Chiquis and Chill

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Get ready to hear Chiquis like never before. In her new podcast, “Chiquis and Chill,” the Latin Grammy winner shares her experience growing up in a famous household, how she’s managed to be so successful in the male-dominated music industry and how she navigates relationships. We’ll also explore health, beauty, entrepreneurship and some spicier topics with special guests.

 


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IVF: My Journey
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Chiquis opens up about her experience with in vitro fertilization (IVF). She gives us details about the procedure, including the cost, how she prepared for it and why she ultimately decided not to go through with it. Chiquis also reveals how her partner Emilio reacted to her decision and why she hasn’t given up on having children quite yet.

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Feb 06, 2023
Introducing: Adelita: Changing the Key
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Adelita Paz is a superstar in the Tejano music world, who gives up the security of her established career, fan base, and brand, to attempt what few Latin music performers have accomplished - becoming a crossover star. But Adelita’s story is not just about a music idol on her way to becoming an even bigger star. It is also about family – the one you are born into and the one you are sometimes forced to create. It is about love and desire, loyalty and betrayal. It is about trusting your instincts to evolve as an artist and as a human being, even if you screw up along the way.

 

Listen here and subscribe to Adelita: Changing the Key on the iHeartRadio app or wherever you get your podcasts!

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Feb 03, 2023
Dear Chiquis: Lessons from Jenni Rivera, My Journey to Self-Love y Perdiendo Amistades Después de Abrir un Negocio
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Welcome back! On today’s episode, we hear from Ducle, Noely, Aaron and Teresa. I answer questions about some of the biggest life lessons from my mom, when I decided to start my self-love journey and a music project I’ve been thinking about. Lastly, I have a heart-to-heart with a listener who is feeling discouraged by unsupportive friends and family.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Feb 01, 2023
The Power of Vision Boards
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We’re well into 2023 and Chiquis is sharing her secrets to make sure this is her best year yet! She begins by telling us about what’s on her vision board and shares how we can create our own. We also learn about her new year’s resolutions and hints at what we can expect from her personal and professional life in the coming months.

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Jan 30, 2023
Dear Chiquis: I’m a Latina in Law School, Working with an Ex and I’ve Lost 100 pounds
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Bienvenidos a Dear Chiquis! Today, we hear from Gisselle, Brenda, Gerardo and Jazmin. I give them advice on everything from staying motivated in male-dominated industries, how to handle working with an ex-boyfriend or girlfriend and how to keep the weight off! I also give you some details about this year’s Abeja Reina Parte II tour.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Jan 25, 2023
Two Songs That Remind Me of my Mom, Jenni
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In this emotional episode, Chiquis breaks down two very special songs: “Paloma Blanca” and “Wind Beneath My Wings.” Not only was “Paloma Blanca” her first single, but it was a song written in response to her late mother Jenni Rivera’s “Paloma Negra.” A refreshed Mariachi version was released on December 9 as an ode to Jenni. Then, we hear about “Wind Beneath My Wings” by Bette Midler. It’s a song that’s comforted Chiquis throughout the years because it was dedicated to her by her mother.

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Jan 23, 2023
Dear Chiquis: I’ve Been Diagnosed with Stage 4 Breast Cancer, Career Advice and When Are You Getting Married?
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Happy Wednesday! Your questions this week made me want to laugh and cry – so thank you for your submissions. First up, a listener diagnosed with breast cancer wants to know what she should leave her kids before leaving this earth. Then, we hear from a woman who’s thinking about trading in her accounting job for teaching. I also talk about some of my life’s hardest challenges and lastly, when are Emilio and I getting married?

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Jan 18, 2023
Jenicka: New Year, New Podcast, New Revelation
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Chiquis welcomes her sister Jenicka Lopez back to the show to discuss a recent bombshell revelation about her biological father. Jenicka talks about why she decided to open up about the topic now, what her family did and didn’t know and the reaction she has received. Chiquis and Jenicka also reveal they’ve had suicidal thoughts and how therapy has helped.

If you or someone you know needs help, reach out to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline by calling or texting 988. The crisis Lifeline is available 24/7 across the United States in English and Spanish.

