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    January 17

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SOCIAL SCENE: Sunbury re-opens

06 January 2019

Tourism officials and some of the people who worked to restore Sunbury Plantation House to its former glory as a national treasure, were present for the ribbon-cutting ceremony and cocktail reception marking the re-opening recently. Read More

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Shawn Franklin: Service above self

06 January 2019

When Shawn Franklin got the chance to join the Rotary Club of Barbados seven years ago, he took it. It’s a “balancing act” being dad to Kenya and Summer, husband to Cheryl, working at his job as a valuation surveyor, being president of the club from July till present,... Read More

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Russell Banfield: A Bajan in Argentina

31 December 2018

There is a saying you can find a Bajan anywhere in the world, and it was no different when EASY happened upon 29-year-old Russell Banfield in Buenos Aires, Argentina recently. Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Christmas Morning in the Park

30 December 2018

Some familiar faces were missing from this year’s Christmas Morning in the Park but many of the other regulars who turned out remarked on the “fantastic concert” by the Royal Barbados Police Force band. Read More

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Gail’s love for animals

30 December 2018

Gail Hunte has always had a love for animals. When she moved to Barbados in 2009, she came with a mission to protect all kinds of animals and to raise awareness about best practices for them. Read More

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Tonisha’s sweet success

24 December 2018

Tonisha Alleyne has a passion for baking. And, around this time of year, she gets to show off just how much she can do and how versatile she is in the kitchen with all her baking delights. Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Consuls celebrate

23 December 2018

Honorary Consuls representing a host of countries in Barbados got together for their annual Christmas reception last week, welcoming new faces in the group and acknowledging another year of meaningful contributions on behalf of the countries they represent. Read More

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Ackeem living his dream

23 December 2018

Ackeem Francis is living his best life. He’s a creative in every sense of the word and he is definitely thriving at it. Since starting at MAC Cosmetics at the age of 16, Ackeem has grown by leaps and bounds and is now regarded by some as one of Barbados’ best make-up... Read More

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Finding his perfect present

20 December 2018

Who is more difficult to shop for – men or women? Year after year this debate continues, but for those who vote men, fear not. We know that Christmas is less than seven days away and we’re here to help you find the best gifts for the males in your life. Here is our... Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Japanese birthday celebration

17 December 2018

Masterpieces of Bonsai trees, from the group Bonsai Barbados, and sushi were traditional Japanese features of the reception hosted to celebrate Japan’s National Day at the Accra Beach Hotel and Spa last Wednesday. Read More

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Out The Box in taste and looks

16 December 2018

Kim and Keisha Hamblin are sisters on a mission – to provide an unforgettable experience and memorable event for each client from inception to completion. They are the owners of Out The Box Catering, a three-year-old company. Read More

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Put your best scent forward

13 December 2018

The holidays are the ideal time look your best for every occasion and adding a signature scent will seduce the senses of those around you, leaving a lasting impression. While choosing the right fragrance for your body can be tricky, this how-to guide gives you the tips... Read More

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Sunset Point – one of Barbados' best kept secrets

10 December 2018

Sunset Point, St Lucy has to be one of Barbados’ best kept secrets. The views are breathtaking, the staff is friendly and the food, ambiance and vibes are amazing. The idea to have a local and tourist attraction at that point in the island overlooking the beautiful... Read More

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Social Scene

09 December 2018

Guests such as 91-year-old Dame Maizie Barker-Welch were seen kicking up their heels at the recent launch of the Barbados Argentine Tango Club. Read More

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We’re married!

09 December 2018

They’re now officially the Hall-Barkers. On November 7, couple Fabien Barker and Shontonia Hall tied the knot in a small and intimate ceremony in Fort Lauderdale, Miami. The couple’s story was highlighted in February in EASY magazine after they were bold enough to... Read More

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Bajan wins Howard scholarship

08 December 2018

Barbadian Sabrina Newton has been awarded the prestigious Howard University 2019 Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship. The Rangel Fellowship will support Newton through a two-year master’s degree in an area of relevance to the United States Foreign... Read More

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By the sweat of his brow

04 December 2018

Leather bags made from Blackbelly sheep? Ever heard of it? If not, you really are sleeping on Samuel Gittens and his brand Opastijar. Samuel said he created the bags out of a need to create something unique and special for ladies who constantly requested bags. Read More

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Naria the smiling face of Ocean 2

03 December 2018

When Naria Lord left Queen’s College, she had no idea what career she wanted to get into. She just knew she couldn’t go into a career that required her to sit for eight hours and stare at a computer. “When I left Queen’s College I still didn’t know what I wanted... Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: 43rd Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture

02 December 2018

Top figures working in Barbados’ health care system were at the Frank Collymore Hall for this year’s 43rd Sir Winston Scott Memorial Lecture delivered by director of the Pan American Health Organisation, Dr Carissa Etienne. Read More

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The fit and fabulous Jenna

02 December 2018

For Jenna De Leon, fitness is life. She is one of the most popular and admired fitness models in the world. Many females admire her body and aspire to have one just like it. But it wasn’t always like that. Just before she got into fitness three and a half years ago,... Read More

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Christians urged to help those in need

02 December 2018

CHRISTIANS HAVE BEEN ASKED not to turn a blind eye to those who may be suffering. If they do so, says Reverend Frank Gill, they are working against the will of God, who requires His followers to be cheerful givers. Read More

POLL

How has the intermittent strike action of the public service vehicle operators affected you?

Arrived late at destination
Experienced long delays
Had to walk
Not affected

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