By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Yexenia’s Sabor: Roasted Confetti Corn With Sweet Potatoes & Parsnips

My friend… Yexenia (Yexenia’s Sabor) has gifted us a last minute recipe for those of you that are struggling to add something new and sweet to your holiday feast. This is a super quick, easy, and tasty More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, November 16th, 2015

3 Restaurants In Brooklyn That Will Satisfy Your Latino Cravings!

This is an expanded version of our Instagram and Facebook posts… Esperate… are you even following me on Social Media? if not;  I can be found @UrbanJibaro across all platforms Craving Latino More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Rioja Wine: Tempranillo Day Just Changed My Holiday Wine Menu.

Over the last few years, I have developed a new interest in wine and now that I have, I do not understand why Latinos do not drink wine more often. I wonder why it is not a bigger piece of our culture. I have been More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Living With Diabetes: How I Stopped The Suffering.

I’m excited to announce that I’ve partnered with Colgate Total to bring you #30DaysofLOL to raise awareness of the potential link between diabetes and oral health. Getting a Diabetes diagnosis can really turn More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Monday, November 9th, 2015

The Poetry of Urantia Ramirez: Broke-n-Puerto Rican

Am I just a broken Puerto Rican? You know like my broken Spanish, And my broken English, Im broke and Puerto Rican, Some broken pockets & broken tongue painting a broken picture That kind of broken Puerto Rican?   Why More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, November 1st, 2015

Dia De Los Muertos: 3 Lessons I Learned From Those Who Live From The Land.

 I worked with my friends at Tequila Don Julio to write this post. Sometimes some stories just resonate… and inspire. I was invited to watch the video of Don Julio, founder of the Don Julio brand of Tequila. More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 25th, 2015

REGISTER NOW FOR THIS ONLINE EVENT: Culture, Love, and Identity: An AfroLatina International Reading

  Mi Gente… jumping in here on a Sunday to share something I stumbled on hanging out on Twitter. Six exceptional writers (some friends to the site) will get together for a global reading around topics More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015

There Is Money For Latino Scholarships Hiding In Plain Sight!

Are you or do you know college bound youth that are worried about how they are going to pay for school once they get acceptance letters? So last week, I had the distinct honor to cover the Hispanic Scholarship More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, October 19th, 2015

Arte o Muerte: The Art of Rafael Serrano

Let me preface this post by saying that I have the distinct honor to collaborate with some of the most amazing artists in our community thru my work at Sofrito Media Group, Capicu Culture, La SoPA NYC and this More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015

Social Media Class: Why Aren’t You Crushing It?

Want to know how to use social media to attract and engage quality customers, and quickly grow your business?   In this special #SocialSofrito session, you’ll discover powerful community building tactics as More...