Best Flowers for Mom on Mother's Day

Sunday, May, 12 2019    

With today being celebrated as Mother's Day, we've decided to take a look at some Mother's Day blooms. Roses Read More

Kaci's Boss Beauties R Back #BossBeauties

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

Your Under The Dryer (UTD) glam squad witnessed a Carnival prep that provided a world-class experience for fêters inside the Pavillion at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel on Road March, Sunday, April 28. Who'd have ... Read More

Cheers to 44

Saturday, May, 11 2019    

The European Delegation in Jamaica commemorated 44 years of partnership Thursday evening with a Europe Day reception at the Jack's Hill residence of the Head of the Delegation of the European Union Ambassador Malgorzata Wasilewska. The well-attended affair attracted representatives of... Read More

A Rotarian Affair

Friday, May, 10 2019    

The Rotary Club of Trafalgar New Heights executed its final fund-raiser for the Rotary year at Summer House, Liguanea Club, last Sunday. The installation of a sensory pool at Adonijah Group of Schools was top of mind as members and specially invited guests, in between sipping tea and... Read More

A Celebration of Communities - Chris's Café

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

A successful bar crawl requires good/solid food to absorb the liquor. Discreet enquiries were made and the name Chris's Café surfaced several times. The verdict: Let's just say that we're still raving about the food and have run out of superlatives for the salt fish rundown! We are, by... Read More

Marrying Wine With Divorce

with Debbbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, May, 9 2019    

Marriage is a sacred commitment between two people who have expressed their undying love and who have decided to devote the rest of their lives together. Often, the union produces children and families are joined. So, let us address the elephant in the room. Why this topic? My response... Read More

The Chicken Debate: To Wash Or Not To Wash

Marshalee Valentine | Thursday, May, 9 2019    

While scrolling through my social media “stories” this week, I stumbled upon a few posts from disgruntled readers expressing their disgust about a recent tweet by the United States Centers for Disease Control (CDC) stating: “Don't wash your raw chicken! Washing can... Read More

Bartender of the Year Award

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

The Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food Awards 2019 committee is pleased to announce the nomination of Vernon Johnson, St Aublyn Kidd, Maurice Chung and Jermaine Wray as finalists of the inaugural Bartender of the Year Award.  Read More

A Celebration of Community - Maxine Hot Spot

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

Community bars are as integral to a community as the church pastor, and Main Street, Oracabessa, is home to many. Indeed, from Thursday night through to Sunday the vibes caan done! Welcome to Maxine Hot Spot, where hands-on owner and bartender Maxine Francis 'juggles' orders, engaging... Read More

Dining adventures at the Steak House on the Verandah

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

Inspired by the adventures of the original owner of Devon House, the Steak House on the Verandah feted members of the local chapter of the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs to a fantastic evening of gastronomic delights appropriately titled “The Modern Taste of George Steibel's Journey”. Read More

A Celebration of Community — KarPark Car Wash & Bar

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

KarPark Bar located at 12 Belmont Road, Kingston, owned and operated by Nadine Parkes and Karen Darby, was our next stop. Theirs is a great story of female entrepreneurship. Fun fact: Darby is the owner of The Haven @ Hillcrest, a popular bar and grill which has been in operation for the... Read More

A Celebration of Community - KRAAB UP BALLAZ SPORTS BAR

Thursday, May, 9 2019    

Jennifer Rose has been a bartender for 12 years, and at her latest location Kraab Up Ballaz Sports Bar for four years. It hasn't been a bed of roses, but rather a journey of ups, many downs, grit and determination. Read More

Video: Stretch, Strength and Control

Tuesday, May, 7 2019    

On Saturday last, Body Forté Limited celebrated International Pilates Day at their headquarters in Barbican with a host of activities that include free introductory pilates classes. With May internationally recognised as mental health month, Body Forté highlighted the use of various... Read More

Vows - Love At First Sight

Monday, May, 6 2019    

It could have been a scene straight out of Turn Up Charlie , w hen autobody mechanic Michael Gordon and teaching assistant Shevonne McFarlane met in June 2008 at a party in London where he was deejaying. Both were out ostensibly to have... Read More

The cream of the crop always settles at the top

Monday, May, 6 2019    

  Jamaica and Sandals Resorts International played hosts to some of the hotel industry's top sales agents on National Travel Advisory Day last Wednesday, feting, saluting and celebrating them for qualifying for the Chairman's Royal Club (CRC) elite membership. Read More


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