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Published:Sunday | March 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Whether you like pina coladas, getting drunk in the rain, or you're more willing to rock the boat and have a private party with members only, there's no denying those sweet sounds of oldies but goodies echoing easy in the...

Published:Sunday | March 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

While they say there's nothing to a child like his or her mother and/or father, according to American writer Alex Haley, "Nobody can do for little children what grandparents do. Grandparents sort of sprinkle stardust over the lives of...

Published:Friday | March 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Deck the ship with 'wuk up' bodies. 'Tis the season to be jolly, in soca of course. With carnival season already in full swing, socaphiles have their fair share of party options to choose from. So, if last Saturday, you didn't set sail into soca...

Published:Thursday | March 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

English cook and television presenter Delia Smith once said, "Food is for eating, and good food is to be enjoyed. I think food is, actually, very beautiful in itself." Sharing similar sentiment is New York Chef, Shawain Whyte.He has not only spent...

Published:Monday | March 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

On the heels of International Women's Day, with the theme for the year being 'Be bold for change,' JMMB has once again stepped up to the plate and knocked the ball out of the park by creating a new and innovative initiative geared towards standing...

Published:Monday | March 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Full-figured women are no longer smaller in number but larger in life and personality. Well, that is certainly the case for those born and raised in the Caribbean.Women can now embrace their size, celebrate their diverse beauty and care for their...

Published:Thursday | March 9, 2017 | 5:16 PMKrysta Anderson

Just about everyone saw the whole 'Spugs' debacle unfold in last Sunday's Gleaner. In an advertisement placed in the form of a letter, Damian, expressed remorse for his wrong doings towards his wife Kay, whom he affectionately called...

Published:Monday | March 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Back in the day, men would often say, that a woman's place should be in the kitchen. Isn't that something? We have come a far way since then, with women taking charge, dominating in just about every domain possible. This week, in honouring...

Published:Sunday | March 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Breastfeeding in public places is still a thorny issue, with many mothers complaining of getting dirty looks from strangers and literally being told to do it somewhere private.Imagine working somewhere...

Published:Friday | March 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

The Dominican Republic celebrated 173 years of independence in fine style at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel in New Kingston on Monday.Guests were out, meeting and greeting in fashionable numbers during the cocktail hour of the evening. They also used the...

Published:Thursday | March 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

As we begin the Lenten season, many opt to give up certain habits and tendencies for the season. For those of us who are planning to focus on our figure, we tend to put some restrictions on our palate.Food asked a few of its readers what food they...

Published:Monday | February 27, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Returning to the motherland has been the dream for so many yearning for a deeper connection to their roots. And the 'Dora' in Jamaican Ariane Collman decided go on an adventure, taking a trip to South Africa for her 30th birthday. The visit, a dream...

Published:Thursday | February 23, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

This Lenten season will be the tastiest of them all as Rainforest Seafoods aims to entice the palate of food lovers everywhere with their annual signature seafood festival that kicks off on Ash Wednesday, March 1.'Captain' Rainforest Seafoods set...

Published:Thursday | February 23, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

For this week's Street Eatz, Food ventured outside the busy streets of Kingston and took a rural approach to spicing up our palate. So buckle up, because you're in for a bumpy ride.If you've ever travelled from Kingston to St Mary or Portlan,d...

Published:Monday | February 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

What really happens when reggae meets romance? In keeping with the spirit of Reggae Month, let's take it back to the root of erotic rhythm. We asked a few of our readers, "If you wanted to give your lover some sweet reggae loving, which song from...

Published:Monday | February 20, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Jamaicans always show patriotic pride in our food, our festivities, even our clothes and accessories, but how many of us ladies ever considered putting on an irie face? We had a one-on-one with make-up artist Nicolina Diabo, who introduced us to...

Published:Sunday | February 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

So many of us use our time to take care of just about everyone in our lives that we oftentimes neglect the most important person - ourselves.Outlook has decided to break the silence of self-care, debunking the myths associated with it...

Published:Thursday | February 16, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

The highly anticipated Valentine's Day came and went on Tuesday, but it's not too late to paint the town red and close the week off on a sweet note.This Saturday, treat yourself and the love of your life to Date Night with the savoury indulgence of...

Published:Tuesday | February 14, 2017 | 11:05 AMKrysta Anderson

On this Valentine’s Day, let your body do the talking and just say yes! As a ‘pleasure motivator’, we have compiled a play list guaranteed to get you between the sheets and beyond in no time. 1. R. Kelly, the general of the...

Published:Monday | February 13, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

When we were young, classic bedtime stories and some cartoons were our ideas of fun. But then we traded our boyish and girlish charm to live in a man's or woman's world, leaving all imagination behind.So let's go back into time and get innovative...

Published:Thursday | February 9, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

With jerked chicken being one of Jamaica's unofficial national dishes, Food decided to treat your discerning palate to its authentic flavour in this week's Street Eatz. While everyone was busy enjoying the festivities on stage at the highly...

Published:Monday | February 6, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

In recent times, the talk of the town is 'You don't have to be a size two to be the best you', putting body critics to shame with confidence. But how many of us take that same approach to our skin? Could these problematic areas of the skin be...

Published:Sunday | February 5, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

A healthy dog makes for a happy dog, so Outlook sought the expertise of veterinarian Dr Matthew Brown on how canine lovers should go about nourishing their dog or pup.According to Brown, a balanced nutrition would be one that...

Published:Thursday | February 2, 2017 | 12:29 PMKrysta Anderson

Going red for a cause has never looked better. From red carpet, to red dresses and red ties. Campionites and their fashionable associates, came out in their fashionable numbers to partake in the highly anticipated annual fundraiser- Campion...

Published:Thursday | February 2, 2017 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Nothing screams lunchtime for Jamaicans more than rice and peas with fried chicken. The unofficial national dish has taken over with a new twist on the culinary tradition of Sunday's rice and peas.The combination is of the Sunday best with Friday's...

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