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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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Blue wave in City

26 November 2018

THE NATION FUNATHLON FUELLED BY SOL continued its fine form yesterday with 4 000 people moving off from Jubilee Gardens in The City. Read More


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


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


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


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


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


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


Should the Barbados Secondary Schools' Entrance Examination (11+) be abolished?