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Maria G. Valdez

Lead Editor, POPSUGAR Latina

Maria was born and raised in Dominican Republic, where she began her career in journalism. After moving to New York, she worked for a leading Latinx online publication before transitioning to POPSUGAR. She's passionate about her dog Phoebe, health, living a balanced life, body positivity, and is a proud Latina. She teaches Zumba for fun and loves a good karaoke!

Latest Posts by Maria G.

Why I Don't Like Cheek Kissing Upon Meeting Someone
J Lo Wasn't Snubbed at the Oscars Nominations
Do Latinx Have To Speak Spanish?
Reshaping My Latina Identity Away From Stereotypes
The Best Answer You Can Give When Someone Asks "Y El Novio?"
Supermodel Holiday Picks
Paulina x Bianca Lip Gloss Trio Packed With Mexican Flavour
Ricky Martin, Residente, and Bad Bunny at Latin Grammys 2019
Latin Grammys: Juanes Person of the Year Performance
Latin Grammys 2019 Opening Number
Vicente Fernández at Latin Grammys With Son and Grandson
Latin Grammys 2019 Red Carpet Photos
Marc Anthony Latin AMAs Performance, José José Tribute
Becky G Latin AMAs 2019 Performance Photos and Videos
Latin AMAs 2019 Red Carpet Fashion
Raul Peñaranda Gets Personal For Hispanic Heritage Month
J Balvin and Bad Bunny 2019 MTV VMAs Performance Video
Rosalia and J Balvin's Acceptance Speech At MTV VMAs 2019
Latinx Celebs at MTV VMAs 2019 Red Carpet
Bianca de la Garza In Glo We Trust Beauty Collection
Best Rosalia Manicures
Eugenio Derbez To Receive Hispanic Heritage Award
Latinx Nominated For MTV VMAs 2019
Premios Juventud 2019 Red Carpet Photos
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds