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Toni ready to transform Oistins Festival

21 April 2019

Being creative isn’t a hobby for Toni Thorne. It’s a way of life. Everything she does is in some way associated with the creative industry and more often than not, everything she touches turns to gold. Read More

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Soroptimist head keen on sisterhood

14 April 2019

Lisa Toppin-Corbin, the new president of Soroptimist International of Barbados (SIB), believes in the power of sisterhood. Female friendships and relationships, she said, help counteract patriarchy and misogyny. Friendships also provide comfort, security and healing... Read More

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Healthy diet changed Everton’s life

08 April 2019

If you’ve ever chatted with Everton “Heru” Holligan at The Good Life Café, on the streets while he was campaigning during last year’s elections or at his other business, Healing Earth Inc., then you know he is serious about health and wellness. Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Photovoltaic projects commissioned

07 April 2019

Representatives from the United Arab Emirates, France and the Barbados Water Authority toasted the official commissioning of major solar photovoltaic projects at the Bowmanston Pumping Station in St John and the pumping station at Lakes Folly, Bridgetown, at a cocktail... Read More

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Fitness in the blood

07 April 2019

At 51 years old, Patricia Cox is living her best healthy life. Looking at her, one couldn’t guess her age given her youthful appearance and slender body. But this “look” is something Patricia has worked towards since she was in her teenage years. Read More

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Charting her own path

01 April 2019

At the heart of every family tradition is a meaningful experience. While this may be true, for Erica Hinkson her meaningful experience came in the form of saying no to a family tradition of involvement in law and politics and charting her own path. Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Royals visit

31 March 2019

Some of the guests say they will not be washing the hand they shook with heir to the British throne Prince Charles, after meeting him during his whirlwind visit to Barbados last week. Read More

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Driven to succeed

31 March 2019

Oftentimes we hear “it’s not the school you attend, but rather what you do when you get there”. This is especially true for 25-year-old Dwight Moseley. Dwight, a former student of Parkinson Memorial, was called to the Bar last October 26 after attending the Hugh... Read More

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Making his Mark

25 March 2019

Mark Clarke loves putting his personal style to food. He is, after all, a talented chef. Mark doesn’t know when the idea of being a chef was bred, but from his mother’s recollection he was about age five or six. Read More

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SOCIAL SCENE: Cheers to Commonwealth Week

24 March 2019

New Zealand’s new Ambassador to Barbados Anton Ojala recently teamed up with the Barbados branch of the Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) to host a reception in celebration of Commonwealth Week. Read More

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Wearing her crown proudly

24 March 2019

“Never place limits on yourself . . . . I think it’s the best philosophy to have . . . . You are your only limit . . . . And as long as you put in the workthen you will be successful.” “Do it with passion or not at all!” Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Celebs film at Oistins teaser

26 February 2019

BARBADOS is fast becoming a location for the filming of reality TV shows. The Barbados Tourism Management Inc. and Oistins Fish Festival organisers cashed in on this activity on Monday night when American celebrities Lil Kim, Chilli of TLC and Mya were guests at the... Read More

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