Tag archive for ‘Food’
By Urban Jibaro On Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Chef Ronaldo Joins Sofrito For Your Soul To Promote Latino Health & Great Food!

I want to take a moment to introduce my new friend, and Sofrito contributor Chef Ronaldo. I had an opportunity last year to become engaged with Ronaldo on social media during our #PorTuFamilia campaign and eventually More...

By Joey Olivo On Wednesday, March 5th, 2014

Lose Fat, Get Energy, Just Say NO to Inflammatory Foods

We have all tried so many ways to eat right, and we hope we are making the right decisions. We have to keep an eye out on which foods must be controlled in the household, which foods you should not be eating too More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Platano Power: Uncovering the Health Benefits of the Almighty Plantain

I know that I would not be far off by saying that 99.999% of Latin America absolutely loves platanos. It is the one vegetable that conjures up feelings of my abuela cooking in the kitchen along many holidays and More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, July 9th, 2011

NYC Event: FarmFRESH! @ La Finca Del Sur

So the other day, I was at the East Harlem Cafe with my good friend Bobby Gonzalez, talking about his upcoming corporate speaking tour and he asked me if I knew there was a farm in the South Bronx. Of course my More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Tesoro On The Web: “The Latin Products” Website Is Like A Virtual Bodega

I have had this site almost 14 years and I have connected with Latinos in all walks of life and from every corner of the world. Now depending on where you are, is how available certain staple Latino products are 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...