April 24, 2015

Now that the dust has settled on Jamaica Carnival 2015 we thought we would share an observation. There was no shortage of beauty queens in the parade this year. Here in all their splendour are some of those we spotted in costume

Alexan Stewart – UTECH Student and Miss Jamaica World 2012 contestant.


Queen of the Band and Miss Jamaica Universe 2014, Kaci Fennel with Miss...

April 17, 2015

Those of us not rich enough to own our own wheels must often suffer the indignities of public transportation. And there is very little we can do about it except complain. So here goes!

1. Fare increases
Many of us find it hard to remember the bus fare is $120 and not $100 for adults. Let’s do the math. If you take 2 buses daily for work or school, that’s $$6000 per month and $72,...

April 10, 2015

When we learned that President Barak Obama would visit our little island, Jamaicans went crazy creating “Jamaican Obama” memes.

Here are a few that had us laughing out loud: 

5. We wonder if Obama honored this request... 

4. Apparently many Jamaicans are wondering if Obama is a long time Bob Marley fan, or if he became a fan only after seeing Bob on Lisa’s shirt…...

March 13, 2015

Fitness and wellness has been the theme for a healthy lifestyle in recent years. To keep up with this fitness routine many people talk regular walks or jogs. Sometimes it’s close to where they live. Other times it’s at popular jogging spots. Here are four popular jogging spots in Kingston:

1.
Emancipation Park

Emancipation Park is one of the most used...

March 06, 2015

Seems everyone is now caught in the selfie craze stage. No one anymore asks a friend or a random stranger to capture his or her moment. If you want a picture of yourself, you take a selfie!
 
It turns out, though, that some people are not so good at DIY photography.  So we’ve come up with a few pointers.
 
1. Never use the front camera
Unless you...