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Jan 16, 2023
Dear Chiquis: I’m Constantly Arguing with My Best Friend, Did you Ever Think Your Life Would Be This Way?, Help: My Husband is an Alcoholic
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Hola, hola! Tons of great questions this week – as always. We hear from a listener who is trying to salvage her relationship with her best and longest friend. Then, we hear from a listener all the way from Colombia! He asks if I ever imagined my life would be this challenging and what I’ve done to overcome some of those hardships. Lastly, a wife and mother is stuck between a rock and a hard place. Her husband has a drinking problem and she’s debating whether to stay or leave.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Jan 11, 2023
Valuable Lessons after ‘Love is Blind’
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Chiquis sits down with “Love is Blind” alum Nancy Rodriguez to talk about her experience on the popular Netflix reality series. Nancy opens up about why she decided to go on the show, what dating a younger man was really like and the disappointment at the end of her journey. Chiquis and Nancy also discuss how to overcome the pressure to get married and start a family at a young age in the Latino culture and why knowing your worth is the best tool when starting a new relationship.

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Jan 09, 2023
Dear Chiquis: Skincare 101, Becoming a Public Figure and Where Did the Nickname "Chiquis" Come From?
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Hi, everyone! I’m back and I’m answering even more of your questions on “Dear Chiquis.” This week, I talk about must-have products in your daytime skincare routine, I talk about possibly creating a way for my Boss Bees to sing back-up on stage with me, I give a listener real advice on becoming a public figure and I tell you guys the story behind the nickname “Chiquis.”

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Jan 04, 2023
Chiquis is Back!
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It’s officially 2023 and we’re back with an all-new season of Chiquis and Chill! In this episode, we re-cap the tail end of 2022. Chiquis fills us in on what she’s been up to the last couple of months -- including her latest Latin Grammy win, a new Grammy nomination and the end of her Abeja Reina tour. Chiquis also tells us how she marked the ten-year anniversary of the passing of her mother and music icon Jenni Rivera, how her family celebrated the holidays (including a bit of a kitchen faux pas) and what she has in store for the new year.

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Jan 02, 2023
Season Finale: Answering your preguntas!
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We’re wrapping up the very first season of Chiquis and Chill with a Q&A episode! That’s right! Chiquis sits down and answers listener questions on everything from dealing with mean coworkers, the best way to start a new career, exiting abusive relationships, navigating family problems, starting hormone therapy and more!
Thank you to everyone who has tuned in to Chiquis and Chill and Dear Chiquis this season. Nos vemos muy pronto! Besitos. 

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Nov 07, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How Much Should Moms and Dads Contribute to Parenting? I Want to Launch a Skincare Line but Don’t Know Where to Start
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Hello, everyone! This week’s episode is a really great one to round out the season. First, we take a listener question on parenting. Then, I share how I launched my skincare line and where you should start if you’re considering doing the same. Lastly, I share how I nurture my relationship with my siblings.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Nov 02, 2022
Fixing our Lives with Iyanla Vanzant
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Chiquis has a riveting conversation with inspirational speaker, best-selling author, life coach and TV personality Iyanla Vanzant. Iyanla opens up about her childhood, all her different career choices and how she ended up as a famous self-help guru. Chiquis and Iyanla also discuss what it means to be religious, the best way to overcome hardships and we get three tips that could change our outlook on life.

Listen to “The R Spot with Iyanla” on the iHeartRadio app or wherever you get your podcasts.

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Oct 31, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How Can I Salvage a Relationship with My Sister and Nephew? Should I Be Embarrassed to Tell Men I Live with My Parents?
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Hello to all my Boss Bees! I’m so happy to have you here for another episode of Dear Chiquis. Today, I hear from a listener who says her relationship with her sister and nephew has changed dramatically after she decided to put herself first. Then, I talk about why I think honesty is very important – especially when it comes to dating. Lastly, I teach a young listener about the value of compromise.
A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.
Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! And don’t forget to listen to “Chiquis and Chill” every Monday. They’re longer podcast episodes filled with personal stories and interviews with special guests.

