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Jodi Benson & I Talked About All Things ‘The Little Mermaid,’ & It Was Everything

The Little Mermaid is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year! Wow. I’m old af, you guys. One of my earliest and fondest memories is from when my dad took me to see The Little Mermaid, back when it premiered in theaters in 1989. I completely fell in love with Ariel, and to this day can …

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Blushing On: Viva Glam Kay x Reina Rebelde

When the package for the Viva Glam Kay x Reina Rebelde collaboration landed on my doorstep, I screamed with excitement. It was clear that Kay-Lani Martinez, whom we’ve all come to know and love as @Viva_Glam_Kay, wanted to proudly showcase our Puerto Rican culture in the most prominent and beautiful way—and for that I thanked …

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‘The Notebook,’ ‘On My Block’ & Everything Else Coming to Netflix in March

I have a serious love affair with Netflix—as I’m sure many of you do too—so nothing brings me more joy than when that new list of shows and movies drops each month. As we prepare to say goodbye to February, here’s a list of everything coming to Netflix in March—with a few of my personal …

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How to Refresh Your Wardrobe This Spring, According to Celeb Stylist Zerina Akers

Ah, spring. The time of year to renew and refresh everything from your home to your wardrobe. There’s nothing like a closet refresh to make you feel good. All winter long, we’re often bogged down by the weather, wearing mostly dark colors and chunky sweaters. When we start looking to warmer days, it’s also when …

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Remembering My Grandma On What Would Have Been Her 90th Birthday

“There’s nothing more we can do.” Those words pierce your heart like a dagger. Wanting to break down, I had to stay strong for my mother — and for my grandfather, who had no idea he was about to become a widower. Losing my grandma was my biggest heartbreak. See, my abuela molded me into …

My Journey to Self-Love: How I Learned to Embrace the Skin I’m In

Too skinny. Too fat. Why don’t I look like her? She’s so much more successful than I am. These phrases, and so many similar to them, are too often what we tell ourselves. We are constantly finding something wrong when we look in the mirror, or when comparing ourselves to others (stop doing that right …

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JoAnna Garcia Swisher on How She Achieves ‘Me’ Time & Her Favorite Role Ever

I loved JoAnna Garcia Swisher growing up. I remember wanting to be her best friend and becoming a member of “The Midnight Society,” after seeing her as Sam in Nickelodeon’s Are You Afraid of the Dark?. But JoAnna Garcia Swisher is no longer that teen I longed to hang out with — she’s a mom, …