infants!Continue Reading >
El 12 de Diciembre es un día muy especial para los latinos y en especial los mexicanos ya que representa el Día de una de las mujeres más queridas por el país, quien es la Virgen de Guadalupe.
El pueblo se une en peregrinaciones, le cantamos las mañanitas en la Villa y la festejamos como a ninguna otra para que nos cuide y como sólo los mexicanos podemos hacerlo, es con una fiesta.
My girlfriends and fam always look forward to my Christmas gifts. That's because every year I surprise them with amazing stocking stuffers--beauty products to be exact! I find these gifts to be the best gifts for them and for my pocket. They wind up being the least expensive and what girl wouldn't be happy with a set of nail polishes, lip glosses, and sweet smelling body washes?Continue Reading >
On June 15, 16-year-old Ethan Couch killed four pedestrains while driving drunk in Texas. On the horrible night when youth pastor, Brian Jennings; Hollie and Shelby Boyles; and Breanna Mitchell were run over by Couch in his pickup, the teen's blood alcohol level was more than three times the legal limit for an adult. He admitted to being the driver and evidence he had stolen beer from a Walmart in Burleson when he and his friends got into his truck to go to another store. That's when he plowed into four innocent people.
Guess how much jail time he got?Continue Reading >
Mamás al fin, estamos entrenadas para pensar siempre en los demás. Los regalos de Navidad de nuestros hijos. Lo que vamos a cocinar para la cena de Navidad. La ropa que se pondrán nuestros niños para lucir lindos ahora que vienen los abuelos. Los regalos para él. Y nosotras, bien gracias. Así que no sufras más que tengo la solución perfecta para nosotras.Continue Reading >
It is official, I am surely going to hell. I have been having impure thoughts about priests. Yes! I am having naughty thoughts about curas. My abuela must be tossing in her grave, but I will tell you what, if I showed her pictures of these priests she would totally understand. Did you know that since 2004 there has been a yearly Calendario Romano that is a 12-month calendar, which features pictures of what can only be described as model-worthy papacitos? I'm sorry, I can't help myself, I'm only human.Continue Reading >
Tashawna Caldwell was hysterical when police arrived at her home in South Texas on Sunday and found she had stabbed her almost 2-year-old son to death with a kitchen knife. Her older sister and her 7-month-old son, whom Caldwell had also hurt in the vicious attack, were barricaded in a bedroom. Caldwell was arrested and charged with capital murder, which makes the 26-year-old mom eligible for the death penalty.
But what caused her to commit such a brutal act?Continue Reading >