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Oct 26, 2022
From Rivales to Amigas with Helen Ochoa
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Chiquis is joined by regional Mexican singer/best friend Helen Ochoa. Chiquis and Helen discuss their very public feud, what really started it and how they were able to work things out. Helen also talks about her career, the difficulties of being a woman in the industry and the importance of supporting and empowering other female artists.

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Oct 24, 2022
Dear Chiquis: Family, Career and Friendship
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Hi guys! We have some really great questions from listeners on this week’s episode of “Dear Chiquis.” First, we hear from a woman who is having some internal struggles with being the eldest siblings. Then, I give my best advice on how to figure out which job is the best fit. Lastly, we’ll talk about how to know when a relationship has run its course.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast!

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Oct 19, 2022
Long Live La Reina with Kate Del Castillo
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This week, Chiquis is joined by legendary actress Kate Del Castillo. Kate talks about her start in the entertainment industry, the bumps on the road along the way and how she’s managed to stay on top for all these years. Chiquis and Kate also discuss a series of other topics including the actress’ activism, why not having children should be normalized and what we can expect from the long-awaited third season of the hit telenovela La Reina Del Sur.

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Oct 17, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How can I get my boyfriend OFF his cellphone? How do I tell my parents I’ve been sexually assaulted?
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Hola, hola and happy Wednesday! This week, I’m answering a range of topics, First, one listeners wants to know how she can get her boyfriend to put his cellphone down. Then, we talk about how to go about forgiving someone. And lastly, I share how to open up about being sexually assaulted.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast!

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Oct 12, 2022
How I Got Custody of Johnny and Jenicka
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Chiquis takes us on an emotional journey as she describes how she got custody of two of her siblings following the untimely death of her mom Jenni. Chiquis shares how she felt when she found out her mom chose someone else to be Johnny and Jenicka’s legal guardian, what it took to reverse that decision and why caring for her siblings remains one of the most important achievements of her life.

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Oct 10, 2022
Dear Chiquis: Tips for Aspiring Singers; How Do I Love Myself After Divorce, Sexual Abuse and more?
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Hello, everyone! This episode of “Dear Chiquis” is jam-packed. First, we hear from a hardworking mother who wants to make healthier lifestyle choices. Then, we hear from one of my Boss Bees who wants to learn how he can keep his vocal cords in tip-top shape. Lastly, we hear from a listener who is trying to cope with her new reality.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast!

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Oct 05, 2022
Freaky with Chiquis and Perez Hilton
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Chiquis welcomes Perez Hilton for a sexy and mature conversation. The two discuss a series of topics, including sex toys, porn and trying new things in the bedroom. Perez opens up about his current sex life and shares a secret that shocks Chiquis. The two also address Perez’s past as a provocateur and he explains what made him change his ways as one of Hollywood’s most controversial figures.

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Oct 03, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How do I learn to love myself? SOS! I need help removing toxic people from my life
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Hello, friends! I’m very excited for this week’s episode of Dear Chiquis. That’s because I’m answering a few questions I have a lot of experience dealing with. First, I answer a question from a listener about how I achieved self-love – and tell you how you can do it, too! Then, I act as a mediator for a listener who is torn about whether she should stay with her partner, even though he doesn’t want kids. Y finalmente, les cuento cómo podemos separarnos de las personas tóxicas.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

Submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast!

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Sep 28, 2022
Latinas on Motherhood and Postpartum Depression
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Chiquis welcomes on-air personality Evelyn Sicairos to discuss having children at a later age, the many forms of postpartum depression and what it all means in our Latino culture. Evelyn explains the pressure she felt to start a family at an early age, why she waited to have her son and why she went to therapy to break the news of her pregnancy to her parents. Evelyn and Chiquis also chat about juggling career, family and why getting older should be celebrated.

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Sep 26, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How do I start my own business? How do I get over a long-term relationship?
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Regresamos con otro episodio! Today, we’re talking about kickstarting your own business and I’m giving you my tips on how to get over a years-long relationship. I know getting over a breakup isn’t easy, so I hope my advice helps you through the healing process. If you need my advice, leave your question for me at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast. See you next week!


