Lisa Vidal is recognized by millions as “Kara Lynch” from BET’s Being Mary Jane or most recently “Mari Garcia” in The Baker and the Beauty. However, others have been seeing her on screen for decades in shows like Chicago PD, Southland, Rosewood, Boston Legal, The Division, ER, and Third Watch, the list is long and … More AW Empowerment Series: Actress, Lisa Vidal Tells AW how She is Living Her Best Life
Meeting amazing and empowering women is one of my favorite aspects of building a community. We have the power to inspire each other by sharing stories of pain, success, failure, joy, love and sadness. Each tale offers a fresh perspective at any given time. Sometimes our experience can prove helpful to another woman seeking hope. … More Doubting Your Potential for Greatness? This Podcast is For You!
Have you ever felt inspired by someone’s life? Has anyone you know been devastated by a traumatic or life-changing event then turned around to create an amazing life? Are you an example of what is possible when life forces you to sink or swim? Kellie Ann is a woman that has been strengthened by her … More Beautifully Inspired Badass Life
A Latin American favorite likely to have originated in South America, the pineapple is a tropical fruit that wears a crown and stands tall. The royal fruit was the inspiration for the name of this thriving female community of empowered Latinas. Pineapple Women was started to inspire others to open their minds, share stories, motivate … More PineApple Women Rock!
An open discussion about mortality is intimidating, sometimes too real to ponder. I imagine that being on the opposite side of a thriving life is scary. Getting the news you are dying and there’s nothing you can do about it has to be crippling. Can you visualize living with a death sentence? Who would you … More Nikki Boyer Offers Her Thoughts on New Podcast that Women Should Listen To!
The journey as an author has given me a chance to connect with some amazing women. Working with BELatina News provides an opportunity to write articles that take me out of my comfort zone, inspiring me as a professional and a woman. In this week’s article, I interviewed Summer-Joy “SJ” Main Munoz, a 2nd generation Latina … More Amazing News!
Female friendships provide many benefits. Having a strong ally on our side can help us through some of the most challenging times in our lives. Girlfriends get us to see straight when our thinking gets a bit foggy. The gift of sharing the same gender allows us to understand each other in ways men cannot. … More The Wine and Chisme (Gossip)
Jennifer Barreto-Leyva is the Editor-in-Chief of Belleza XL magazine and host of Conversaciones con Jen Podcast. The successful lawyer and journalist crushed the stereotypes many of us have become accustomed to seeing when she broke barriers as a Plus Size top model. Jennifer is based in Caracas, Venezuela, the first Latina Plus Model has been … More Have You Listened to “Conversations with Jen”?
Do you consider yourself fierce, a badass and confident woman who owns her life? It wasn’t long ago when the thought of that woman was elusive to me. The idea that not only could I be myself but find self-acceptance was difficult to imagine. Spending much of my life settling for less than I deserved, … More Fierce Women Rising
The idea of being a mother in my 20’s was unfathomable. I always had a desire to build a stable life before considering starting a family. My mother’s generation was less focused on careers due to social pressures in the 1970s. Women were expected to marry and have a family almost immediately after the wedding. … More Should You Freeze Your Eggs?