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    June 05

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Joshua’s sky high hopes

18 March 2019

Joshua Uzunovic wasn’t even at the legal age to drive a car when for the first time he single-handedly steered an aircraft over the seas of Barbados. He was just 13 years old, an enthusiastic aspiring pilot sitting high at the controls of a four-seat, single-engine... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: BTPA fete repeat visitors

17 March 2019

A sideboard said to have been given to the legendary pirate Sam Lord as a house-warming gift for his Barbados castle; a 20-seater Georgian dinner table set with the finest period ware and illuminated with a crystal chandelier from Barbados’ best known mansion, Sam Lord’s... Read More


Akiel’s sky high dreams

17 March 2019

Akiel Alleyne has another dream he wants to tick off his bucket list that of being a captain flying a plane carrying over 200 or more passengers. Right now he is flying for Commutair, a subsidiary of United Airlines, that carries 50 passengers. Read More


Three times the love

11 March 2019

Rhesa Garnes has a whole lot of love in her life. The talented singer and her partner Kerry Herbert were blessed with triplets – two girls and a boy – last October. Menen Kiaria was the first triplet, Makada Raya was second and then came Majete Raphael. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Sandy Lane Gold Cup

10 March 2019

Horse racing in Barbados takes on an exotic atmosphere on Sandy Lane Gold Cup Day, and this year was no exception. Read More


Big and beautiful at the same time

10 March 2019

Dr Hadiya Marshall has crossed one thing off her bucket list. The reigning Miss Big & Beautiful said entering the pageant was to prove to herself that she could do it. “The pageant was for me . . . . I had to prove to me that I could do anything that I want to,”... Read More


Gaynelder has big ideas

04 March 2019

Gaynelder Grazette was rummaging through a bag of clothes and barely noticed when the EASY magazine team arrived at her studio in Bush Hall, St Michael. There were piles of discarded fabrics and threads on the floor, racks of intricately designed swimsuits, and loads... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Airport opens new gates

03 March 2019

Tourism stakeholders were in celebratory mood last week when the expanded departure area encompassing Gates 14 and 16 at the Grantley Adams International Airport was officially opened. Read More


Lisa is living her best life

03 March 2019

Lisa Ruck loves travelling, teaching and her hometown Barbados. And she is looking to one day combine those loves and create her dream job. She’s a 36-year old bright and bubbly Bajan girl living her absolute best life in Rome for the last eight years. Read More


Kelvin and Susan: Wedding a dream come true

25 February 2019

Kelvin and Susan Hollingshead are living proof that it’s never too late to find true love. The couple, who are from the United Kingdom, were married last Monday, February 18, at the Sea Breeze Beach Hotel in Maxwell, Christ Church, five days after getting engaged at... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Tea party for a cause

24 February 2019

The gardens at “Ben Mar”, official residence of British High Commissioner Janet Douglas, were the backdrop for an elegant tea party last weekend. Women were decked out in eye-catching fancy hats, which were matched by the dapper dress of the men who also supported... Read More


Kareem and Tamara: Forever we do

24 February 2019

There’s no greater feeling than the love of family, and when one meets Kareem and Tamara Boyce, the love between them is palpable and cannot be ignored. The young couple have been married for just shy of two months after winning the Nation’s 2018 Forever I Do competition.... Read More


The family that prays together

18 February 2019

If there was ever a love and marriage orchestrated by God, it was Avery and Katherine Mascoll’s. Avery and Katherine were together for literally one day before they got engaged and were married seven months later. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: South Gap affair

17 February 2019

Caribbean Hotelier Of The Year Sunil Chatrani and his wife Geeta celebrated the reopening of their second St Lawrence Gap hotel aptly named South Gap, with a reception attended by guests and loyal staff last weekend. The Chatranis also own Yellow Bird hotel, situated... Read More


Cara, Joa putting God first

17 February 2019

In a world saturated with premarital sex and relationships, young Christian couple Joa Jean-Baptiste and Cara Foster are choosing to put God first and hold fast to their purity. But it’s no easy task. Joa, 23, and Cara, 24, are set to be married on July 21 this year... Read More


Building on love 4 000 miles apart

11 February 2019

Brian and Dawn-Marie Armstrong may be separated by distance and time – 4 203 miles and a five-hour time difference to be exact, but their love couldn’t be stronger. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: ICBL marks 40 years

10 February 2019

Insurance Corporation of Barbados Limited (ICBL) celebrated “royally” last week when the Barbadian insurance company celebrated its 40th year of operation. The event in the ballroom of Sandals Royal Barbados Resort brought out stalwarts who contributed to the company’s... Read More


When vows take on deeper meaning

10 February 2019

There are always ups and downs in any relationships. Many times those in relationships are put to the test. Christopher and Shaquille Millar, who said “Forever I Do” on December 16, 2017, had no idea that after saying their vows they would have to “fact-check” a couple... Read More


Sky high life

04 February 2019

Rolf and Simon “The White Lion” Joosten, the German born father and son have called Barbados, and mainly the beaches, home for the last 23 years. Together, they opened the mobile Upwind Kite Surf School in 2016, where they train and teach visitors to the island and... Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: BCQS marks 50 years

03 February 2019

The chatter around Fusion restaurant one night last week was about property development, construction and straight business as people engaged in those areas celebrated a milestone with regional independent property development and construction consultants BCQS. Read More


Chef dishes on cooking career

03 February 2019

Trevon Stoute’s hands are dusty with flour as he deftly moves them. He is prepping for the next course he is about to serve on the menu at Pavao, the increasingly popular restaurant at Sweetfield Manor in Brittons Hill, St Michael. Read More


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