MARGO PORRAS (@ShesNachoMama)
Margo Porras has been named a "Top 10 Mom Blogger" and a "Blogger to Know in 2014" by Latina Magazine. As a cast member of the popular "Mommalogues" show on Sheknows.com, she received Digiday Awards in 2012 and 2013, beating out media outlets such as PBS and CBS Sports.She has been featured in Woman's Day, Latina and on such popular health podcasts as "The Lifestyle Accountability Show" and "Half Size Me". In addition to her personal blog, Nacho Mama's Blog, Margo hosts a vlog on Youtube and her personal podcast "Nacho Mama's Podcast" (lifestyle/health).
Having struggled with obesity since birth, in 2013 Margo realized two of her lifelong dreams: to achieve a healthy BMI and to appear in an exercise video with Richard Simmons. She is currently pursuing her third lifelong dream: to prove that Doritos are laced with crack.
Favorite Author: Kurt Vonnegut
Favorite Book: The Phantom Tollbooth
Favorite Movie: It's a tie between Wings of Desire and Fatso
Favorite Director: Mel Brooks
Favorite Book to Movie translation: Auntie Mame
Margo earned her degree in Art History at Boston University. She left a career at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to attend graduate school at the Pratt Institute.