A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Sep 21, 2022
Todos Los Topics with Whitney Cummings
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Chiquis welcomes the very funny and always unapologetic Whitney Cummings. The comedian talks about fame, being successful in a male-dominated field and why she believes some women are confusing the difference between empowerment and entitlement. The two also discuss getting older, dating younger men and Whitney shares her egg freezing experience.

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Sep 19, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How to Deal with Racism and Coping with Breakups
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Hola a todos! Today, I’m answering questions about my experience with racism – and what I think you should do if you encounter the same. Then, two listeners tell me they’re having trouble post-breakup and want to know how to re-connect with themselves and move on. 

You can submit your questions for me at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast! 

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Sep 14, 2022
The Rise of ‘Gordita Chronicles’ Star Olivia Goncalves
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Chiquis welcomes Olivia Goncalves, star of the HBO Max comedy series Gordita Chronicles. Olivia shares the crazy story of landing the role of Cucu, the support she’s received from her family and how she heard the news of the show's cancellation. Olivia also talks about getting her first taste of fame, how she dealt with school bullies and what comes next in her young career.

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Sep 12, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How Can I Best Support My Homeless Mother?, Tips for Juggling Motherhood, Work and Entrepreneurship
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Welcome to my new podcast! This week, I’m taking questions from a listener who finds herself at a crossroads with how to support her mother who has been in and out of her life due to unfortunate circumstances. Then, I help a chingona mother realize she’s an inspiration to us all and give her tips on how to prioritize quality time with her kids. Lastly, we hear from an expecting mother who is curious about how to enter this new stage of her life without her mom.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Sep 07, 2022
Growing Up in a Famous Music Household
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Chiquis welcomes Emily Estefan and Gemeny Hernandez, hosts of the My Cultura podcast In Our Own World, to talk about growing up in a famous household. Emily shares her experience being the daughter of power couple Gloria and Emilio Estefan, the impact they’ve had on her career and how she’s grown to embrace the comparisons to her mother. Gemeny talks about what it’s been like dating Emily and becoming part of the Estefan family. Em and Gem also discuss how they came out to their respective families.

Listen to In Our Own World podcast every Wednesday on the iHeartRadio App or wherever you listen to podcasts.

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Sep 05, 2022
Dear Chiquis: Help me find a balance between sisterhood and motherhood, How can I keep my mom’s memory alive?
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This week, I’m answering even more questions from listeners! First, we talk about the tricky balancing act between being a sister and a mother to your siblings. Next, I share what I do to help keep my mom’s memory alive – and how you can do it, too. Then, I give my tips for staying grounded through life’s ups and downs. You can submit your questions at speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast. I’d love to hear from you!

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Aug 31, 2022
Ghosts, Magic and the Paranormal
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Get ready to be put under a spell! Chiquis welcomes José Antonio Badía, host of the podcasts Leyendas Legendarias and Escuela Secreta, to talk about all things paranormal. Chiquis and Jose Antonio trade stories about their run-ins with “ghosts,” what they could really be and the possible explanations. Jose Antonio also tells us how anyone can start practicing magic and recounts the creepiest paranormal experience he’s ever had.

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Aug 29, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How soon is too soon to move on? How can I help my kids cope with sexual abuse?
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Hola! We’re covering a lot of ground in this episode of Dear Chiquis. I answer three questions from listeners – including moving on from a relationship and tips on increasing your sex drive. Then, I open up about what’s helped me move on from sexual abuse.

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Aug 24, 2022
Comida y Cultura with Chef Ariel Fox
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Chiquis has a mouth-watering conversation about food with Chef Ariel Fox from the hit TV show Hell’s Kitchen. Chiquis and Chef Ariel chat about growing up in homes where the stove was always on, innovative recipes, healthy eating and their love for Latin and other foods. Chef Ariel also talks about how she discovered her love for cooking, the different ways her diverse background influences her work and the hurdles of being a woman in a male-dominated industry.

