It was not all about the Christmas celebrations as, indeed, birthdays there are aplenty and among those celebrating are: Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips; famed architect Eran Spiro; celebrated musician Wayne Armond; the lovely Julan Mahabeer; the fabulous Simone Harris now in Miami, Florida; Ricky Douglas, now in New Orleans; and the lovely Nadine Watt now in Mount Vernon, New York; who all celebrate their birthdays today.
Celebrating tomorrow, the 29th, are: internationally recognised, admired and celebrated hotelier and businessman, John Issa; the celebrated Ian Moo-Young; the beautiful Cindy Lightbourne; the enterprising Omar Newell; the lovely Latoya Rattary; Dr David Lambert over in Ocho Rios; Paul Lyn over in Mandeville; the dapper Rohan Cole formerly of Hedonism II, now residing in Atlanta, Georgia; the lovely Michelle Mitchell, from Linstead, St Catherine, now in Long Beach, California; the beautiful Mary Crook; and Paul Peart, now in Brussels, Belgium.
On Sunday, the 30th: The fabulous international star Sheryl Lee-Ralph; the fab Carole McNeill-Rose; the fabulously talented National Dance Theatre Company star, Alecia Glasgow; the lovely Brenda Francis; the charmingly fab Samantha Allen; the fab Megan Adams in Brooklyn, New York; The dapper Ernst Michel in Bridgewater, New Jersey; and the lovely Michelle Arthurton in New York, New York; will all share the same birthday.
On New Year's Eve, Monday the 31st, it will be double the partying and celebration for: international tourism consultant and restaurateur Noel Mignott; internationally-acclaimed musician Jack Radics; the lovely Maureen Harris, over there in Runaway Bay, St Ann; and the lovely Maxine Stern, in Toronto, Canada; will be making it a simply wonderful New Year's eve celebration.
On New Year's Day, Tuesday the 1st: The celebrated actor and comic Carl Bradshaw; celebrates his 75th; The stunningly fab Natalie Chung; the charming Judith Nugent; the happening Gerrad Thompson; Asheka Rodney; the lovely Kerry-Ann Lopez, in Mandeville; The fab Jocelyn Steele in Woodbridge, Virginia; the fab Nadine Johns, in Pennsylvania; the lovely Cardozo Echevarria Aihachy, now in Toronto, Canada; Radcliffe Robinson, also in Toronto, Canada; the fab Mica Mullings, in the UK; Leon Lester, in Berlin, Germany; will be among the birthday celebrants.
On Wednesday, the 2nd: grandson of National Hero Norman Washington Manley, Joseph Douglas Manley; the fabulous legal eaglet Monique Cohen; celebrated pianist Orett Rhoden; media darling Amelia 'Milk' Sewell; the lovely Tamara Gardner; Garth George; the charming Maxine Thompson, over in Montego Bay, St James; the fabulous Paula Powell, now in Florida; and Shay Brown in the UK; will make it a special day of celebrations.
And come next Thursday, the 3rd: former MP Verna Parchment; the fabulous Nicole Haughton of the JTB; the affable Adrien Lemaire celebrates a special milestone; the lovely Phillipa McLaren; Dr Ofe Dudley-Polack, now in Concorde New Hampshire; Louis Davis, now in Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Jonathan Lusan, in South Beach, Florida; the fab Paula Sheilds, in Pennsylvania; Renard Kerr, formerly of Hedonism II, now resident of Washington, DC; the lovely Lorna Ricketts, in New York; Karl O'Brian Williams, also in the Big Apple; the fabulous Nicky Goldberg, now in Tel Aviv, Israel; will be among the first to party in 2013.
Many happy returns all around with champagne toasts and beluga treats.