Maria was born and raised in Dominican Republic, where she began her career in journalism covering human interest stories, entertainment, beauty and wellness for a national magazine. She moved to New York City to study Musical Theatre, but went back to journalism after graduating in an attempt of becoming the Latina Carrie Bradshaw. She has an unhealthy obsession with JLo and claims to be Sofia Vergara’s long-lost daughter, and has tried a crazy amount of treatments to keep looking young. She became a Zumba instructor for fun.

Lent

10 Things To Try During Lent Other Than Fasting

Lent is the forty-day period before Easter, excluding Sundays, in which Christians follow obligatory rules for fasting, spiritual recognition and repentance. Here are other ways to make your Lent meaningful too.
Valentine's Day

8 Sweet Poems For The Man You Love On Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day is almost here and even if your valentine isn’t normally one for romantic poetry, everyone gets a bit sappy when struck with cupid’s arrow. Discover 8 poems that express your true feelings of love and admiration.