Vows - Roses In Bloom

Torrential rains had nary an impact on the “completion” ceremony for DeZign Diva Karen Booker (née Simms) and her longtime car dealer beau Marvel Rose, who tied the knot before loved ones at the St Peter's Church in Port Royal, on September 7. Love, security and their... Read More

An Ode to Sexy, Courageous Mothers: Cushine SS20 RTW
Carly Cushnie is back from maternity leave — she had an adorable baby girl, Santi, five months ago. Last week, the womenswear designer digitally debuted her Spring Summer 2020 ready-to-wear collection. She opted for a photoshoot with working moms and a complementary video...... Read More

SO2 — September 15
SO2 has said it before and will repeat it; the fashion industry has been made better by a sprinkling of Jamaican flavour. And, were we to widen the lens to include the Caribbean diaspora and the Motherland, without these influences industry would be staid and homogenous. New York Fashion Week...... Read More

Caribbean Beauty Awards Gala
Last Sunday the most fab and beautiful folks in Trinidad dressed to the nines and headed to a gala at Queen's Hall in Port of Spain in celebration of the 2019 Caribbean Beauty Awards (CBA). The brainchild of Aruna Maharaj, granddaughter of Trinidad's pioneer of cosmetology Ramdoolarie...... Read More

Cocktails With... Leanne Spence

Sunday, September, 15 2019    

Leanne Spence Co-principal of Instant-Save Conservation Read More

My Kingston Ron Young

Sunday, September, 15 2019    

Ron Young Entertainment LawyerTell us about your childhood. Read More

SO Gardening– Sept 15

Sunday, September, 15 2019    

Dear Orchid Doc: Read More

What a Touch by VLS!

Sunday, September, 15 2019    

Ceramicist Victoria Leigh Silvera is the creative force behind Touch by VLS — a collection of contemporary ceramic houseware and lifestyle pieces. Her use of playful Caribbean colours, sea creature shapes and thoughtful design has endeared her to both the design community and... Read More

Kids 'N Play - Lavish Luxury Kids Spa

Saturday, September, 14 2019    

Back-to-school remains the focus of Under The Dryer (UTD) with Lavish Luxury Kids spa that caters to girls between the ages of two and 16. Read More

Jamaica Food and Drink Festival: Five Years of Deliciousness

Friday, September, 13 2019    

The Jamaica Food and Drink Festival (JFDF) is back for the fifth year, and although the first event isn't until October 26, mouths are already salivating. Read More

As Easy as Meat Pies

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Patties are a beloved part of Jamaica's culinary heritage, and their influence is far-reaching. In many Toronto schools, patties are served at lunchtime in the cafeteria. In New York City, patties can rival a bagel with cream cheese as an inexpensive go-to meal. In London, patties can be... Read More

4 Meals to Shake Up Your Dinner Routine

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Jodi Ann Mullings is just like the rest of us. She takes care of her daughter Jasmine, she works hard and right now, like the rest of us, she's trying to figure out how to get 28 hours out of a day. “Between Jasmine, housework and work, my day is pretty packed, so I'm always... Read More

How Safe Are Your Edibles?

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

With recent amendments to the dangerous drugs act in 2015, individuals are becoming more open to using extracted oils such as cannabinoid, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) for medicinal and recreational purposes. While not new to many, the legislations have resulted in... Read More

Hibiscus Café Opens on East King's House Road

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

Hibiscus Café, the brainchild of Punjabi-Jamaicans Saloni Jasuja and Pardeep Kumar, quietly opened on East King's House Road just shy of three months ago. Since then, the café's South Asian-forward menu has been delighting regulars and has already undergone slight renovations to serve... Read More

Sheer pear-fection!

Thursday, September, 12 2019    

It is finally pear/avocado season, and many of us are elated. The abundance of pears means that our meals, from lunches to Sunday dinners, will have a little extra substance on the plate. However, some of us tend to go gung-ho with pears during these months and over-purchase when we do... Read More


Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon