Wendy Carrillo

Observations on culture, politics, travel, lifestyle, dating and anything Latino. @wendycarrillo

Gloria Molina Shares a City Council Photo as Throwback Thursday

Supervisor Gloria Molina shared a photo of her Los Angeles City Council days as a #TBT (Throwback Thursday) today. Since Nury Martinez who was elected on Tuesday, a Latina hasn’t been … Continue reading

July 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nury Martinez becomes 1st Latina on Los Angeles City Council in 25 years

After a much anticipated special election, LAUSD School Board Member Nury Martinez has won the seat for Los Angeles City Council District 6 against former State Assemblywoman Cindy Montañez. Martinez … Continue reading

July 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Two Inspirational Females that will Rock Your World

As I browsed the interwebs today, I came across two incredible females that left me speechless and in awe. One is Nada al-Ahdal, an 11yr old girl from Yemen who escaped … Continue reading

July 23, 2013 · Leave a comment

What’s My Type? Smart, Off Course.

I went to an art show recently and got a chance to meet a newly engaged couple. She’s a writer and he was … I forgot, something amazing, I’m sure. … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · 1 Comment

DNC 2012 Recap with Wendy Carrillo

The Democratic National Convention came to a close last week with some rousing speeches from President Barack Obama, President Bill Clinton and First Lady Michelle Obama. To debate the issues … Continue reading

September 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

100 year old Latina Cast Her Vote in Midterms 2010

From my post on The Huffington Post Maria Ester Villanueva Lopez is a stunning figure of grace and style as she poses for a picture as she drops her voting … Continue reading

November 2, 2010 · 1 Comment

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