New York

New York in Pics: Who’s Your Daddy?

A reader submitted the below “Who’s your Daddy?” picture. It was taken in Washington Heights, NY. Sign of the times? Share your thoughts in a comment! Have an interesting New York photo you want to share? Send it to MsLatina@Latinaonaonamission.com and add New York in Pics in the Subject line.

Dermalogica Academy Spa Services Review

Relax. Unwind. Leave your troubles behind. At the Dermalogica Academy, you can do just that! Under the supervision of a Dermalogica Academy Instructor, skin therapists in training perform skin treatments and waxing services at a fraction of the cost. Hesitant about trusting  an academy? Read Latina On a Mission’s newest contributor, Ivette Hoyos’ review below. […]

EXTREME NYC Parking (Video)

When I first learned how to drive I was terrified to drive in Manhattan. The yellow cabs are BEASTS. They stop short. Swerve at a moments notice and will cut you off to grab a fare! Yet, driving does NOT compare to parking. It doesn’t matter if you live in the Bronx, Brooklyn or Manhattan, […]

CVS Circular For Week 3/4 #CVSlatina #NY

Latina On a Mission readers receive advance notice of sales at CVS/pharmacy. Advance notice is provided so that you can compare the current week with next week’s circular; thereby, getting the best deal possible! Just don’t forget to use coupons to save even more money by clicking on the link below. Click HERE to print […]

A Garden in Times Square

This past week, my Mom, Ms. Latina, gave me the chance to head to Times Squares’ very own Olive Garden with two of my closest friends: Jose and Joyee. After watching a movie and sharing tons of laughter, indulging in “a taste of Italy” was great. The atmosphere of the restaurant was homey, a hard feat to achieve in […]

Wordless Wednesday: Have You Seen This Man?

While walking in Manhattan I noticed a poster asking for information about a man. He looked familiar somehow. Wouldn’t you agree? Below is a close-up.   Have you seen this man? If you have, please let us know in a comment.   Happy WW! Feel free to share your link or comments below.

Run. Jump. Squat. Repeat!

Run. Jump. Squat. Repeat! Run. Jump. Squat. Repeat! BREATHE. The past few weeks have been intense as a Lucille Roberts Ambassador. My body has done things it hasn’t done in ages. Honestly, after my first training session with my Lucille Roberts’ Trainer, I didn’t think I would make it. I was bright red, gasping for […]

Enter to Win Tickets to Beatriz Luengo’s Exclusive Label Release Party (Sponsored by @MiCricket)

I’m excited to bring you a fantastic opportunity to see Beatriz Luengo LIVE in New York City on Wednesday, January 25! The giveaway, on behalf of Muve Music from Cricket Wireless, ends Tuesday, at 11am, EST. The winner must respond by noon to be included on the guest list. Beatriz Luengo’s exclusive label release party […]

The Face Of Gratitude Blessed Me

This week I met gratitude face to face. In the middle of a chaotic week, I learned I had more to offer when I had nothing to give. Like most women, I am constantly juggling my time to accomplish as much as possible in a 24 hour day. I make to do lists, trying to squeeze in […]

Wordless Wednesday: CAUTION Expired Dog Treats

Last week I purchased a slew of dog treats for my puppies. When I went to open one, I noticed the below. Did you notice the expiration date? IT EXPIRED TEN YEARS AGO! Sadly, this is being sold in my neighborhood. I won’t state the name of the store because of privacy issues (Mine, not theirs!) However, […]