Gina Attina falls from a second story window and injures her head. A doctor, his assistant, and a nurse attend to her wounds at the local hospital. A miracle is performed by Saint Martha for the most devoted Gina Attina in March 1948. Oil on tin, 1948. Courtesy Giuseppe Maimone Editore, Catania and Mario Alberghina.
If you've ever browsed the #LatinasBeLike hashtag on Instagram, Tumblr or Twitter, then you know the prevailing opinion on the Internet about Latinas: that we're crazy girlfriends who will stab you, run you over, then bandage your wounds and cook you some dinner. Certainly that's not true of all Latinas (c'mon, stereotypes, people), but we can't help but laugh over those among us who do act like they live in a freakin' telenovela. Below, see 11 "Latinas Be Like" memes that are too real:
Oaxaca - Also known as Queso Oaxaca, Asadero or Quesillo is a Mexican name for a semi-soft, white, string-type, Hispanic-style cheese made from cow's milk. Belonging to the pasta filata family, similar to a Mozzarella, Oaxaca is a stretched curd cheese, kneaded and sold in long ropes gently wound in balls. One of the artisanal cheeses, Oaxaca has savory mellow buttery flavor and is a great melting cheese.
Nopal cactus, native to the United States and Central America, exhibits many natural medicinal effects. Nopales can help with diabetes, lower blood sugar levels and offer other health benefits, according to a report in the HighBeam Encyclopedia by professor of nutrition Winston F. Craig, Ph.D. The Nopal cactus’ ability to lower blood sugar has been …
Julio Reyes "Head Winds (detail)" Julio Reyes is another painter of the female . This time fully clothed, in tense solitude and against warm but bleak environments. He lives in No. California with wife Candice Bonhannon, another artist. Some interesting techniques on copper as a support.