You can get Chef Ariel's new book "Spice Kitchen: Healthy Latin and Caribbean Cuisine" at the links below:

https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/691296/spice-kitchen-by-ariel-fox/

https://www.amazon.com/Spice-Kitchen-Healthy-LatinX-Caribbean/dp/1954220243

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Aug 22, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How to cope with depression, Words of wisdom for our younger selves
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I’m back with another episode of Dear Chiquis! In this episode, I give my tips on what’s worked for me when I’ve struggled with depression. Then, I share what I’d want to teach little Chiquis about love. And last but not least, my advice on how to learn to trust again after being betrayed.
A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Aug 17, 2022
Abortion and Reproductive Rights after Roe v. Wade
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Chiquis hosts a roundtable discussion on the future of reproductive rights, especially in the Latinx community, following the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Joining the conversation are Emily Estefan and Gemeny Hernandez, hosts of the podcast “In Our Own World” and Patty Rodriguez, co-host of the podcast “Out of the Shadows: Children of 86.” It’s a must-listen on a topic that impacts all of us.

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Aug 15, 2022
Dear Chiquis: How Do I Get My Finances in Order?, Help! I Have a Toxic Relationship with My Mother
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In this episode of “Dear Chiquis,” I’m answering two questions that really resonate with me. First, I answer a question from a listener who wants to know how I became better at balancing my checkbook. Then, I share my approach on dealing with a toxic relationship with a close family member. I’ll be answering your questions every Wednesday. Submit yours at Speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast. 

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Aug 10, 2022
Generation Gap: Millennials vs. Gen Zers
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How different is one generation from another? In this episode, Chiquis (millennial) chats with her sister Jenicka and brother Johnny (Gen Zers) about their views on a variety of topics ranging from marriage to monogamy, and having children, vaping, marijuana and influencers versus celebrities.

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Aug 08, 2022
Dear Chiquis: Letting Go, Should We Forgive Cheaters?
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In my first episode of “Dear Chiquis,” I keep it neta, giving my honest advice to three listeners. Tune in as I discuss whether we should distance ourselves from people who are no longer serving us, whether infidelity should be forgiven, and what to do if you develop feelings for someone who is already in a relationship. I’ll be answering your questions every Wednesday. Submit yours at Speakpipe.com/chiquisandchillpodcast. 

A reminder to all my listeners that these are my thoughts and opinions on the questions that are being submitted. I encourage everyone to seek help from a professional if you’re suffering an issue or hardship that requires immediate attention.

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Aug 03, 2022
Messages from the Afterlife with Medium A.J. Barrera
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Chiquis has a fascinating and emotional conversation with psychic medium A.J. Barrera. A.J. talks about how he got started in mediumship, what it’s like to feel a person’s energy and contacting people who are no longer with us. A.J. then does a reading for Chiquis that includes messages from her late mother Jenni, and what he sees in Chiquis’ current relationship and music career.

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Aug 01, 2022
How I Maintain a Work-Life Balance
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Chiquis talks about the challenges of maintaining a healthy work-life balance. She shares what it was like growing up in a family with a “work-first, no-rest” mentality and how she’s trying to change that. Chiquis also takes us through the everyday habits that help her be productive while still making time for the people and things she loves most.

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Jul 25, 2022
Feng Shui 101
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Chiquis chats with architect and Feng Shui designer Anjie Cho to learn how we can best harmonize our life. What should you look out for when searching for a new place? Do water fountains really bring us more money? Where should we place our desks? Is there a better way to position your bed? Anjie answers all those questions and more, plus she shares three easy tips to get you started on your Feng Shui journey.

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Jul 18, 2022
My 37th Birthday in the Dominican Republic
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Happy 37th birthday, Chiquis! This year, she celebrated her big day in the Dominican Republic with her closest friends. Tune in to hear about her trip -- including where she stayed, where she partied, a story about skinny dipping with her friends and more. 

