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Published:Monday | June 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Whether you are standing at the top of the aisle waiting for the woman of your dreams or walking towards the man that you have always dreamt of, your wedding is a special day. Truth is, amid the fabulous decor, which include the cute statement...

Published:Monday | June 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

While most of the country has been high on the excitement of World Cup football, the news that Canada passed a new law that legalises ganja use might have gone unnoticed in Jamaica. However, after the football euphoria passes, I fully expect that...

Published:Monday | June 25, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Islandgems Jewellery specialises in custom-designed jewellery and gemstone pieces. We have made countless custom rings and jewellery for people over the years. It's all done on premises. Many people have a sentimental or heirloom piece they want to...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It was Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius who once said, "Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart."No one demonstrates the destiny of uniting in holy matrimony more...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Cramps are normal for women during our special time of month. Unfortunately, this is not the case for all of us. Severe depression, irritability, and tension before and during the menses plague several women at this time. This is far from the norm....

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Remember when the Heart Foundation of Jamaica started this whole thing about "are you drinking yourself sick?"Well, the slogan has caught on very nicely and people are seemingly taking less sugar in their diet these days.You know what? That's great...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Davene Jonas is a student at Edna Manley School for the Visual and Performing Arts. She is driven by her passion for fashion.Jonas, however, wanted to ensure that while her passion for fashion and making designs that were flattering to the curves of...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Art and craft are darlings that keep capturing the hearts of many individuals. For Shania Williams, it's make-up artistry that holds her captive and it's a feeling she adores. Now, in her seventh year in the industry, Williams is deemed as one of...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Most of us are guilty of judging and embracing the negatives instead of focusing on nurturing and empowering the positives. According to society, 'good hair' means curls and waves and 'bad hair' is equivalent to looking like a slave. At the turn of...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

I love my hair, so I do take pride in caring for it, but there is one thing that I must confess: there is more to haircare than products.You will go on cosmetic websites that will say this will help for growth and that will help for healthy skin and...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Recently, the eviction of a 30-year-old man from his parents' home in New York made headlines in mainstream and on social media. After living with his parents for eight years, they gave him five notices to leave their home, offered him cash to find...

Published:Monday | June 18, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Bingy slinging rocks. Canine love Chloe, children and children at heart at play. Generously lush greenery and ambrosial aromas of smoking goodness permeating the fresh air: that was the atmosphere when the Gleaner Lifestyle team visited the Little...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Being a dad is a serious job - that's a fact. But it's always great when, even in the chaos, they can sit back, relax and enjoy the fruits of their labour - their adorable offsprings. This father's day we decided to celebrate... 

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Life, at times, can take unexpected turns. One minute you could be in a loving union, sharing a child with someone you believe will be there forever, and a second later, you're a single father with a one-year-old boy at your feet to care for. You're...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

In honouring Father's Day, I've decided to custom fit the occasion into our single but iffy to mingle series. Recently, I had a very interesting conversation with a complete stranger actually. I had met him through a friend and being the serial...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Becoming a father is nothing if not life changing. Paternal instincts may kick into high gear the moment a man hears his baby's cry  after birth, once he holds his sweet bundle of joy for the first time, or some momentous occasion...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

We know postpartum depression (PPD) preys on mothers. And we have heard of its fangs ripping women apart and plunging them into deep misery at the sight of their newborn. But what about fathers; is this mental illness a menace to them too? Or are...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Ok folks, time to get out your pencils and pens cause Daviot, the football sage, is going to predict the Russia 2018 World Cup.Now admittedly, my record in predicting the World Cup hasn't always worked out.In fact, it rarely works out. The closest I...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

To earn the title of 'Swag Dad' one needs to be trendy, fresh, creative and vibrant in their attire and character. Being modern and current is essential and the word mundane is non-existent in your vocabulary.For Phillip Reid, also known as 'Balla...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Becoming a father is said to be one of the most monumental events a man will ever experience in his entire life. For some, the knowledge of fatherhood looming towards them is seen a threat to their freedom. On the flip side, many are elated to be able to contribute to bringing life into the world. Flair Magazine asked: “At what point did you think you were ready to be a father?” Here are the responses:...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

In response to last week's article about joint bank accounts, one reader requested that I do a further article on the topic. He is a medical practitioner, whose concern for elderly, vulnerable patients is that they sometimes become careless in their...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Looking for the ideal gift to ease the pressure from your hardworking father? Want to turn up the heat and give your Zaddy a relaxing treat? Well, here's a deal that's definitely worth it without breaking your pocket. Totally Male Spa, has the...

Published:Monday | June 11, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

The day we celebrate our amazing fathers is fast approaching. This means many of us will have to start gift shopping soon, that's if you haven't already started. But shopping for the perfect gift that will adequately show your appreciation may not...

Published:Monday | June 4, 2018 | 12:16 AM

Ladies and gentlemen, the greatest show on planet Earth is soon to begin.Anybody who says the Olympics want a big lick with an equally big piece of lumber.The (football) World Cup starts on June 14 and yours truly can't wait.Now before I go any...

Published:Monday | June 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Lovely Westmoreland, where there is lush greenery, wooden houses and shops, men sitting outside of the bars grabbing a cold beer in the midday sun and being greeted with a warm smile by the elderly...

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