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Cocktails With... Patra
With model looks and a knack for delivering infectious dancehall ear candy, Patra cemented her place in the public consciousness on The Rock, and beyond its shores, as a certified music vixen of the 1990s. Between having Tupac Shakur co-starring in her ...... Read More

'Wear' It All Went
On the heels of a scintillating performance at last month's Reggae Sumfest, resident dancehall vixen Spice was given the ultimate sartorial compliment by the global fashion industry's bible, Vogue , which fawned over...... Read More

Gardening - August 20
Dear Orchid Doc:Why do the leaves of my bare root orchids drop so easily and fail to grow roots yet might be spiking or blooming? Heslop Dear Heslop: ... Read More

Shine On UTD

Saturday, August, 19 2017    

Don't forget to pay your light bill, ladies and gents, because this summertime shimmer trend is high voltage! From highlighted cheekbones, to golden eyeshadows, this trend will have you shining brighter than any diamond. Under the Dryer caught up with... Read More

Flavour-Filled Dumplings Dumplings

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

“ Have you checked out the Dumpling Shack?” was the emphatic appeal of Table Talk Food Awards judge Nevada Powe. “It's worth jumping off the highway to taste their empanada-inspired salt fish dumplings for breakfast,” he... Read More

Hungry for Hungry D's

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

Hungry D's Restaurant in Montego Bay was conceptualised to deliver Jamaican comfort food, cooked with fresh, local produce and providing a better balance than the basic rice and meat eatery. Read More

Von 'Strolley'-ing

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

The 2017 National Farm Queen contestants broke bread with a number of successful women in agriculture during a recent brunch, aptly called Winning Women in Agriculture brunch, and hosted by title sponsors Nutramix. Chef-de-cuisine was Jamaica Observer Table Talk Food... Read More

Herbaceous! The Best Dressed Chicken and Herbs for the Win!

Thursday, August, 17 2017    

Perhaps there is no better match for chicken than herbs, and thanks to The Best Dressed Chicken's go-to chef, Michele Williams, we have four easy dinners that soar with fresh thyme, oregano, basil and rosemary. “Fresh herbs add a whole other level of flavour and verve to your... Read More

Summer Wine Cocktails - try a Frosé or a Poptail

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, August, 17 2017    

River trips, beach moves and pool parties are a few of the hallmarks of summertime. For those fortunate enough to call Jamaica and other Caribbean islands home, it's year-round island life fun. Whenever lists are made and distributed, the wine-related drinks usually fall to me. As the... Read More

Vows: Love's Eternal Flame

Monday, August, 14 2017    

Friday, July 14, 2017 will be etched forever in the memories of Alesia Moore, customer service manager at Southwest Airlines, and Artis Johnson, ramp and operations manager also at Southwest. On that special day the two were joined in holy matrimony at the Frank Warren Chapel at Sandals... Read More

Here's To 'Weekend'...

Sunday, August, 13 2017    

The trio of fêtes Forever Beach, Chill — though an established brand, but now a roster newbie — and Soirée, weren't the only things on the annual SPF Weekend ticket last Independence weekend. From Friday through Sunday, inclement weather left the party series' organisers and... Read More


Sunday, August, 13 2017    

Miss Universe Jamaica 2016 first runner-up Krystal Pitt was the female face of this year's SPF Weekend party series, held in the resort playground of Ocho Rios over the Independence holiday. The in-demand model and Florida resident flawlessly shook off a thunderstorm at the Forever Beach... Read More

MY OCHO RIOS - Adam McGraham

Sunday, August, 13 2017    

What is your earliest memory of Ocho Rios?Climbing the Dunn's River Falls. What's the most memorable meal you've enjoyed in Ocho Rios?Jerk pork at Scotchies. What would you do if you were mayor of Ocho Rios for a day? Read More

The Matter At Hand

Saturday, August, 12 2017    

Jamaican women may well like to joke around, but it's a known fact that they do not play when it comes to their nails. With such a serious matter at hand (quite literally) we spoke with nail technician Claudia Edwards at Salon Bliss about the trending styles she's been seeing this... Read More


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