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Jul 11, 2022
Botox, Fillers and Breaking the Spell of Aging
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Chiquis is joined by aesthetic nurse practitioner Ginille Brown to talk about all things Botox and fillers! Chiquis tells us about her years-long experience with these cosmetic services, what made her start and why she’s happy with her decision. Nurse Ginille talks about what her customers want most, more men joining the trend and the reason you might want to get started with these treatments sooner rather than later.

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Jul 04, 2022
Cheating and Dealing with Betrayal
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This episode is all about cheating! Chiquis talks about the times she’s been cheated on, how she reacted to the betrayals and confesses to cheating herself when she was young. She also tells us how she’d react to similar situations now and offers some advice for those who’ve been cheated on or are currently cheating.

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Jun 27, 2022
Numerology Part 2: My Personal Reading
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Chiquis gets a reading from numerologist Josh Seigel in this second half of their conversation. We learn about her personality traits, childhood, relationships, and overall destiny, according to a formula based on name and birthdate. 

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Jun 20, 2022
What is Numerology? Part 1
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In this episode, Chiquis has an in-depth conversation with numerologist Josh Siegel about his craft. We learn what numerology is and how he uses numbers to teach us more about ourselves. Next week, Chiquis gets a reading from Josh! It’s a conversation that gets very personal, so you won’t want to miss it!

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Jun 13, 2022
Everything You Need to Know About NFTs
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You’ve probably heard about NFT’s but what are they and should you consider investing in them? To answer all those questions, Chiquis welcomes Mary Spio, founder and CEO of the virtual reality company CEEK. Chiquis and Mary also talk about the rise of crypto currency, the future of the virtual world and the tokens to watch if you’re thinking about dipping your toe in the NFT water.

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Jun 06, 2022
Do You Need a Break from Social Media?
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Chiquis talks about the importance of taking a break from social media. She explains why she’s done it in the past, how the break helped her get her life in order and what she does now to make sure she enjoys her social platforms without putting unnecessary pressure on herself.

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May 30, 2022
My Life as a Reality TV Star
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Chiquis gets real about her experience as a reality TV star! She explains what it took to get her on board for “Chiquis & Raq-C”, the ideas behind “Chiquis ‘n Control” and why “The Riveras” really came to an end. Chiquis also reflects on her favorite moments from the shows and opens up about the challenges that come when the cameras and microphones are always on.

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May 23, 2022
Behind the Album: Abeja Reina
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After two years in the making, Chiquis’s newest album “Abeja Reina” is out now! The Latin Grammy winner shares the meaning behind the title, the artwork, and the music. Find out why this is her favorite album and what makes it different from the others.

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May 16, 2022
My Favorite TV Show: The Office
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Chiquis chats with Brian Baumgartner, who played Kevin Malone on the Emmy-award winning series, “The Office.” Brian shares stories about how he got the role, his days on set and why he thinks the show is more popular now than ever. Brian also tells Chiquis about the time he fooled musician Alice Cooper, a group text chain with other cast members from The Office and his current gig as host of the podcast, “Off The Beat.”

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May 09, 2022
Behind The Abeja Reina Tour
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Have you ever wondered what goes into putting on a music tour? Well, in this episode, Chiquis takes us behind the scenes of her best tour yet! She explains everything from how long it took her to choose her set list, to wardrobe details, to what goes into hiring the perfect musicians and much more.

The Abeja Reina Tour runs through the end of the year. Stay tuned for a concert near you!

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May 02, 2022
My Relationship with Money
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Chiquis talks about her financial struggles growing up, the seismic change in money when her mom became famous and how she learned the importance of saving for the future. She explains how her views on money have evolved and shares her tips to attract financial abundance.

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Apr 25, 2022
Embracing our Bodies
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Chiquis gets real about all things body image with her sister and best friend, Jenicka Lopez. The two talk about what it was like growing up in a household where weight was always top of mind, their journey to healthy habits and how therapy has helped them deal with unrealistic body expectations and bullying on social media.

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Apr 18, 2022
I’m Dating a Younger Man and I Love it
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You’ve heard from Chiquis’s boyfriend Emilio before, but this time, the two are having a candid conversation about their 7-year age gap. Find out how they each feel about it, how their friends and family have reacted and get a sneak peek into how they imagine their future together.

