I am a NYC-based journalist, food writer and digital media expert. I love pop culture, red lipstick and discovering new places. When I'm not at the farmer's market or blogging about my 100 pound weight loss on HealthyLatinFood.com, you can often find me trying to make this whole "sexy cat lady" thing happen.I know I'm Latina when...
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Irina's Latest Posts
Today's the day you've been waiting for: The last day of our 31 Days of Latinas Losing Weight challenge. Are you ready for Tip #31?! First of all, I want to congratulate all of you on a job well done! And now, here's the last thing that you really, REALLY need to know...Continue Reading >
It's the second to last day of our 31 Days of Latinas Losing Weight challenge! You know by now that the important thing, when it comes to losing weight and keeping it off: Healthy eating and exercise. But what do you do if want to keep losing weight? That's what Tip #30 is about!Continue Reading >
It's been almost a whole month since we started our 31 Days of Latinas Losing Weight challenge and I am definitely feeling good about my results. How have you been doing? Have you been exercising a little more? Have you cooked more nutritious meals and even lost a little bit of weight? I sure hope so! Read on for Tip #29 to see how you can keep your results going.Continue Reading >
Happy Monday! How are you feeling after this weekend? Wasn't yesterday's tip about only doing 20 minutes of exercise a GOOD one? I mean, I barely have much more time than that! Well, today's Tip #28 for our 31 Days of Latinas Losing Weight challenge is a little more specific than that. In fact, it has to do with something that you only need to do for ONE day.Continue Reading >
It's the last Sunday (and the last weekend, technically) of our 31 day challenge. Today I know what you're thinking: Ugh, isn't this OVER yet? I know, I know, but you only have a few more days! Let's keep going and keep seeing those pounds drop and stay off. Today's Tip #27 is actually all about exercise--but it'll be the EASIEST exercise that you can ever imagine! Let's go for it.Continue Reading >