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Anyone Super Close To Their Mom Will Relate To These Advantages

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It’s cool to have ~normal~ best friends and all, but when you’re from a tight-knit Latinx family, the lines between friend and family get blurred a lot. While many of us have grown up with our primos as our besties, there are special things that happen when your mami is not your mom, but also your BFF.

She is never be upset when you call…

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CREDIT: The B From Apartment 23 / ABC

…In fact, she’s trilled which is a little odd considering most of your friends don’t answer right away. She’s probably the only friend you can call without getting an eyeroll when they see your number pop up on caller ID.

Her honesty is sometimes a little too harsh.

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CREDIT: credit: X-Factor/FOX/ wigglegif

While your friends might always try to make you feel extra cute, mami will not hold back if she thinks you ate too many plates of food or your new haircut looks ridiculous.

But the advice she gives is ?.


Makes sense though. We’re talking years of experience here and she’s usually right about eeeeeverything.

She gives you more engagement on your social media posts than your pretentious bestie ever would.


While your other BFFs might keep it chill and not post those unflattering photos, mami will be all up on social media telling everyone how beautiful her niña/o is – even on those unflattering photos.

You have your own personal fortune teller.

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CREDIT: credit: Jane The Virgin/CW/ONTD

Her visions and ideas about what will happen are usually really scary and terrifyingly on point.

The best life hacks you learn from her.

I mean, you’re learning from the expert here.

She never fails to send you some very elaborate emoji text stories.

lol #momtext

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What is it about parents when they first discover emojis?!?

When you need gaudy jewelry for your girls night out, you know where to turn.

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CREDIT: credit: YouTube/Prince Royce

Mami doesn’t mess with H&M. This oro is the real deal and doesn’t stain your neck or your clothes.

You learn supreme chisme skills from the GOAT.

Better than any detective, she picks up on clues, pieces the story together and tells it faster than any auctioneer.

And when you go on a mommy-and-me date, chances are you won’t have to pull out your card.

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CREDIT: credit: Late Night Stephen Colbert/ CBS/ YouTube

Mamis love to treat their babies, but if you do owe her, she will never let you forget that you owe your life to her.

When you’re not feeling your best, there isn’t a single thing she can’t find a cure to.


While your non-mom BFF might bring you over some TheraFlu, momma has got la sopita and herbs ready.

And face it, you will probably grow up to be just like her.


…so it’s kinda cool you get a glimpse into your future. It’s going to happen eventually.


READ: Things We Hate to Admit Mami was Right About

Is your mami your best friend? What are some of your favorite things about your relationship? Let us know!

These Prom Proposals Are Getting More And More Extreme Every Year

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These Prom Proposals Are Getting More And More Extreme Every Year

Trying to find a date to prom and then having work up the courage to ask that person to prom, can be the hardest, most nerve-wracking thing ever…especially when you have to match up against some super extravagant prom proposals. If you thought a single flower and note was enough to ask someone to prom, think again…

It’s prom season once again, and these promposals seem to be getting more and more extreme every year.

https://twitter.com/_joesfina/status/842819187953213440


He really did just show up to his school on a horse…with a live band following him. Horse and carriage? More like horse and banda.

Seriously, these guys are setting the bar super high.

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Literally, super high.

And they’re definitely being creative about it.

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Soooo cute.

But of course, none of these prom proposals would be possible without friends like these:

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#MVP

…or friends like these:


Special shoutout to all of the promposal friends and helpers out there, your poster holding skills are very much appreciated.

From Disney-inspired, “Beauty and the Beast”…

https://twitter.com/Karenjimenezz_/status/849026627300229121


All she’s missing is a yellow gown.

 …to Disney inspired, “High School Musical.”


This kid really had his head in the game.

These teenagers are taking romance to a whole other level.

https://twitter.com/qtslv/status/856595849215827968


You would think she was actually getting engaged.

But just in case some balloons and flowers weren’t enough, here’s an added little something.

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This is perfect.

And even though all of these promposals are suuuuper CHEESY?…

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“You’re ‘hot’ and I’m ‘ready’, so lets be hot and ready at prom.”

…they’re all super adorable and fun to watch.

https://twitter.com/jenny_alvarezcx/status/851986412375289856


This is the sweetest promposal ever. #bestfriendgoals

READ: 11 Quinceañera Photoshoots That Are Way Over The Top


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