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 sharing any new wines with friends every chance I get. So you already know I love to share my experiences with you… so I got an invite 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...

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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...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

I am Learning How To Slow Down…

I am aware that I truly do not know how to vacation. I travel a lot and I love to leave town and discover things. What I do not know how to do is disconnect completely and just relax. It has never been more noticeable More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, August 10th, 2015

BOOK GIVEAWAY: Last Day To Download & Review Logra Tu Dream For Free!

    NOBODY HAS MORE GANAS THAN ARTURO NAVAS TODAY!   A few days back, Arturo Nava launched the book “Logra Tu Dream: How 50 Successful Latinos & Latinas Turned Their Dreams Into Reality”. More...

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By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, July 4th, 2015

War Against All Puerto Ricans by Nelson A. Denis

  The war against all Puerto Ricans began over a century ago. Within a few years of occupying Puerto Rico in 1898, the US de-valued the Puerto Rican currency by 40% and owned 80% of all the island’s farms…as More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, June 19th, 2015

Reflections on the Deportation Crisis in the Dominican Republic

by Ynanna Djehuty photo credit: Tony Savino This week in Diaspora news has been a heartbreaking one. The long history of the Haitian-Dominican conflict has seen many episodes of human rights violations; this recent More...

By Suset Laboy On Friday, May 22nd, 2015

The Legendary Carmelita Tropicana at Loisaida Center on May 23rd

The second day of events kicking off the Loisaida Festival weekend will feature a panel of scholars and researchers paying homage to two of the cornerstone contributors to the LGBTQ Latin@ arts community: drag More...