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Meet Lizzie Velasquez: Latina YouTuber Who’s Focused on Positivity
Lizzie Velasquez has a rare condition that prevents her from gaining weight, but she’s not letting the name-calling hold her back.
Actress Katherine Castro on Her Hispanic Heritage: “It’s who I am”
Latina actress Katherine Castro vividly remembers the day she became a U.S. citizen. The Dominican Republic-born star had worked hard to get citizenship and didn’t plan to get emotional.
Feel Free to Play Around at Play Fair
After finding success in its first year, Play Fair — an event designed and dedicated to celebrating all forms of play — will be heading to three cities in 2019.
Female U.S Tennis Players Are Dominating the Sport, Paving a Way for a Bright Future
With a host of talented players working their way toward the top of the sport, U.S. women’s tennis is perfectly positioned to continue to serve up success.
Popular Cake Maker Chelsey White Talks Owning a Home-Baking Business
Chelsey White is known for her elaborate cakes, which she makes at home and then posts about on Instagram and YouTube.
Meet Louboutina, the Hugging Dog
Mediaplanet sat down with Cesar Fernandez-Chavez to chat about his six-year-old golden retriever — a pup whose habit for hugging is melting hearts around the world.
Serena Williams: The Beauty of Women in Sports
Professional athlete and fashion icon Serena Williams, who sets records and serves power shots on the tennis court, is now setting a new standard of beauty and strength for women.
Deborah Joy Winans On Her Popular TV Series & Why Every Month Is Black History Month
Deborah Joy Winans tells Mediaplanet why her show “Greenleaf” is so important to her and what’s missing when we talk about black history.
“Sully” Pilots the Airline Industry Into the Future of Health and Safety
An instant may have transformed Captain Sullenberger into an American hero, but the pilot has devoted a lifetime to keeping airline passengers safe and secure
Sexy, Strong and Confident: Latina Leading Lady Gina Rodriguez
Starting out, “Jane the Virgin” star Gina Rodriguez didn’t fit Hollywood’s skinny standards.
Manny the Frenchie’s Mom Shares Pet Care Tips for All Pups
Mediaplanet caught up with Amber Chavez, dog mom to Manny the Frenchie, about what it’s like to have an Instagram-famous pet in the family.
Andrew Zimmern Is Discovering the World One "Bizarre" Meal at a Time
He may be known for his broad and brave palate, but the TV personality says that eating local cuisine is about more than adventurous eating — it’s a key part of learning about new cultures.
How the Property Brothers Celebrate the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
The Property Brothers, Jonathan and Drew, discuss top tips on boosting winter home efficiency and share what makes their holidays special.
Olympian Ashley Caldwell Speaks Up on How She Strives for the Best
The skier looks back on her award-winning career so far and offers advice about competing with the boys and bouncing back from a break.
The Mom of Celeb Kitty Nala Encourages Everyone to Adopt
Most pets don’t have a million plus followers on Instagram, but they all have the power to bring endless joy to our lives. Here’s why you should consider adoption.
Brandon McMillan: Training Rescues, Unleashing New Rewards
We asked the veteran trainer and producer of the hit show “Lucky Dog” what keeps him going after so many dog years, and about his tips for potential owners considering adoption.
Mario Batali Dishes About His Lakeside Michigan Getaway
Chef Mario Batali gets candid about why he has been summering on Lake Michigan for 17 years.
Real Estate Guru Guides a New Generation Into the World of Homeownership
Under 35 and thinking about buying a home? According to CNBC’s Diana Olick, you should consider these important questions and factors first.
Genevieve Gorder’s Tips on Designing a Stylish, Kid-Friendly Home
Designing a safe house without sacrificing style isn’t as tough as it may seem, as interior design expert Genevieve Gorder explains.
Rachael Ray’s Tips for a Tailgate Touchdown
The celebrity chef shares her tips for preparing both classic and healthy meals perfect for the big game.
Meet the Filmmakers Making a New Case for Healthy Lifestyles
Producer-directors James Colquhoun and Laurentine ten Bosch set the scene for modern nutrition, and the potential for food to revolutionize traditional health care.
