Mon | Nov 20, 2017

Stories by Jody-Anne Lawrence

Published:Thursday | September 29, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The University of the West Indies, Mona campus has a new 'chill spot' and first-rate eatery - the Boardwalk Cafe.Across from the Faculty of Law on the university's famed Ring Road, the location that was previously the deli Submerge has been revamped...

Published:Monday | September 26, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

In days past, many women would say that they love a man with a clean shave or a good line-up, but men seem to be grooming 'out of the box'. Beards have become a sexy trend but it does come with its fair share of maintenance, so we asked a few men...

Published:Thursday | September 22, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

We all love a bit of cheese that savoury flavour and smooth texture work wonders on our palate. So to help you indulge in the delectable pleasure, here are a few guilt-free recipes to keep you satisfied.Adovas Scotch bonnet pepper cheese...

Published:Monday | September 19, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Be Every Woman with NYFW FashionNew York Fashion Week spectators will agree that 2017 will be something to look forward to. The one week event held September 8 to 14 showcased beautiful designs for the slim and curvy as well as the 'girlie' and edgy...

Published:Sunday | September 18, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Many people say love and respect is the key to a healthy relationship. But is it? Or is it? Is the key to a healthy relationship honesty?According to relationship specialist and sexologist Dr Sidney McGill...

Published:Thursday | August 18, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Sometimes it takes something life-changing to really put things into perspective and give you a new lease on life.That's the case for Joan E. Taylor, who had to make a drastic dietary change that led to her first book.Taylor recently launched her...

Published:Monday | August 15, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

It is summer and women are not hesitating to pull out all the stops when it comes to getting all dolled up for the numerous parties that abound. But in the midst of all this excitement, we want to ensure that our looks are well put together.This...

Published:Sunday | August 14, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Summer is almost over and while our little ones have a few more weeks to enjoy the holidays, maybe it's also time to get back to some routine so that their first day back at school will be a bit easier instead of a big crash....

Published:Sunday | August 14, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

There is no doubt that a girl's relationship with her father has a tremendous impact on her later in life.Relationship specialist and sexologist, Dr Sidney McGill, said that the father-daughter relationship has...

Published:Friday | August 12, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

JCDC's Miss Jamaica Festival Queen was worth the wait, what with great presentations and performances at Sunday's staging of the 2016 event.Due to the predicted storm, the highly anticipated cultural event was pushed back by one week, but that did...

Published:Thursday | August 11, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

We have all been enjoying the Rio Olympics, and as the track and field events gets under way tomorrow, it would be great to create a sports bar experience as you get together with your friends to watch our athletes on the track. Chef Noel Cunningham...

Published:Sunday | August 7, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

So often we hear that we need a bit of art therapy when we feel a bit stressed and need to unwind.Lesli-Ann Belnavis, is a registered art therapist who believes that the term has been used very loosely when it comes to art...

Published:Sunday | August 7, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Parents should want the best for their children. But in their efforts, to make them into the best human beings possible, they sometimes impose upon them the life they (the parents) wanted for themselves.Cheryl Nunes* told...

Published:Thursday | August 4, 2016 | 12:17 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Start your day at Brew'd Awakenings, where the ambience is relaxing and the aroma of brewed coffee excites your senses and gets you ready to face the day.Just next door to Tastee Liguanea, the Tastee Group has opened a little coffee haven, Brew'd...

Published:Monday | August 1, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Georgia Crawford-Williams was born to be a teacher, inspired by her ability to help her students come into themselves and that she was capable of dynamic things.As a sociology teacher, Crawford-Williams is living out her dream as she admits that she...

Published:Monday | August 1, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Independence weekend is around the corner and we all would like to show our patriotic side. But if you have that little black dress or that denim outfit that you want to wear, you still can be 'patriotically glammed' up.But what about your face?...

Published:Thursday | July 28, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

For generations, Tastee Patties has been an important part of Jamaican life, with Jamaicans and tourists travelling abroad with frozen boxes of this Jamaican delicacy to share with family and friends. But the new Tastee in Liguanea is much more than...

Published:Monday | July 25, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Women are known to not being able to live without their mascara or lip gloss, but when it comes to the men, we do not usually think about what, if anything, they cannot do without in their grooming regime.Sometimes we take it for granted that men...

Published:Friday | July 22, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Last Sunday night the Jamaica Pegasus Hotel's Talk of the Town suite lived up to its name, as it was ground zero for the revelation of the chosen 23 finalist in this year's Miss Universe Jamaica competition.Guests rolled in to see the beauties that...

Published:Monday | July 18, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Deandra Matherson is planning to change the feet of accessories in Jamaica with Clip to Fit.Clip to Fit was started in November 2015. It is an accessories line that caters to everything shoes, as it provides heel protectors for those fabulous...

Published:Sunday | July 17, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

It has been 205 years since the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela claimed their independence and the movement by SimÛn BolÌvar is still recognised today.The celebration of their National Day was held at The Jamaica...

Published:Thursday | July 14, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The summer is hot and it is almost like we are roasting our flesh in this heat. Chef Noel Cunningham has shared with us a few recipes of beverages and treats that will help you beat that heat this...

Published:Monday | July 11, 2016 | 12:01 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Microblading is the new cosmetic phenomenon that has cut down women's morning prep time since they can eliminate sketching in those perfect brows.Jahrene Wilson from Glam by JW, who has been formally trained in the procedure, describes microblading...

Published:Sunday | July 10, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Jamaica Exporters' Association (JEA) celebrated their 50th anniversary with elegance and by rewarding 50 exporters for a job well done.The night was a bit humid and guests made it blazing hot in their black-tie...

Published:Thursday | July 7, 2016 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Americans at home and abroad prepared for another Independence Day celebration, and United States Ambassador to Jamaica Luis G. Moreno took us on a journey down memory lane...

Pages

Subscribe to Jody-Anne Lawrence