The Adventures of Anselm the Cat: 1598 English Invasion is an illustrated story book based on the second invasion on the Island of Boriken, now Puerto Rico. Cats have been residents in Old San Juan since the first boat landed and the the conquest of the Island started. Anselm the Cat and his friends actively defend the city invasion and finally win and live to tell the story. Now a days you can walk around the fortified walls and meet Anselm’s great grandson watching our San Juan Bay entrance.
Bumper stickers have been around for a long time. In the late 1920’s to 1940’s they were mostly made of metal or cardboard. However, they were not stickers at all. They were usually wired to the car instead. In 1946 ...Read More
Three Kings DayToday is December, 26th, and the Christmas season is just getting started here in Puerto Rico. As a child growing up in the states, I would anxiously await Christmas Day, knowing that the festivities would all be over ...Read More
With less than a week until Christmas, I asked a few of the girls at our Palmer location what some of their favorite Christmas traditions are that are unique to Puerto Rico. Pasteles, Coquito, and Parranda were easily the ...Read More