Tag archive for ‘Latin America’
By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

The Red Grasshopper… aka El Chapulin Colorado To Go Mainstream?

The time I spent in Puerto Rico was awesome in terms of TV… some of my favorite shows included El Chavo Del Ocho and El Chapulin Colorado. I recently realized that most of the TV I watched during that time More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, June 2nd, 2012

NYC EVENT: The 2nd Annual El Barrio Week Is Happening Now!

(Special thanks to the website for giving us this info)  The 2nd Annual El Barrio Week will be held June 1st-16th, 2012. El Barrio Week is an annual celebration of one of the most diverse More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, May 25th, 2012
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Barbecue is more American than you think… it is a Native American culinary art.

So as America beings the annual ritual of firing up the BBQ grills for the first time, many are unaware how American the art of Barbeque really is. Did you know that Barbeque the way we know it has Native American More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, October 31st, 2011

History: Day Of The Dead (Dia De Los Muertos)

Image via Wikipedia Day of the Dead From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Day of the Dead ofrenda. Day of the Dead (Spanish: Día de los Muertos) is a holiday celebrated in Mexico and around the world in More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, May 27th, 2011
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Quick Poll: Who was your favorite boy band, Menudo or Los Chicos?

Mi Gente, in the 80's two boy groups dominated the charts in Puerto Rico and took Latin America nd the USA by storm… we want to know from you, who was your favorite, Menudo or Los Chicos? Tell us why and More...

By Urban Jibaro On Thursday, January 1st, 2009

I want to go to Costa Rica…all I wanna know is who is coming with me?

  Familia… I was a lil bored today, browing the web looking for ideas for a family vacation (different than the Puerto Rico or Florida trips we usually do) and I came across this video that was put together More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, December 19th, 2008

Daily Dose of Sofrito: The Rise Of The Latino Man

I have not posted a daily dose in a hot minute…lo siento…but here is a good one to get the momentum going…. Buen Provecho… ———— I just wanted to share a powerful piece More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Why I do, what I do…

I wanted to take a moment today and send a warm saludos to my brothers as many of them prepare to travel this weekend to what promises to be a very great convention this year in Los Angeles California.If you are More...