Tag archive for ‘Christmas’
By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

Flaco Coquito: A New Healthier Holiday Tradition

Special thanks to this week’s advertisers and partners for enabling us to bring you your #DailySofrito. We strive to partner with people and companies that love Latino culture as much as our readers.   Today’s More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, January 6th, 2012

No Three Kings Days Is Complete Without Rosca De Reyes Bread!

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By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Remembering Three Kings Day!

Saludos… Just a few days into the new year, and I am already starting to read more than I write… something I really want to get away from. So even a little bit under the weather, I have decided to write More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, December 9th, 2011

#LATISM To Sponsor #PalPueblo Christmas Charity Event!

  Capicu Cultural Showcase announced today that Latinos in Social Media (LATISM), the largest organization of Latinos engaged in social media has decided to sponsor this years Pa'l Pueblo Charity Event More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Urban Jibaro’s Quick Guide To Christmas Dinner The Way Mami Used To Make It!

Ever dreamt about making Christmas happen the way Mami and “Wela used to? Is it possible you took to much time indulging and did not pay attention. Well now you are probably on your own and have no idea how More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

4 Ways To Help A Child Smile In Brooklyn This Christmas!

So here we are, just under 3 weeks before our Pa'l Pueblo event and we are getting ready for the biggest Christmas party of the year… As I told you in my previous blog post – How I became Santa… We More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, November 4th, 2011

How I became Santa…

So when I talk about Pa'l Pueblo and say that "we deliver Christmas to children in Brooklyn" I do not think people really understand the spirit of this project. So I think I need to elaborate and tell More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, January 2nd, 2010

The Parranda does not have to end….Let’s bring the 3 Kings back into our lives….

Familia… I want to share something I experienced as a young teenager during the time I lived in Puerto Rico. In 1981 or 1982 I was introduced to many Puerto Rican Christmas traditions that we never observed More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

The History Of Three Kings Day

Saludos… As a Boricua, I have recently began to miss one of the great traditions of my childhood…Dia De Los Reyes. Now I know that many Latinos in the US, primarily 2nd and 3rd Generation do not observe More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, December 21st, 2008

How do Puerto Rican’s celebrate Christmas?

Saludos… Well if you read my last post "Meet the Rican Chef" , you already know I am missing my family during this time of the year. Now I know that I keep making references to what my More...