5 Tips to Host a Fumble-Free Tailgate Party
Think you put the “great” in “tailgating?” These insider tips will push you that extra mile, stretching your grill skills so that the food you serve is an unforgettable part of the big game.
Jose Bautista: Playing to Win, Playing for Pride
MLB outfielder Jose Bautista could have skipped college for a straight shot into the big leagues. So why didn’t he?
A Tailgater’s Guide to This Fall’s Biggest College Matchups
Intrastate rivalries, setting the record straight on last season’s upset—whatever the storyline, this year’s college football schedule is ripe with must-watch matchups.
Why Aaron Donald Was Secretly the NFL’s Best Player in 2015
You may think you know who was football’s most impactful player last year, but a fuller roundup of the season’s stats tells a surprising story.
7 Master Tailgaters Dish Their Favorite Pre-Game BBQ Tips
Whether you’re in the kitchen or warming up in the parking lot, there’s always a play to improve your pregame cooking. From safety and faster clean-up tips to the power of Sunday shrimp, here are tips and tricks for members of the National Barbecue & Grilling Association.
Gronk’s Positivity Powers More Than His Effort on the Field
Many people know him as the superstar tight end for the New England Patriots, but Gronk is much more than an iconic football player.
How the Property Brothers Make Themselves at Home
Jonathan and Drew Scott of HGTV’s Property Brothers provide their best advice for those on the market for a new home.
From Bunny Ears to Mobile Streaming: The Future of Sports Spectatorship
Years ago, technology brushed away the haze of standard broadcasts to bring us games in high resolution, with more detail than ever before. But the future of TV looks even brighter—literally.
One Driver Refuses to Let Celiac Take the Wheel
Eighty-three percent of people with celiac disease are undiagnosed or misdiagnosed. That’s a figure one driver with the disease is rushing to illuminate to NASCAR’s wide audience.
5 Tips for a Safer Holiday Toy Haul
Leave room in your shopping cart for items that fit my short list of fun yet safe toys for the kids.
How to Keep Your Kids Safe on a Family Vacation
It's not as hard as you would think to play it safe with your kids while on a family holiday, even in today's troubled world.
Are You Living Summer on the Wave?
It's almost summer, which can only mean one thing — boating season is just around the corner, pushing you to broaden your horizons and fulfilling your sense of adventure.
Sofia Vergara: More Than a Leading Lady
America knows her from the ABC sitcom “Modern Family.” According to the Colombian mother, entrepreneur and actress, relating to her breakout character, Gloria, comes from a personal passion for Hispanic culture.
How Chef Leticia Keeps Cooking Healthy and Flavorful
The beloved chef shares why a Type 2 diabetes diagnosis doesn’t mean a life without flavor.
Curvy Doesn't Mean Unhealthy: Ashley Graham Takes On Her Critics
The plus-size model, body activist and founder of ALDA dishes about how others can feel comfortable with their own bodies.
Apartment Campfire: A Blissful S’mores Recipe to Make Indoors
It’s National S’mores Day! Celebrate this special food holiday in the comfort of your own apartment.
Home Field Advantage: Best 5 Cities for NFL Fans
When it comes to brewskis, wieners and foam fingers, these five cities do it best.
Measuring the Impact of Daily Fantasy Sports
With a growing number of players, prize pools and media partnerships, fantasy sports are on course to change the way fans consume sports entirely.
Mompreneur Rosie Pope Lends Advice to New Parents
The celebrity designer and maternity concierge is changing the way women shop for maternity clothing.
Tailgating 101: Sizzling Tips for the Ultimate Tailgating Experience
Welcome back, football fans, to one of your favorite times of the year—tailgating season.
Know Your Cat: Jackson Galaxy’s Advice for Pet Parents
The host of Animal Planet’s hit show ”My Cat From Hell” Jackson Galaxy weighs in on the best ways for owners to care for their feline friend.
Bottoms Up: Harnessing Tequila’s Full Potential
Tequila, rich in cultural tradition and quality; a synonym of Mexico, and a mixologist staple that’s here to stay.
