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Stories by Latara Boodie

Published:Monday | February 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

While classic red and white are the quintessential choice for many on Valentine's Day, some are straying away from the tradition and incorporating different styles and ways to accentuate the look of love.Today, Tia Clothes Girl shows you how many...

Published:Monday | February 12, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Overexpose your senses and heighten the depths of pleasure for you and your partner this Valentine's Day with Fetish Secrets. For over nine years, the adult toys and novelty store has provided premium pleasurable products that can be used to enhance...

Published:Sunday | February 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Imagine being able to escape from the stresses of everyday life in the heart of Kingston. Transported to a tranquil environment, that not only calms the mind, but offers the most exciting core workout you have ever experienced...

Published:Sunday | February 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

One of the oldest and most innovative depictions of 19th century European architecture, can be seen in the most perennial building in the Cayman Islands The Pedro St James Castle. The historical gem was built in 1801...

Published:Monday | February 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Cha-Rob's Enterprise located on Main Street, Highgate, St. Mary, is one of the main sources for stylish clothing within the parish. Owned by power couple Chantal and Robert Haughton, Cha-Rob's has established a niche market within the heart of...

Published:Sunday | February 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

It all started in the 1980s, when a few friends from a small number of restaurants within the Cayman Islands Restaurant Association, hosted a 'chilli cook off' in a field with less than 100 persons in attendance....

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:06 AMLatara Boodie

Twenty-three-year-old Kristina Godfrey, also known as the architect of bags, opted to follow her passion for the arts and create a business that is currently turning heads within the local fashion industry.Godfrey's Heavy Mannaz bags are deemed by...

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The Girl and the Magpie line of jewellery was created by Veronique Lindard utilising organic, chic, unique and timeless materials, which captivates the beauty of Jamaica while accentuating the human form....

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Ensuring that every woman is not just noticed, but is remembered, is the tag line for the African inspired EtAl Clothing store. Located at Shop 6 on 9-11 Phoenix Avenue, Kingston 5, the afrocentric boutique is the brainchild of Nigerian-based,...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

We all know the typical ways of getting fit and in shape. You wake up, go to the gym, run for 30 minutes on a treadmill, then hit the weights. However, that routine can become very mundane and may even cause you to slack off every now and then. Who...

Published:Friday | January 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The first sunrise of 2018 revealed great food and good vibe at the Sunnation Breakfast Party at Mountain Lodge Estate on the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies. Several partygoers tuned up to start the new...

Published:Friday | January 5, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Last week, Dr Peter Phillips, leader of the People's National Party (PNP), hosted a media appreciation party at the Hope Gardens' Serengeti Restaurant. The soirÈe was attended by members of the media from across the island, as well as long-standing...

Published:Thursday | January 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Hundreds of foodies gathered to experience true Jamaican flavour at Jack Daniel's BackYaad BBQ at the UWI Mona visitors' lodge on Boxing Day. The all-you-can-eat event featured an array of delicious dishes from several well-known restaurants such as...

Published:Sunday | December 31, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

There are many creative minds who have made sacrifices to pursue their one true passion. The story behind ArtSmart, a small business which specialises in hand-painted tiles, is fuelled by an ardent drive to create...

Published:Thursday | December 28, 2017 | 3:00 PMLatara Boodie

On Boxing Day, YungKingz Entertainment turned up the heat at Mona Visitors Lodge for the 6th staging of the Jack Daniel's BackYard BBQ. The only Jack Daniel’s event within the Caribbean which features an all you can eat buffet, it...

Published:Monday | December 25, 2017 | 12:44 AMLatara Boodie

Nothing says Christmas like the joining of family and friends around the dinner table with a plethora of delicious delicacies. This much anticipated once a year event often features endless options of meats such as stuffed or baked chicken,...

Published:Monday | December 25, 2017 | 12:39 AMLatara Boodie

The first holiday without a love one can be a very daunting experience. Not only will you miss the simple things such as their laugh or the smell of their favorite perfume, but the experiences they loved the most about the holidays will be...

Published:Friday | December 22, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Last Thursday, the main lawn of Hope Zoo was transformed into a sea of red and white with hints of silver, for the Scotiabank Christmas soirÈe.Hosted by the newly appointed president and CEO David Noel, the after work soirÈe provided the perfect...

Published:Monday | December 18, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Keisha Allen takes the Jamaican Fashion Industry by storm with her launch of House of Clay's Haute Couture "Queens...

Published:Friday | December 15, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

December is the Christmas party season, and a time for most of us to let our hair down with colleagues and friends. That is exactly what Stocks and Securities Limited did last Thursday, with members of staff and loyal clients, at their ultra chic...

Published:Thursday | December 14, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Sweet Runnings Jamaican Recipe Galore is chock-full of authentic Jamaican recipes waiting for you to recreate in your home. Written by Dr Pamella Powell, the book earlier this year won the Special Award of the Jury Certificate from the Gourmand...

Published:Monday | December 11, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

It is scientifically proven that scents can alter a person's mood within an instant. Incorporating festive cents such as cinnamon, pine, caramel and even apple can lift your mood and have you feeling festive during this time of year.Use...

Published:Friday | December 8, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Last Saturday, The Kiwanis Club of Kingston hosted their annual Christmas charity ball at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel, where the flamboyant Christmas decor transformed the ballroom into a sea of red and blue getting everyone present in the Christmas...

Published:Monday | December 4, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Miss Universe Jamaica 2017, Davina Bennett, made Jamaica proud when she placed third in the Miss Universe Pageant which took place last Sunday in Las Vegas. The Jamaican queen went against the status quo and created history by being the first...

Published:Friday | December 1, 2017 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Last Sunday, Shack's Hope hosted another special charity Sip and Paint event, in aid of the Sickle Cell Support Foundation of Jamaica. Hosted by Emprezz Golding, Shak's Hope was formed in honour of Miss Jamaica Universe 2011 Shakira Martin, who died...

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