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Stories by Latara Boodie

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

Society dictates that marriage is a legal partnership where both persons have decided to enter a lifelong commitment to building as a unit. But let's say that the married couple earns a total of $200,000 a month...

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

Cozi is the must-have organiser for families. It helps coordinate and communicate everyone's schedules and activities, track grocery lists, manage to do lists, plan ahead for dinner, and keep the whole family on the same page....

Published:Monday | November 5, 2018 | 12:37 AMLatara Boodie

Did you know that women are four times more likely to develop osteoporosis than men? If this is your first time reading about osteoporosis, it is a disease of the bones that causes bones to become weak and break easily. Osteoporosis affects mostly...

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

While the freelance life commonly touts flexibility and greater earning potential, there are also financial downsides. A major one is struggling with variable income. For freelancers, it's awesome when you...

Published:Thursday | November 1, 2018 | 12:23 AMLatara Boodie

Jamaica Liquor Warehouse is not just a liquor store, but a relaxing bistro and bar, where persons can indulge in their favorite wine, spirit or beer. With hearty gourmet meals crafted to perfection, Jamaica Liquor Warehouse Restaurant features a...

Published:Thursday | November 1, 2018 | 12:17 AMLatara Boodie

Known for its fusion of Indian cuisine, Nirvana will transport your palate on a middle eastern carpet ride with traditional delights and mouth watering dishes. Nirvana awakens both the appetite and the spirit with Bollywood beats and heavy wooden...

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

Habitica is a free habit-building and productivity app that treats your real life like a game.With in-game rewards and punishments to motivate you and a strong social network to inspire you, Habitica can help you...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Zola Accessories taps into the lifestyle of the 21st-century Jamaican woman, who is not only trendy and multifaceted but also eco-friendly and budget conscious. With their Jamaican-made tote line, Zola is making headway with its promotion of local...

Published:Monday | October 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Empowered women, empower other women is the mantra that has been etched into the minds of the young women who attended Nutramix's Women in Agriculture seminar at the Wexford Hotel in Montego Bay, last Tuesday. The seminar featured four successful,...

Published:Sunday | October 14, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

CashWiz Jamaica is not only part of the international CashWiz empire, but is the beacon of change in several inner-city communities as it touches the lives of the youth across the island.The company recently adopted the...

Published:Sunday | October 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

The United States Embassy, through its Public Affairs Section, recently initiated the Stakeholder Appreciation and Recognition Awards (SARA), held at the Talk of The Town Suite, The Jamaica Pegasus hotel.The purpose...

Published:Sunday | September 30, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

With most psychological issues, the reasons are quite trivial. More often than not, these mental problems develop from childhood emotional impressions. Parents are the gateway to how a child will...

Published:Sunday | September 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Located in the foothills of the Blue Mountain, nestled within lush vegetation enhanced by crisp fragrances of peppermint and pine, is where lifestyle meets environmental conservation, a stone's throw...

Published:Sunday | September 16, 2018 | 12:40 AMLatara Boodie

'Brilliant things happen in calm minds', is the tagline for one of the world’s leading meditation app, Headspace. We encounter several mentally draining situations as we go about our daily routine, which more often than not...

Published:Monday | September 10, 2018 | 12:02 AMLatara Boodie

Every relationship comes with distinct milestones that couples have to overcome to solidify their bond. The popular Jamaican saying "see me and come live with me are two different things" is the mindset most locals have when it comes to talks about...

Published:Monday | September 10, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Chudney Jackson is a creative, free-minded artist, who always stood out with her original uniqueness ever since she was a young girl. Born and raised in a small town in Negril, Jamaica, her style and personality always grasped attention wherever she...

Published:Sunday | September 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

It is easy to appreciate a work of art at face value, where the surface is exciting and whimsical. However, below the depths of what meets the eye, is the invaluable virtue of an artist's interpretation of a world...

Published:Sunday | September 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Dazzling camera lights, lengthy runways, the glamour and luxury that comes from being a high-end fashion model, were the last things 19-year-old Saint International model Haytal Blackwood expected to experience in her...

Published:Sunday | August 26, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Children's book author Jean-Marie Hawthorn-DaCosta has dedicated her time and creative talent to producing authentic Jamaican children's publicationss. Her books depict the Jamaican culture and places...

Published:Sunday | August 19, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Getting a divorce incorporates a number of complex details, which impacts the mental, physical and not to mention the financial well being of both individuals. This phenomenon is a mutual understanding between two persons...

Published:Monday | August 13, 2018 | 12:05 AMLatara Boodie

As a woman, we are told we need to be soft, sweet and gentle which are just a few adjectives associated with being feminine. These connotations were bestowed upon us by society from the minute we received the double x chromosome which dictated our...

Published:Sunday | August 5, 2018 | 12:15 AMLatara Boodie

Art not only allows us to portray our interpretations of reality but also gives us the ability to travel through time and provide a distinct convolution of colours that can depict the past, present and future. Illustrator and painter...

Published:Sunday | July 29, 2018 | 12:05 AMLatara Boodie

Earlier this year, the head boys and girls of some of the most prestigious high schools in Jamaica joined forces to implement change within their communities.After weeks of planning, they orchestrated the first...

Published:Sunday | July 29, 2018 | 12:04 AMLatara Boodie

In celebration of all things Jamaican, Indigo Soul has launched its brand new Emancipendence line in correlation with this year's patriotic festivities.Indigo Soul, designed by Paula Hurlock, is a...

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

The world is trending towards being more environmentally conscious of not only our impact on the planet, but also what we put inside and on our bodies. Products are becoming more organic and simplified in their make-up....

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