Regardless of the political corruption that haunts us, the integrity and the humanity of the puertorrican people should never be doubted. While some people see danger and corruption, I can travel the entire world knowing I will never feel in any other place what I feel in my homeland
On a frosty dawn in December, when the sun began to shine the earth, I woke up to witness a shower of snow enveloping the ground with a pearly quilt. Mesmerized by the flow of snowflakes, I contemplated the naked trees getting dressed with an elegant white nightgown, adorning its bared branches with diamonds of… Continue reading Christmas in the Island of Enchantment
As we both felt the salty and powerful gust kiss our lips, she let go of my hand to peacefully and strongly stand at the edge of the high cliff that faces the ocean.
In the tiny and precious jewel that belongs to Puerto Rico, surrounded by its crystal and turqouise waters of the Caribbean Sea, I found heaven on earth. Its colorful streets and pristine lands reflect a magical prism through the splendor of the beauty of Isla Bonita.
As Puerto Ricans, we have been gifted with the legacy our ancestors, the Indian Taínos had left us. They honored this land, considering it a paradise until the Spaniards discovered it.
Over 200 locals from Llanos barrio (neighborhood) were there when José Abelardo, known as Pepo, was surprised on his 90 birthday celebration. His seven children and eleven grandchildren arranged the ‘gran fiesta’ in Aibonito, their homeland. The event was held on their big patio of the Hacienda, where Don Pepo had lived for more than six… Continue reading The Illustrius Jíbarito
Can you imagine the incredible magic that could flow into your life if you learn how to apply feng shui?
When we discover our authenticity, and honor the roots of our origin, we become enlightened Boricuas (Taíno name for Puerto Ricans). Through this awareness, we learn to perceive our world as a magical place, teaching us the Taínos that happiness is a journey to the heart.
The best gift I could have ever got was the one Maniyio gave me, helping me to understand that I don’t need to fear getting hurt anymore because true love manifests upon discovering our true essence.
The Taínos believed the diminutive amphibian, which they considered a magical frog knew the language of the stars.