At The Nail Bar - Dec 1

Saturday, December, 1 2018    

'Tis the season to add some shimmer, sprinkle bits of gold, and retire the vibrant summery hues for cooler, trendier seasonal shades. Our inspiration boards overflow with nail design ideas for you to mimic and be trendy, and we've narrowed them down to the dozen. At The Nail Bar reveals its 12... Read More

#First50 Impact Investing Initiative

Friday, November, 30 2018    

F&B Downtown, HQ of Kingston Creative, was the venue Tuesday morning for the collective's most ambitious project to date: the First 50 Impact Investing Initiative. A clarion call for major corporates to throw their support behind creating Jamaica's first-ever designated art district... Read More

Applaud It! Finale with Jamaica Broilers

Thursday, November, 29 2018    

The 2018 Applaud It! series ended on a high note on Tuesday, November 20 when the Jamaica Broilers Group hosted 10 male students from nearby Innswood High School. Chef and culinary whiz Jacqui Tyson created a lovely four-course menu that celebrated Jamaica Broilers... Read More

“Savouring Jamaica”

Thursday, November, 29 2018    

Months of planning and hours of preparation equalled an unforgettable evening and also a first for the famed Greenwich Village venue, The James Beard House, on Wednesday, November 7. “Savouring Jamaica,” created and produced by Annette... Read More

Just Chill! Refrigeration and Food Safety

Thursday, November, 29 2018    

Did you know that your refrigerator is one of the most important pieces of equipment in your kitchen that ensures your food is safe? Imagine the discomfort you go through when a rubber goes bad, the compressors stop working, or even worse, an all-day power cut which leaves us worrying... Read More

Exciting New Wine 'Select'ions

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, November, 29 2018    

Wine and Spirits distributor Select Brands recently hosted a grand event showcasing hundreds of wines, spirits and gourmet foods to prospective and existing customers. Read More

Dinner At The Cokes'

Thursday, November, 29 2018    

On the fourth Thursday in November, while many scrolled through social media to see what American relatives prepared for Thanksgiving dinner, the Cokes kicked off the Christmas party season here on The Rock with an intimate dinner party. SPACES creative director Janelle... Read More

Island Children Require Island Style

Wednesday, November, 28 2018    

The buzz was palpable Saturday last in the lobby of the Jamaica Pegasus hotel as guests gathered for the Island Child Style pre-show mixer where they enjoyed hors d'oeuvres, cocktails and candy from the fabulous Main Event-created Aldor candy wall. The Grand Jamaican Suite was the next... Read More


Tuesday, November, 27 2018    

When Jordan Simpson and Michelle Walker had their first date on May 12, 2012, Simpson immediately knew that this special young woman would be his wife. Fast-forward to November 24, 2018, the young couple walked down the aisle and sealed the deal in front of friends and... Read More

Kimala Bennett On Becoming

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

So there we were bundled head to toe in 21-degree weather. Four Jamaican women who had crossed the ocean, not for a Thanksgiving Day sale or crucial business meeting but for something just as important: to be inspired. It is no secret to those who know me how I feel about Oprah Winfrey... Read More

Sonia Tomlinson: Fabulous at any Age

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

It was an outpouring of love for Sonia Tomlinson as friends and family from the United States and Canada joined loved ones here on The Rock to celebrate her birthday. The three-day affair themed “Fabulous at Any Age” began on Saturday, November 17 with an Appleton Estate rum... Read More

SO2 - Festivities Abound

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

This issue of Style Observer (SO) heralds the official start of the holiday party season. Huzzah! What will you wear to the company Christmas luncheon besides something red? Try metallic tones to add a bit of shimmer. Bottles of bubbly are a must so stock up now. Surprise... Read More

Cocktails with Nomonde Donsa

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

Bringing a wealth of knowledge informed by global travels and international standards of marketing to Red Stripe as the head of marketing and innovation is South African native Nomonde Donsa. After studying marketing and economics at the University of Cape Town, she went on to hone... Read More

My Kingston — David Pijuan Mota

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

When and why did you relocate to Kingston? Read More

SO Gardening Nov 25

Sunday, November, 25 2018    

Dear Orchid Doc:Why do the leaves of my bare root orchids drop so easily and fail to grow roots yet might be spiking or blooming?Mikayla Dear Mikayla: Read More




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