It makes me very uncomfortable when people make these types of comments or assumptions about how a Latina is meant to look! We live in a generation that is so different from the past ones. We live in a time of selfies, social media, and internet friends. The music we hear or are surrounded by is a lot more explicit, loud, and lets face it, meaningless than before. What was once a ballad is now trap. Okay this one is total BS.
What is she supposed to be like? Let me tell you why. I love hearing about women who are striving for greatness and accomplishing such amazing things, and they just so happen to be Latinas as well! I love local brands or Latina-owned brands. I am in love with all the cuisine. But just as other types of women have been generalized about and stereotyped in the past, Latinas have it just as hard. So if you are saying any of these, stop. And if you keep hearing the following, educate:.
Mormons have a well-known code of health, called the Word of Wisdom. I am so happy about 'starting' our life together in a few months, but I feel like I am totally setting myself up for disappointment. So we took the kids camping.
Think about what you want in a relationship. You would be her back up plan in case she can't find a guy who is a returned missionary, preferably from a prominent LDS family. They are not God. Give yourself some credit for being attracted to the good side of the Force. I'm sorry you may be hearing a lot of negativity from us. I'd try to see if she will leave the religion, and if not, you should break it off.