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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.

Who Is Jhay Cortez?
Latin American Music Awards 2019 Rehearsal Photos and Video
How Telemundo's El Señor de los Cielos Has Improved
Kelsey Martinez is Stepping Up Her Community's Game
El Señor de los Cielos Season 7 Sneak Peek
CNCO Drop New EP and Hot Music Video With Manuel Turizo
Mau y Ricky, Nicky Jam "Bota Fuego" Music Video
Juan Magán, Ana Mena, Rangel, and Yago "Ahora Me Toca" Video
"The Poet X" Writer Elizabeth Acevedo Interview
Alex Meneses's Hollywood Career and Hispanic Heritage
Elizabeth Acevedo "Clap When You Land" Book Cover Reveal
Juntos We Shine Podcast Talent Elizabeth Acevedo Interview
Maluma 11:11 Tour Review
Ulta Beauty Fall Gorgeous Hair Event Beauty Steals
Phil Hernandez Wants to Bring Latin Heritage to His District
Hispanic Heritage Month: Jesse & Joy Reflect on Latin Music
Juntos We Shine Podcast Talent Interview Kelsey Martinez
Natalie Martinez Represents Strong Latina Female Characters
Raul Peñaranda Gets Personal For Hispanic Heritage Month
Pedro Capó Talks New Challenges in La Reina de la Canción
Maluma Interview For Hispanic Heritage Month
Back to School Makeup Look by Laura Sanchez
Stories From the Latinx Community
Jackie Cruz Hispanic Heritage Month Interview
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds