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Stories by Rocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Published:Thursday | May 16, 2019 | 12:09 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

They are not the usual beverages. Sweeter, healthier and more revitalising, they make ideal treats and thirst quenchers for your taste buds. What are they? Homemade natural juices by Trish McFarlane. All Things Juice(y) is the brand, which operates...

Published:Thursday | May 2, 2019 | 12:09 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

David Nelson got bored of traditional meal options, so he started on a flavoursome venture, resulting in Roti Wraps n More. The eatery on Parkington Plaza opened its doors less than a week ago. Previously, they operated as a home-based...

Published:Thursday | April 25, 2019 | 12:08 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

With more than two decades of culinary artistry under his belt, Wenford Simpson continues to please gustatory cells worldwide. He is now preparing to release his first cookbook in a few weeks. But first, Chef Simpson is giving you a delicious...

Published:Thursday | April 4, 2019 | 12:25 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Candy Saga Bar, a premium sweet tooth club, exists to serve your desires with luscious treats that will inevitably enliven the child in you. The virtual catering company specialises in supplying confectionaries that add excitement and character to...

Published:Thursday | March 28, 2019 | 12:24 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

What’s better than enjoying mouthfuls of delicious foods without stressing about weight or eating unhealthily? Nothing! And that’s what The Healthy Chef Gourmet Meal Club lives for while promoting healthy living. Your health matters! That’s the...

Published:Thursday | March 21, 2019 | 12:06 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Eating healthily does not mean you have to follow a bland and strict routine. In fact, substituting your usual unhealthy bites with flavoursome shakes, smoothies, natural juices and teas is one way to go. This is the aim of Healthy Way Nutrition...

Published:Thursday | March 14, 2019 | 12:07 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Every day is a new opportunity to relish some good food. And with Food Trucks of Jamaica driving out Curbside Eats, the first unit from its meals, on-wheels line, you’ll have even more tastier possibilities. It’s the brainchild of the ­autodidact...

Published:Friday | March 8, 2019 | 12:09 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

With International Women’s Day in full swing, one can’t help but celebrate all the queens for their admirable accomplishments and unwavering efforts. Balance for better! Yes, that’s the goal. Do you know what it takes for these doyennes to strike a...

Published:Thursday | February 28, 2019 | 12:10 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

It’s home to some of the most genuine and fine-tasting Trinidad and Tobago street food in Jamaica. Nichole Superville - Hall, native of the southermost twin island, is the owner of the eatery who continues to tantalise taste buds with unforgettable...

Published:Friday | December 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

The rewarding Chinese-Jamaican Human Resource Development Co-operation Programme was the centre of attention for guests who gathered in a section of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China, transforming the mood into one of jubilance, on...

Published:Thursday | December 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Bush and Water is transforming the 'foodscape' of Portmore with an ocean of creative flavours.The five-month-old restaurant is owned by Ilesha Williams, who first started out selling plantains, callaloo and a variety of seafood. But a desire for...

Published:Friday | December 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

In recognition of World AIDS Day, the gardens of Devon House became the base of a jolly affair, as several families flooded the area to partake in a fun-filled day and health fair.Organised by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Jamaica (AHF), a non-...

Published:Friday | November 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

The highly anticipated Restaurant Week 2018 got off to an insatiably scintillating start last weekend. As an added bonus, specially invited guests and foodies alike, all trekked to 100 on Monday to enjoy intense moments of food and fun at the first...

Published:Thursday | November 15, 2018 | 12:18 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

It was a grand affair at the Guardian Group-sponsored Restaurant Week dinner. Held last Monday evening at Broken Plate, a food sanctum known for delectable options, foodies were left in awe at the taste of some flavourful delights.With an...

Published:Thursday | August 9, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

Making people happy through good food is a mantra that propels Anthony Dacres, a 20-year- old private chef in St Thomas. Cooking from as early as six years old, the young chef has now turned up the heat in the kitchen with a new savoury, fiery spice...

Published:Friday | August 3, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

The air was filled with laughter, patrons sipping exotic drinks while sharing in an excited moment shopping for goodies and even relishing a much-needed massage, all sum up the first Glo Skincare Luxe Trunk Show.Held recently at Hillcrest Avenue in...

Published:Wednesday | August 1, 2018 | 11:17 PMRocheda Bartley/Gleaner Writer

The Black River Lounge eatery is a perfect fit for the Joy Spence Appleton Estate Rum Experience (JSAERE) in , St Elizabeth.The Gleaner Lifestyle team recently journeyed to the Breadbasket Parish to explore the rum sanctuary.With a satisfying and...

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