Tag archive for ‘Dominican Republic’
By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Gift Ideas… A Kids Guide To Latino History!

I talk to readers who are parents all the time that wish that they can help their kids learn more about their culture, but do not know enough themselves to overcome that obstacle. Here is a resource you can use More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, August 14th, 2011
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Mi Gente! I Found A Gringa Loca Online…

LOL… made you look… While responding to a friend on Twitter @Miss_Rizos from I was checking out her blog and how it is all about curly hair. The website is in Spanish More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Where Does Mofongo Come From? Puerto Rico or Dominican Republic?

I saw this video from Internets Celebrities that MUN2 TV shared on Facebook today… and got confused… The video (which I loved by the way) asks the question… Is Mofongo From Puerto Rico or Dominican More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, August 1st, 2009

Quisqueya La Bella…Part 1

I Love Puerto Rico…you all know this…but if I had to choose a second home in this world, it would probably be in the Dominican Republic. There is so much to love about the people, the culture…and More...

By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

Junot Diaz Lends A Hand To The Casa Ana Project

A young and eager volunteer reached out to Pulitzer Prize winning author Junot Diaz, asking for help with our Casa Ana project, formed by Orphans International Dominican Republic. Casa Ana is a family care More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, May 17th, 2009

Orphan’s International Thanks LAWS & Phiota for their support.

Mi Gente… You may remember a while back, Capicu Poetry had the honor of hosting an event at La Pregunta Cafe to benefit Casa Ana, Ophan International's project in Dominican Republic.  Well that More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, January 2nd, 2009

What Hispanic & Latino Holidays Do You Celebrate?

Good Morning… I have been researching new story ideas for the new year and figured it would be smart to find out when Latino's celebrate things, not only in Puerto Rico but across Latin America. So…me More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Dominican Republic: Banderas, Behind Every Flag There Is A Story

Mi Gente… Ever wonder the meaning behind some of our Latin American Flags Symbols? Well the people over at American Latino TV has a great lil mini clip series called Banderas: Behind Every Flag There Is A More...