I am participating in a FLUVIP program on behalf of Claritin®. This program is paid for by the Makers of Claritin® and I have received compensation for my participation. All opinions expressed are my own. My furbabies and I headed out this weekend. The weather was perfect. Blue skies with nary a cloud in sight. [...]
New York City
Growing up in Puerto Rico meant that I was able to enjoy, and participate, in parrandas during the holidays. It was one of the highlights of the holidays for me! Parrandas are the Spanish equivalent of caroling in the United States. It’s fun, family oriented fun. And I’m always down for family oriented fun. It’s [...]
We're excited to announce we've partnered with Fandango on a fantastic family movie screening: Cinderella! Readers will be able to register for tickets, on a first come first serve basis. And, one very lucky Latina On a Mission reader has an opportunity to win the VIP treatment, see below. Click here to register to attend [...]
One vote. Yours. Can create real change. Change that can change the lives of women, como tú y yo / like YOU and me. 52,000. That my friends is the approximate number of hours I have worked over the past two decades. I'm sure it's much higher. Why? Because overtime was a lifeline. Overtime, paid for [...]
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.
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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 [...]
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.
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 [...]