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Apr 11, 2022
Everybody Loves Sal
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Chiquis talks to Sal Perez, one of the stars of the popular Netflix reality series Love is Blind. Sal opens up about what made him go on the show, his favorite and least favorite cast members and how the experience has shaped his view of relationships. Sal also discusses being sensitive and showing emotions as a Latino man and, in true Sal fashion, he even sings a song for Chiquis!

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Apr 04, 2022
Ask Chiquis Anything Part 2
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You asked, Chiquis answered! You all wrote in so many questions that Chiquis needed a second episode to get to all of them. How does Chiquis stay so motivated? Best advice for aspiring singers? Is she going to collab with her siblings on future music? Hit Play to get all those answers and more.

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Mar 28, 2022
Meet my Assistant
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Chiquis introduces us to her long-time friend and assistant Noemi Valdivia (Omi). They talk about how Omi got the job, their six-month falling out and how they got over it, and what they like the most (and the least) about each other.

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Mar 21, 2022
My Music Career
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What’s it take to become a Latin Grammy award winning singer? Listen to find out! Chiquis shares how she got started to where she sees her career going next and how influential her mom was through the journey. If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about her struggles and successes, this is an episode you won’t want to miss!

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Mar 14, 2022
My Sexual Abuse Story
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Warning: This episode may be triggering for some listeners.

Chiquis recounts parts of her sexual abuse story in an attempt to help others. She talks about some of her earliest experiences of abuse by her biological father and explains how she’s been able to forgive him. 

If you, or someone you know, needs help call the National Sexual Assault hotline at 1-800-656-4673. You can also visit them at Rainn.org

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Mar 07, 2022
Ask Chiquis Anything Part 1
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Chiquis is spending an entire episode answering your questions! You guys wrote in to ask about everything from breakup advice to her favorite Starbucks drink. Tune in to see if your question was answered!

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Feb 28, 2022
Living Transgender
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Emmy Olea, a Mexican American transgender woman, shares her unbelievable story with Chiquis. Everything from growing up with parents and grandparents involved with drugs, to raising her siblings, substance abuse addictions and transitioning. We also hear what she thinks about the entertainment industry and where it is in terms of representation. 

For LGBTQIA+ resources: https://www.thetrevorproject.org/  

Emmy’s podcast, “Crumbs,” is available now: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/1119-crumbs-92620231/

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Feb 21, 2022
Sex, Love and Relationships
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Happy Valentine’s Day! On this special day, Chiquis gets real about sex, love, and relationships with the one and only Dr. Viviana Coles. We’ll learn about what makes a relationship thrive, how important intimacy is and at the end of the episode we’ll have a quick Q &A. Stay tuned to find out what Dr. Viviana thinks about sex on the first date, threesomes and more!

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Feb 14, 2022
Unstoppable
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Chiquis’s newest book, “Unstoppable: How I Found My Strength Through Love and Loss,” and “Invencible” (in Spanish), is available starting Tuesday, February 8! Chiquis talks about a few key takeaways, including her divorce, opinions about the media, body image and more. She also shares the reason behind writing the book.

 

Chiquis’s book tour details:


Tuesday, February 8, 2022 | 4:00 PM ET

Premiere Live Signing for Unstoppable/Invencible

*This is a virtual event with signed books available by Premiere Collectibles.

 

Wednesday, February 9, 2022 | 6:00 PM CT

Books-A-Million/Grapevine, 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, #408, Grapevine, TX 76051

This is a ticketed in-person event with signed books available by Books-A-Million/Grapevine.

 

Thursday, February 10, 2022 | 7:00 PM CT

Christ Church Cathedral, 1117 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002

*Chiquis Rivera in conversation with Joey Guerra, music critic at the Houston Chronicle.

This is a ticketed in-person event with books available by Brazos Bookstore.

 

Saturday, February 12, 2022 | 2:00 PM PT

Barnes & Noble/The Grove, 189 The Grove Dr, Los Angeles, CA 90036

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Feb 07, 2022
Toxic Loyalty
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Chiquis talks about toxic loyalty. Tune in to find out what it is and whether it’s something you’ve fallen victim to. Chiquis also shares her experience, the effect it’s had on her and how she’s managed to break free.

