Autism: The Spectrum in the Latinx Community

Autism: The Spectrum in the Latinx Community

Latinx children are often diagnosed with Autism or ASD 2.5 years later than white non-Latinx children, even though many Hispanics do meet the symptoms criteria to be diagnosed. Why is that?
abril 01, 2022 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
3 Empowering Women you should know about!

3 Empowering Women you should know about!

As we get closer to International Women’s day, we thought that we could remind you of a few boss women that we know who are paving the way!
marzo 04, 2022 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
LATINX POR VIDA

LATINX POR VIDA

Have we learned a lot this month? Did you find a new creator to obsess over or a new Latinx brand to try? Have you learned something new about the Latinx community and the colorful culture that we share? We hoped that you did!
octubre 13, 2021 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
The importance of Latinx LGBTQ+ Writers (Cemetery Boys)

The importance of Latinx LGBTQ+ Writers (Cemetery Boys)

At MIJA Pride month is every month. We love celebrating our brothers, sisters, and nonbinary babes within the LGBTQ+ community.
julio 05, 2021 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
7 Mujeres that Made Moves!

7 Mujeres that Made Moves!

It is International Women’s Month and we are here to celebrate our ladies, bellas, theys & thems, our mamas, our Amigas, and ourselves. It is a new age where we are able to be proud to be strong independent jefas making our way through the world and taking up space!
marzo 17, 2021 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
Thank a Black Woman!

Thank a Black Woman!

Since it is February, we are seeing a lot of Valentine’s day related content.  Love is in the air and it should be very much celebrated. We also have another thing that we should be celebrating which is Black History month.

febrero 12, 2021 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
Indigenous Heritage Month

Indigenous Heritage Month

As we get closer to the holiday season, we want to celebrate and bring awareness to our ingenuous friends and family. Since the best things come in threes, here are three categories of books, businesses, and artists. 
noviembre 13, 2020 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos

On November first and second is when  some of us in the Latinx community celebrate the Day of the Dead or as we know it, Dia de los Muertos. It is a holiday that is celebrated in Mexico and throughout Latin America, where the living are able to reunite with their loved ones who have passed. 
octubre 27, 2020 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
8 Tips for being successful

8 Tips for being successful

We know how important it is to feel and be successful but a lot of people don't tell us how to get there. We have compiled a list of actions you can take when preparing yourself on the road to success.
octubre 02, 2020 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera
3 Must Read Books Written by Latinx Writers

3 Must Read Books Written by Latinx Writers

As the publishing industry is trying to get more diverse, we at Yas Mija thought we can show you all some amazing must-read books by Latinx writers.
agosto 14, 2020 — Sabrina Cabrera Rivera