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Planning Your Happily Ever After With COVID-19

Tuesday, March, 31 2020    

You've asked and we've answered! Welcome to your weekly column Happily Ever After With Shikima Hinds.Hinds will each week spotlight all the questions you've been asking since COVID-19 was added to the guest list!  Read More

Online Shopping — Let's GO

Tuesday, March, 31 2020    

Everyone is talking about the coronavirus pandemic's global economic impact... stores are closed, staff has been laid off, the stock market is at the lowest since 2007, brands are drawing on cash reserves and extending their overdraft facilities and tapping their credit lines. Is this... Read More

Growing Healthy Orchids Indoors

Sunday, March, 29 2020    

Many orchids are rewarding indoor plants. Once a homeowner has succumbed and bought his or her first orchid, or received one as a gift, a few cultural requirements will coax the plant to flower again.Watering Read More

SO2 - March 29

Sunday, March, 29 2020    

Last week, the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) released the first instalment in its AGOinsider Studio digital series. The episode features Jamaican-Canadians Matthew Rolfe and Antoinette Messam discussing the works featured in Blur — an exhibition... Read More

Female Entrepreneurs vs COVID-19

Sunday, March, 29 2020    

Female entrepreneurs have been pivoting to meet the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic screams global headlines. It's no idle boast! But they are, however, doing lots more: soothing frayed nerves, homeschooling, juggling laundry and spreadsheets, concocting culinary reductions, and... Read More

What Once Was...

Sunday, March, 29 2020    

“It's all broken,” the child said to his mother. And right he was, as there is very little that remains intact and functional at the once bustling Kingston railway terminus on Pechon Street in downtown Kingston. The occasion was a recent guided tour, facilitated by Kingston... Read More

Kid-Friendly Recipes from Grace Kitchens

Thursday, March, 26 2020    

Staying home or working remotely allows some of us a little extra time on our hands. But with the kids home that may not be the case. So, whether you're using that extra time to prepare a quick meal for the family or to quarantine and chill, Grace Foods, in partnership with Chef Shea... Read More

Make Cooking at Home a Breeze

Thursday, March, 26 2020    

Being cooped up is no fun, but we are all in this together as we endure this current global crisis. The upside is family time and the opportunity for quality home cooking every day. But, with having to cook up to three meals a day, there's no way you'll want to spend all day in the... Read More

Dine-in, Uncork and Chill!

with Debbian Spence-Minott | Thursday, March, 26 2020    

And just like that, life as we knew it changed! The worldwide movement of social distancing has given rise to the number one entertainment hot spot called home. Home entertainment is the new thing. This week, I saw a number of Whatsapp and IG parties (online party sessions amongst our... Read More

Take Out or Dine Out?

Thursday, March, 26 2020    

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the closure of schools, offices, bars, churches; anywhere there is a mass gathering. However, food service establishments will have to remain open, because, well, we need to eat! The good news is researchers have indicated that there is no evidence... Read More

Boost Your Immune System

Thursday, March, 26 2020    

Kerry Coote, principal of Living Food & Juices, certified raw dessert chef, raw chocolatier, plant-based chef and certified plant-based teacher, is eager to share with Thursday Food readers suggestions for a healthy immune system. Her timing, in the... Read More

Portmore's Pixie Queen Part 1

Tuesday, March, 24 2020    

Many believe pixie cuts lack versatility, a myth your Under The Dryer (UDT) team plans to debunk with a slew of edgy styles from Urban Chic's pixie queen Tanya Daniels. Read More

For Eternity

Tuesday, March, 24 2020    

Looking into the eyes of her soon-to-be-husband racecar driver Doug Gore while reciting her vows, Mia Hair Artistry principal Shanice Witter said: “You give me a sense of peace that I've never known.” Cue: tears, including those of the... Read More

Keneea's Mission: Not Your Average Face Mask

Tuesday, March, 24 2020    

“Full disclosure, shares fashion designer Keneea Linton-George. “They are not medical masks and pose no direct defence against COVID-19!” Read More

Womenswear by Kathryn Bowen

Sunday, March, 22 2020    

One of the Style Observer's (SO) fave young designers Kathryn Bowen never fails to surprise and delight. For starters, her jaw-dropping SS20 femme silk wool suit featured in the February issue of Canadian Elle ... Read More



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