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    February 21

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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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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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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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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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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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Jason just likes cooking

26 November 2018

Jason Evelyn grew up learning to cook from his two grandmothers. But upon their passing, Jason was left with a huge void and desperately missed their cooking. So it was out of the yearning for authentic Bajan food and a need for change that he decided to create his... Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Harmony reunited

25 November 2018

It is 26 years since Leo Murphy and Andrew Murphy were home in Barbados enjoying a good jam session with friends. That is why just under 100 followers of their former band Harmony recently enjoyed a fantastic night of music with them and their German guest musicians... Read More

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Betty B talks candidly after being behind bars

25 November 2018

Singer Betty Griffith-Payne is in a great place right now. Having gone through a rebranding with a new name – Betty B, she is finally ready to let people see who she really is. After the launch of her new EP Behind Bars at Limegrove Lifestyle Centre last Saturday... Read More

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Nazinga’s handmade skincare line

19 November 2018

The desire to try something new helped Nazinga Henry fuel her entrepreneurial drive. Though Henry enjoyed making fine handcrafted jewellery, she wanted to express her artistic ability through a different medium. After giving it some thought, she finally decided to... Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Celebrating our waters

18 November 2018

Art lovers and others engaged in the protection of Barbados’ reefs were at the Gallery of Caribbean Art in Speightstown for the opening of the latest exhibition there entitled Celebrate Our Waters. Read More

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Angela making mark in education

18 November 2018

Dr Angela Smith has dedicated 40 years of her life to educating the nation’s children. Fulfilled, accomplished and proud are just some of the emotions she feels today having made such a contribution to her nation. Read More

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Judy Boyce: I took my scar and turned it into a star

12 November 2018

Judy Boyce stands today a proud mother of two, grandmother and a successful business owner. But there was a time when the world didn’t see her in this light and only had negative vibes towards and about her. In fact, she admitted that there was a time when she was... Read More

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