Sun | May 19, 2019

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Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 11:34 AM

Wanting to share her eclectic style with persons has been a lifelong dream for Kibebi Johnston, co-owner of One Eleven Moda. With her expertise in trends and unique combination of textures and patterns, Johnston was always seen as the go-to person...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:27 AM

While I have no statistics to support what I am about to say, my experiences are my best guide to the fact that many parents are unable to afford the cost associated with pursuing legal action in family matters. In many instances, worthwhile court...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:26 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

As the years go by, women in entrepreneurship are coming to the forefront and doing great things. Dania Beckford is a local entrepreneur, who is the head cook and bottle washer at full-figured fashion house, ‘Broadtail Designs’. Since 2016, the...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:24 AM

More and more Jamaican students are realising their dreams and breaking barriers through hard work and dedication. Monique Brown, a student at the Immaculate Conception High School, hailing from a humble background, with an incredible support...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:24 AM

It’s a common and often embarrassing condition. It may come on as a trickle after a sneeze or cough. Or a sudden urge to urinate that releases itself before you make it to the bathroom. Sounds familiar, ladies? You may think it’s nothing more than...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:24 AM

Inspired by a wayward quest to capture the unique cultures around the world, Brianne Fearon discovered her passion for art, design, and fashion. Her brand, Bri Exquisites, flourishes through her accessories line, Bags By Bri which consist of...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:22 AM

Generally, whenever I stumble upon writer’s block, my immediate go-to is to seek inspiration from others. On the topic of gratitude, I couldn’t help but validate my thoughts. My search brought these results: “Gratitude turns what we have into...

Published:Monday | May 13, 2019 | 12:22 AM

“As a youth I thought Kingston was the place to be, until me forward up a country ... Mi never know country life was so nice.” – Country Life by Ras Karbi As small as Jamaica is, it feels like the country is about four different nations in one....

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:11 AMRocheda Bartley - Lifestyle Writer

As quoted in the Outlook Magazine by gynaecologist Theophillus Nelson, “sex is pretty safe to be had during pregnancy. But patiences with certain conditions such as cervical incompetence of low lying placenta are implored to be careful during sex...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Jamaica’s comedic sweetheart, Tami Chynn Mitchell, is known for her iconic blend of dancehall and pop as well as her hilarious social-media timeline, which is filled with outlandish stories and skits about real-life situations. With her third baby...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:09 AM

Co-owner and COO of Eyeland Eyewear, Yhordanka Akwanza is known for her avant garde style and eccentric pairings of classic and swanky pieces. Being pregnant with her third child has allowed Akwanza to embrace the natural changes that come with...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:09 AM

As quoted in the Outlook by gynaecologist Theophillus Nelson, “Sex is pretty safe to be had during pregnancy. But patients with certain conditions, such as cervical incompetence of low-lying placenta, are implored to be careful during sex.” The...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:09 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Pre-eclampsia, formerly known as toxemia, is a condition developed during pregnancy which, unfortunately, affects 5-8 per cent of pregnancies. It is categorised by high blood pressure in women who haven’t had high blood pressure before. While high...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:09 AM

You may immediately wonder what legal context this week’s article could possibly have. It will become clear. Just read on. For the many childless persons who crave the opportunity to become parents, but are unable to conceive naturally, in vitro...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Inspiration can come in many forms, and there might be none greater than a mother being motivated by her daughter. That is the business tale of Shanoy Coombs and her daughter, Kailee. Coombs had it all, inclusive of a fancy job boasting a sea of...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:07 AM

Stretch marks, are scary for some women. But sometimes, these streaks in the skin tell the tale of heartburn, morning sickness, and nausea. It’s just a price many have had to pay for carrying a child. However, there are ways to minimise them and...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Shonick McFarlane was bursting at the seams with joy and excitement when she found out that she was going to be a mother. But when her beautiful daughter, Capreé Dawson, was born, her life changed completely. Capreé was diagnosed with complete AVSD...

Published:Monday | May 6, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Now, I know I’m a grouch mouse, a good one at that. But working in this business can be downright annoying and, at times, disheartening. People think that as someone who has only ever worked in media (one day that might change), I would be used to...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:20 AM

Just touch down at Knutsford! The vibes was truly surreal at Xaymaca International Carnival 2019. Queens adorned in jewels and feathers posed and paraded with up top bosses who braced for their ‘shall return’ wine. Trekking the treacherous route...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:20 AM

Let’s make pulsating beats about the waxed lawn for a moment. The use of sex toys is synonymous with self-pleasure, but who says that the buzzing peak has to stem from egocentric impulses? Also, a lion roaring to a stimulating penile pinnacle is...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:18 AM

The Disneyland chorus released in 1997 said: It’s a world of laughter A world of tears It’s a world of hopes And a world of fears There’s so much that we share That it’s time we’re aware It’s a small world after all We are confronted with the...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:18 AM

Men, materials, money, and machinery. Wayne Green uses this essential four ‘M’ tactic as tools to keep The Spray Box fully functional. That is, however, just one strategy the self-starter employs to effectively operate an auto body work, spray,...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:17 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Watches, rings, bracelets, cufflinks. As men, when you hear the word ‘accessories’ as it relates to fashion, it is easy for you to get a tad flustered. After all, you have been throwing on your staple black skinny jeans and the solid-colour slim-...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:17 AM

Soca might be simmering down following the successful climax of Carnival Day. But who says the sizzling highlights have to end? Last week Wednesday, snacks and main courses were dishing out a different kind of wine at the highly anticipated event...

Published:Monday | April 29, 2019 | 12:17 AM

“Telling an introvert to go to a party is like telling a saint to go to Hell.” – Criss Jami, from his book Killosophy I don’t know how people practically make a life out of this. Last week, I got into one of my ‘you only live once’ moods and...

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