Johanna Torres

As Editor-in-Chief of MamásLatinas, I am most excited to be a part of a talented team that is vibrant with ideas. Having been raised (in Puerto Rico) as one of five children in a home that seemed to be always awake and in full motion, I'm your typical juggling mom: after work every day and on weekends it's back on high gear running from here to there with my three amazing kids (ages 20, 18 and 12). I'm a hopeless romantic who enjoys photography, is crazy about shoes, and LOVES to travel!

I know I'm Latina when...

fashion, food and music to me have to be colorful, spicy and loud!

Johanna's Latest Posts

Fat burning green smoothie (RECIPE)


This cucumber, apple and cilantro green smoothie is my favorite! I love the flavor, but also the way I feel after I've had it for breakfast or lunch. It's nothing short of a miracle drink, high in antioxidants and fiber, good for my inmune system and my digestive system too. The ingredients in this smoothie also help you burn fat. Try it and let me know how you like it!  

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Pineapple and cinnamon tea GREAT for weight loss (RECIPE)

Pineapples are delicious. They also aid in digestion and are known to help prevent infections in the throat and mouth. Pineapples are considered one of the world's healthiest foods, and because of their high water content, they make you feel full and are incredibly satisfying. This pineapple tea is perfect for those of us looking to shed those few extra pounds. Try this easy recipe and tell me how it goes! 

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Khloe Kardashian luce cintura de avispa + 7 increíbles tips para reducir la tuya también

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Kim Kardashian no es la única reina de las fajas en su familia. Khloe Kardashian también luce una cinturita tan diminuta como la de su hermana. Para ella el waist training es clave. Si tú también quieres reducir el talle, aquí te paso algunos tips de las celebridades, así como de Rubén Soto, Director Ejecutivo de HourGlass Angel. 

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Mexican watermelon agua fresca, light and refreshing as can be (VIDEO)


Tell me this doesn't just make your mouth water: watermelon agua fresca! This Mexican drink is SUPER simple to make and will quench your thirst in no time! This is my version of the classic Mexican drink you can typically buy from street vendors in LA, and I assure you it's an instant hit with family and friends. So hurry up and get yourself a fresh watermelon and blend away. ¡Salud!

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#LunesDeLuz: Mantra para un día positivo

Si por su mala fama los lunes tienden a quitarte las ganas de empezar la semana, escoje tú el camino positivo con mantras que te llenen de optimismo. Éste aquí y lo que encontrarás abajo seguro te ayudarán a llenarte de ganas de seguir adelante...

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