Party in the Parking Lot: 6 Tips to Tailgate Like A Pro
Now that summer is right around the corner, follow these tips to be sure your event is the ultimate success.
Every Dog Has Its Day: How Hot Doug Crafts the Perfect Hot Dog
Founder of Chicago’s infamous "Sausage Superstore and Encased Meat Emporium" finds the perfect recipe for success.
Cast Your Line: How to Fish for a Lifetime of Fun
Every fisherman dreams of the big catch. Fishing is a great activity that can be done at any age.
5 Things to Help You Better Embrace Hispanic Culture
Join the 25th anniversary celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and learn more about the culture
Culture You Can Taste: An Inside Look At Hispanic Spices
Hispanic cuisine varies from country to country, region to region, and family to family. The one thing that does unite all of these varying tastes and flavors is its ability to unite by bringing people of all races, ethnicities, and socio-economic backgrounds together.
Barbara Corcoran: Find Your Foundation
Barbara Corcoran, investor on ABC’s hit show Shark Tank, explains how to navigate the murky waters of real estate.
How to Win Big in Vegas: 5 Gambling Tips
We’ve got the insider tips the house doesn’t want you to know. Follow this advice to improve your odds of winning big.
Jordana Brewster Discusses the Importance of Safe Driving
Fans of “The Fast and the Furious” star Jordana Brewster might think she’s a car girl. In reality, the actress, who grew up in New York City, didn’t get her driver’s license until her breakout role required it.
Actress Dascha Polanco Faces Her Struggle with Body Image Head On
The “Orange Is the New Black” star opens up about her “constant battle” with body image, sharing tips on overcoming negativity to create a healthy outlook.
The Property Brothers Share 5 Key Tips for New and Aspiring Homeowners
Buying or renovating a home might not be as simple as it looks on TV, but Drew and Jonathan Scott want everyone to know that it’s within reach. Keep these simple tips in mind, and you’ll start your journey with confidence.
Survivorman’s Les Stroud Shares Tips for Successful and Safe Adventures
If anyone knows how to avoid outdoor dangers, it's "Survivorman" host Les Stroud. But this adventurous TV personality’s top tips for safe exploring may surprise you.
Prep Your Pup For the Plane With Tips From Doug the Pug
Thanks to an international fanbase, this Insta-famous pooch knows his way around an airport. His mom lets you know how you can transform your dog into jetsetter, too.
Take a Bite Out of Holiday Shopping With This Pet Gift Guide
Don’t forget, pet parents — your furry family members want presents, too. From teacups to giants and Fidos to felines, we’ve got a great gift for every pet on your list.
“Bachelorette” JoJo Fletcher on Buying Properties, When to DIY and More
JoJo Fletcher from “The Bachelorette” sheds some light on home renovation, flipping homes and her tips and tricks for making the most of her time and money.
Rita Moreno: The Pride of Puerto Rico on Food, Family and Film
Rita Moreno, award-winning actress and proud Puerto Rico native, isn’t slowing down. The 86-year-old currently stars in the Netflix series, “One Day at a Time,” playing a Latina grandma.
Singer and Activist Ruben Blades Wants to Unify the Hispanic Community for a Stronger Future
Domenika Lynch, the president of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, says, “[the Latino-American community's] heritage, professional and economic contributions, more than $1.7 trillion purchasing power, fuel the American economy.” Ruben Blades agrees.
Deborah Joy Winans on the Many Faces, Shapes and Sizes of Diversity
Deborah Joy Winans is using the platform she’s gained as an actress to promote racial and cultural diversity.
Jorge Ramos: Standing Up to Trump and Celebrating Hispanic Culture
The Univision anchor and author of "Stranger" has hope for the future and immigrants.
Why “Broad City” Star Ilana Glazer Wants to Talk Sex
Comedian Ilana Glazer is using her Comedy Central show to break the ice and shatter taboos about talking about sex issues.
Why Hamlet the Piggy Is a Real-Life Star
Melanie Garcia, Hamlet's owner, explains how her companion has given her a new outlook.
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