100% Authentically JAMAICAN

Friday, August, 24 2018    

Many have fond memories of Things Jamaican. A trip there would signal that a vacation abroad was imminent, as well as provide an opportunity to purchase some of the best tamarind balls available locally. Now run by the Jamaica Business Development Centre (JBDC), Things... Read More

New Lunch Spots, Anyone?

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

Depending on where you work, lunchtime can provoke a sigh of frustration, especially if you're in a food desert where there isn't much variation on the theme. Thursday Food shares two options (one brand-new) in Kingston that are welcome lunch spot additions, plus a dessert... Read More

Rainforest Dreams of Sushi

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

Beginning August 30 Rainforest Seafoods will sell freshly made sushi at PriceSmart Thursday through Sunday each week. Just when you thought PriceSmart had everything, the warehouse club has decided to diversify the fresh food offerings for its members. Not to worry, residents of the... Read More

Fill A Gap!

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

A feature of visiting friends and family in Jamaica, especially if unplanned, would likely see guests getting some food to 'ketch up yuh stomuk' or a 'likkle taste mouth' which is really a small serving of food to tide you over until your next meal. That thought has translated into 'Fill... Read More

Endless Pasta Night at the Terra Nova

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

Kingston practically has a food-themed night for every day of the week. Taco Tuesdays now seem to have a bit of competition with the entry of Endless Pasta Night at the Regency Bar & Lounge at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel. Read More

ILAH'S Lemon-Aid

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

Lemonade stands were first referenced in news media by the New York Times in 1879 and from the early 1880s children in the United States quickly adopted the use of the stand to earn additional funds during the summer. Locally, eight-year-old... Read More

Of Jerk, Jerks & More Jerk

Thursday, August, 23 2018    

Lonely Planet released its newest travel guide — Ultimate Eatlist — last week. The bucket list of “the 500 best dishes to eat on the planet” has eating jerk chicken in Jamaica at number 15. The only other North American... Read More

Movie Night's The New Wave

Tuesday, August, 21 2018    

Film enthusiasts and followers of the New Wave movement entered the 6B Skyline Drive chill spot last Saturday for movie night under the stars. To the insta-savvy and freethinking collective, New Wave – a creative platform for the recognition of culture, burgeoning talent, and art... Read More

Vows — #TeamMullings: We Found Love!

Monday, August, 20 2018    

For Roshane Anglin, graphic designer and typesetter at LMH Publishing Limited, and Consolidated Bakeries IT Administrator Stephen Mullings, July 28, 2018 will always have special significance, as that was the day the couple cemented their decade-long friendship into a lifelong commitment. Read More

Who Will Grace Our Cover? Part 2

Sunday, August, 19 2018    

Across the Pond, Edward Enninful chose Rihanna to be the cover model for the September issue of British Vogue .Closer home, Anna Wintour anointed Beyoncé. Or did Bey give Anna the nod? Read More

Crab Night @ 100 Hope Road

Thursday, August, 16 2018    

The hip kids on social media like to say “even though it's Monday act like it's Saturday”. Clearly 100 Hope Road (aka 100 Kingston) is hip to it. The Monday night crab and lobster fest has been a weekly fixture of the hotspot for the past two years. Fun fact: the Montego Bay... Read More

Veuve Clicquot Garden Party — Summerhouse At The Liguanea Club

Thursday, August, 16 2018    

Add Summerhouse at the Liguanea Club's Veuve Clicquot Garden Party to the list of highlights of summer 2018. Read More

Summer Pinks

with Christopher Reckord | Thursday, August, 16 2018    

Pink wines have been long celebrated as the choice for summer for many years. Over the last 10 years, however, the category has experienced tremendous growth in sales and more importantly, great improvement in quality, reports Wine Spectator ,... Read More

Jessica in the Kitchen - Vegan Strawberry Coconut Ice Cream

with Jessica Hylton-Leckie | Thursday, August, 16 2018    

This Vegan Strawberry Coconut Ice Cream is deliciously creamy, no-churn and so easy to make! You only need four ingredients. Ingredients:4 cups frozen strawberries Read More


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