Guest Post: Speak Up – Jenai Charles

Hey Guys! Welcome to the first ever guest post on my blog. I’m so excited to share this with you guys. Jenai is a fellow Antiguan who I follow on social media; upon coming across one of her photo captions I felt the need to share her message. I decided to hit her up and…

Be the SUNSHINE

Happy Sunday Guys! Just a quick reminder: in a world full of hate, negativity, badmind, and any other evil forces, don’t add to it. Instead, rise above and be kind to each other. Don’t wait for someone else to show you kindness before you do. We need more good energy in the world. WHEN YOU…

Debating Graduate School: The When, Where, How?

Hey Guys! Soooo December will make it THREE years since I graduated university. Damn, it seems pretty long and if we even begin to look at the plans I made back then we’d all have a hearty laugh. Anyway, that’s not the point of this post so moving on. Based on the topic of the…

Friendships | Being a Friend & Maintaining the Relationship

Hey Guys! I’ve decided to switch things up a bit and attempt to be more transparent and not only share lighthearted posts. Okay, so I may not be the best friend there is but I’m trying to change my ways. You really shouldn’t be going through your 20s lonely AF; even if you actually like…

In My Kitchen // Seafood Pasta 2

For some reason or another my father refers to me as the pasta queen, therefore any time pasta is on our menu I should be the chef. To be honest, cooking is always a hit or (near) miss with me because I’m not following a recipe and it’s all in my head. With that being…

Twist-Outs ft. Taliah Waajid

Hey Guys! Ya’ll since my hair got a little length I’ve been STRUGGLING to get a decent twist out. I tried a variety of creams and gels but it seemed like I wasn’t doing something right. Anyway, last month my aunt suggested I try this product which is a styling lotion in the form a…

How To Guide: 4 Awesome Graphics to Create Using CANVA

Hey Guys! My interest in graphic designing continued to grow from high school to current times due to the knowledge of a free online program. Not sure how I came across CANVA but I got to thank the graphic design gods everyday. To get the most out of canva all you have to do is view…

Antigua Sailing Week | Reggae in the Park

As you may or may not know this week was our annual sailing week celebrations. Usually, I’m not on island during the time of these events, but luckily I was here this time around and had transportation. These events are mainly held in English Harbour which is about 30-40 minutes from my home. They are…

Currently I Am | May Goals + Mantra of the Month

THE STATS Time: 9:54 a.m. Feeling: Hopeful Listening To: Soca music, Touchdown Jamaica 2018 – Dj Puffy Reading: Bad Feminist – Roxanne Gay Should be Doing: Work reports *bleh* Missing: Going to the gym Wishing: I could stop procrastinating so much Thinking: About my plans for the month Anticipating: My vacation! Loving: The fact that it’s soon SUMMER GOALS [Last Month] Complete my…

Feature of the Month: Joel Manning

Reading Time: 10 -12 minutes. Grab a snack and prepare to be inspired. I – Interviewer (me), J – Joel I: I recently met Joel at a Rotaract social where I had fun beating him at dominos, but something about him peaked my interest. Thanks to social media I figured out what it was; turns out…

Still Growing. Still Changing. Still Learning

We’re not kids forever. Whether you like it or not we are adults and things are going to be different. As you grow into a young adult you realize what it is you really like and dislike, you start thinking about your purpose in life and so much more. As we try different things to…

Earth Day: End Plastic Pollution

Hey Guys! It’s Earth Day! I really wanted to do something to commemorate this day, either with my organization or personally but I couldn’t really think of anything. So the next option was to simply spread awareness of the celebrations. Earth Day is an annual celebration used to demonstrate support for environmental protection. The importance…