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Stories by Latara Boodie

Published:Sunday | June 17, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Reggae Sumfest is synonymous with amazing vibe, great live entertainment and authentic Jamaican music that many have come from far and wide to witness. It's that time of year again where our little...

Published:Sunday | June 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Last Sunday, Funland Jamaica commemorated their first anniversary with one of the largest family-inclusive events in Kingston - Cariburst Brunch 'N' Play. The theme park which was once known as Coconut Park, decided to pull...

Published:Monday | June 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Known for its white sandy beaches, relaxing ambience and picturesque ocean view, Westmoreland, Jamaica, is the epitome of tranquility and relaxation, which makes it the perfect getaway destination for tourists. On the most western end of the parish...

Published:Sunday | June 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The ugly truth about having a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is that there is no easy fix to managing this type of mental disorder.ADHD has become one of the most prevalent mental disorders...

Published:Monday | May 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Saint's International Style Week 2018 featured an array of exclusive designs from Jamaican creatives scattered across the globe. At their grand finale, Fashion Block, Rick Bailey Designs made an unapologetic entrance as models garbed in their...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Michelangelo once said, "The best artist has that thought alone which is contained within the marble shell; the sculptor's hand can only break the spell to free the figures slumbering in the stone." For Lorrian McMaster, art is...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Most persons are aware of the top dinner etiquette rules that must be observed when dining out. However, how many of us are aware of the unspoken DON'TS that must be followed. Here are the top five unspoken rules for...

Published:Sunday | May 27, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Procrastination is one of the top productivity struggles many of us face on a daily basis. It has a way of rearing its ugly head whenever an important task is to be completed. Many will admit to...

Published:Sunday | May 20, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Let's face it, things and times have changed drastically since the days of our parents. Today's children have lives that are almost equivalent to a CEO running their own company. This involves meetings,...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Being inspired requires putting yourself in contact with people, places and things that give you the drive to be the best version of yourself. For Roxanne Rose-Genas, creator of Thou Art jewellery collection, her inspiration came from a series of...

Published:Monday | May 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

"Maybe if I pulled the straps a little tighter, I would get a better lift.""The band is too high and everything feels so tight and uncomfortable.""Why are we forced to wear these unbearable contraptions? Isn't our time of the month enough?""Bras are...

Published:Sunday | May 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Antillean Charm, created by self-taught artist, Symerna Black, offers an array of ceramic wall art collections, which brings the vibrant outdoors into any living or office space. The name, 'Antillean Charm',...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Mothers are known for lugging around overstuffed handbags resembling the notorious magic tote seen in Mary Poppins. Most of them will say you never know what you would need and carry items ranging from a pin to a hairdryer on a daily basis. If your...

Published:Sunday | May 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Our economic climate has driven many persons into a state of unrest due to an increase in the cost of goods and services. Most persons have accepted that their primary source of income is not...

Published:Sunday | May 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

For functional porcelain pieces and handmade lighting fixtures, Baughaus Design Studios has a new line of dynamic and exotic pieces that will add character to your everyday life.Their...

Published:Sunday | April 29, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

When it comes to feeding toddlers, we all have our tricks to get that 'no' to turn into a 'yes'. You might start off with the airplane motor, transition into the cookie-monster voice, or turn dinner time into a catchy...

Published:Sunday | April 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Award winning director, writer and multimedia artist, are just a few of the roles actively played by 27-year-old Maya Wilkinson.Outlook got a one on one with Wilkinson to find out how she got her start and how...

Published:Thursday | April 19, 2018 | 12:44 AMLatara Boodie

April has been a great month for food, serving up a variety of mouth-watering delights which have created a frenzy among food lovers. Among them was a unique concoction of savoury and surprisingly sweet vegan selections created by 26-year-old...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Vaginal steaming is an ancient practice that is said to cleanse the vagina and the uterus through the use of healing herbs and steam. This method is said to help to regulate menstruation, ease menstrual cramps, bloating and other ailments associated...

Published:Sunday | April 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Great leaders have the ability to inspire people to reach higher, dream bigger and achieve better. The most important trait a leader should have is the ability to motivate a team by working with them to achieve a common...

Published:Monday | April 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

On Sunday, April 15, Spry Fitness in association with the Kingston Polo Club will have the first charity polo match in aid of Eve for Life at the Caymanas Polo Club. When getting dressed for a typical polo match, remove the notion that it is...

Published:Monday | April 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

I have found the one whom my soul loves, Song of Solomon 3:4 aptly describes the union between Gary Mullings and Boranza Jones, who exchanged vows on March 3, 2018 on the lawns of Bellefield Great House, one of the oldest sugar plantations of...

Published:Sunday | April 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Scented candles have a calm and subtle way of instantly changing one's mood especially after a long day. What makes each candle unique is not only the type of scent or material used to make it, but also the...

Published:Monday | April 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The next few days will be a buzz of entertainment with the carnival season in full swing. The nature of soca calls for less clothing than other entertainment events, but there are those events such as the Sunrise Breakfast Party which calls for a...

Published:Sunday | April 1, 2018 | 12:25 AMLatara Boodie

The future requires innovative minds that can tap into niche markets while incorporating techniques that are geared towards sustainable development. Being able to recycle and reuse materials as well as creating multipurpose products are crucial in...

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