I’m sure you all tuned in for the Presidental Election results on Tuesday night. No matter who you voted for, one thing is clear – Latinos/as and women were a force to be reckoned with! Latinos went to the polls in record numbers and President Obama’s re-election wouldn’t have been possible without those two demographics. Now that you’ve been reminded of your power as a Latina and as a woman, get out there and fight for the causes you’re passionate about. Now is the time!
• Carmen of Viva Fashion will be hosting a holiday shopping event in Miami with David’s Bridal on Tuesday, November 13th from 5pm-8pm. There will be personal styling to help you find the perfect holiday look + giveaways.
• Carmen of Viva Fashion was also chosen as a winner of the “Next Generation Latina” award by LATINA Magazine and MasterCard. The award recognizes Latinas who embrace their roots, while giving back to the community.
• Lowes Home Improvement has invited blogueras to their Ideas Creativas Event in Miami this week with celebrity host Evette Ríos. Invited Latina bloggers include: Rory of Mamá Contemporanea, Yolanda of Cuponeando, Denise of Ahorros Para Mamá,Silvia of Mama Latina Tips, Yolanda of Sassy Mama in LA, Maybelline of Naturalmente Mama, Uknown Mami of Unknown Mami, Brenda of Mejorando Mi Hogar, Rachel of The Digital Latina, Lisa of New York Chica, Dariela of Mami Talks, Vanessa of De Su Mama on behalf of SpanglishBaby, Kathy of Crafty Chica, Denise of Pear Mama, Ruby of Growing Up Blackxican, Migdalia of Latina on a Mission, Leanette of Teach me 2 save, Helena of Pink Guayoyo, and Laura of ChicaNOL.
• Sandra of Mama Noticias has been invited to attend Disney’s Resort and Recreation Media Tour at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, FL from November 5 – 10.
Okay Latinas, ¿qué pasa con ustedes? What have you been up to? Do you have exciting noticias about yourself or one of our amigas? We want to know about it! E-mail us with the latest happenings in our Latina community and links to stories that feature our fellow blogueras. We may share it here on Latina Bloggers Weekly Round-up next week!