• Today
    January 23

  • 02:21 AM

Early shoppers in high spirits

CARLOS ATWELL, carlosatwell@nationnews.com

Added 08 December 2017

rose-blenman-abange

Dr Rose Blenman-Abange perusing some beads with daughters Tiye (middle) and Nandi. (Picture by Christoff Griffith.)

Trees, decorations, toys, curtains, ham and more, Bajans are hitting the stores buying for the Yuletide.

With it still being early in December, the last-minute rush has not yet begun, but some early birds were spotted securing their gifts.

Some say Christmas is for children, and at Deanna Dash’s Toy Shop in Sky Mall, parents were indeed scouring the shelves for the perfect gifts for their young ones.

Devoted dad Shamar Trotman was shopping not only for his 18-month-old son, but for all the little ones he cared about.

“I have a god-daughter, brothers and sisters, so I can’t wait until the last minute. Once they are happy then I happy too. All I need is life,” he said while selecting a stuffed animal.

Dr Rose Blenman-Abange was with her daughters Tiye and Nandi buying party favours for a school Christmas party. She said Christmas was all about family for her. (CA)

 Please read the full story in today's Weekend Nation, or in the eNATION edition. 

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

Dos and Donts


Welcome to our discussion forum here on nationnews.com. We encourage lively debate, but we also urge you to take note of the following:

  • Stay on topic – This helps keep the thread focused on the discussion at hand. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article.
  • Be respectful – Meeting differences of opinion with civil discussion encourages multiple perspectives and a positive commenting environment.
  • Do not type in capitals – In addition to being considered “shouting” it is also difficult to read.
  • All comments will be moderated – Given the volume of comments each day, this may take some time. So please be patient.
  • We reserve the right to remove comments – Comments that we find to be abusive, spam, libellous, hateful, off-topic or harassing may be removed.
  • Reproduction of comments – Some of your comments may be reproduced on the website or in our daily newspapers. We will use the handle, not your email address.
  • Do not advertise – Please contact our Advertising Department.
  • Contact our Online Editor if you have questions or concerns.
  • Read our full Commenting Policy and Terms of Use.
comments powered by Disqus

HOT OFF THE PRESS

VIDEO

BLOGS

KRYSTLE CLEAR img
THE LONG VIEW img
INSIDE EDITORIAL img
What's Trending img
MONEY MATTERS img
Toni-Ann Johnson img

FRONT COVER OF TODAY'S NEWSPAPER

CARTOON

POLL

Are you satisfied with the service from Barbados' utility companies?

Yes
No

INSTAGRAM