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Jan 31, 2022
I Had a Miscarriage
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Chiquis opens up about something she’s never before talked about at length: having a miscarriage. In this episode, she details her experience and shares how it’s affected her to this day. It’s something she’s kept private from many people – including her mother. 

If you’ve had a miscarriage and need help coping, there are resources like the non-profit organization, March of Dimes. For more information, visit MarchOfDimes.org.

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Jan 24, 2022
Therapy is for Everyone
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In this episode, Chiquis talks to Adriana Alejandre, licensed marriage and family therapist and founder of Latinx Therapy. They share stories about their experience with therapy, why it’s stigmatized in our community and what to look for in a therapist. Adriana also shares some tips about how to use insurance and what you can do if therapy sessions are too expensive. For more information on Latinx Therapy, visit Latinxtherapy.com.

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Jan 17, 2022
Ask An Astrologer
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This episode is out of this world! Chiquis learns the fundamentals of astrology and even gets a live reading of her birth chart. Plus, Raquel Reyes gives us the lowdown on what’s in store for each zodiac sign in 2022.

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Jan 10, 2022
Focusing on Our Health in the New Year
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This episode is jam-packed with health and wellness tips from a leading immunologist. Doctor Heather Moday speaks with Chiquis about how the foods we eat, our daily routines and the environment we’re in can influence our lives. It’s the perfect episode to kick-off the first Monday of the year.

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Jan 03, 2022
The Power of Positivity
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On this episode, Chiquis talks to media personality and Wordaful founder Liz Hernandez about the power of positive communication. The two friends talk about how they met, the origin and purpose of Wordaful and how the words we say to ourselves can have a huge impact on our lives. Then, Chiquis and Liz play a fun word association game.

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Dec 27, 2021
Christmas with Chiquis
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Happy Holidays! In this festive episode, Chiquis takes us back to some of her favorite childhood Christmas memories. Then, she gives us her take on what you should gift your significant other.

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Dec 20, 2021
I'm Latina and I'm Freezing My Eggs
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This week, Chiquis is joined by her fertility doctor to learn more about the egg-freezing process. Doctor Shahin Ghadir answers questions about candidacy, side effects, costs and more. We also hear more from Chiquis about this important decision she's making.

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Dec 13, 2021
Honoring My Mother, Jenni Rivera
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Chiquis opens up like never before in this highly emotional episode. She talks about how painful it was to lose her mom twice, friction between family and she shares how she'll be honoring her mother this week, and encourages everyone to make time for loved ones while they're still with us.

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Dec 06, 2021
Jefas in Business
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Chiquis chats with Rachel Gomez, founder of the streetwear apparel brand Viva La Bonita, to learn more about the brand’s origin and mission. Viva La Bonita is known for bold Spanglish statements and taglines like, “Allergic to Pendejas.” Tune in to hear why Rachel says you should be your loudest hype woman.

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Nov 29, 2021
Coming Out in the Latinx Community
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Chiquis sits down with Buzzfeed’s Curly Velazquez – and co-host of the new My Cultura Podcast Network’s My Super Secret Bestie Club – to talk about growing up queer, living as a queer Latinx and much more. Chiquis also opens up about the time she had a relationship with a woman and how her late mother Jenni Rivera responded.

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Nov 22, 2021
I'm Not Single Anymore
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That's right! Chiquis is officially off the market! In this episode of Chiquis and Chill, you'll hear from Chiquis and her new beau. Learn how they met, what they like about each other and much more in this rare interview. They also open up about their very first date. She’s spilling all the relationship details for the first time.

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Nov 15, 2021
I am Chiquis
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In this episode, Chiquis answers a variety of questions from her producers. Everything from what she loves about her culture, to questions about body confidence, her love language, the reason she started a podcast and her alter ego, Valentina! Get up close and personal with your host in the very first episode of Chiquis and Chill.

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Nov 08, 2021
Introducing Chiquis and Chill
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Oct 27, 2021