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…

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…

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:Β 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…

Braided Protective Styles

Hey Guys! It’s been awhile, huh? My hair update posts always come at a random time, but I want to make sure what I’m sharing is really an update. As you may know, I suffered a “little” heat damage late last year and I’ve been steady trying to correct it. I trimmed my hair myself…

Caribbean Festivals Bucket List

Now we all know of Coachella and the various EDM festivals in the US, but here in the Caribbean we have our fair share. Most may be in the form of Carnivals, however each island offers something different. Here’s my bucket list of Caribbean Festivals: Trinidad Carnival ~ Feb 2018 The biggest and the baddest….

Blogmas Day 7 // A Holiday Drink

I don’t know about you guys, but one of my favorite holiday drinks is Sorrel. I look forward to it every year and get so excited when I see my grandmother has finally made it. Sorrel drink comes from the plant Roselle (Hibiscus Sabdariffa), which is a species of Hibiscus native to West Africa. It…

Blogmas Day 6 // A Caribbean Christmas pt 3

Hey Guys! Guess what??? It’s the last installment of the “Caribbean Christmas” series! Woohoo. First off, I’d like to thank each and every one of you who replied to my messages and deciding to participate. This would not have been possible without you and I really appreciate it. Hopefully we can all do a Caribbean…

Blogmas Day 5 // A Caribbean Christmas pt 2

It’s nice hearing the different views on how others celebrate the season, don’t you agree? We got started hearing from two of my blogging buddies in Grenada and Guyana (here); now we’re going to hear from three more within the Caribbean region.   ChloΓ©-Ana Braidy ~ JAMAICA Blog | Youtube 1 // What does Christmas…

Blogmas Day 4 // A Caribbean Christmas Pt 1

Remember when I promised you guys something new this blogmas? Well, here it is! Instead of sharing with you my story, I decided to question some of my other Caribbean bloggers and share their stories with you. It will be a three-part series in order as to not have a lengthy post. In the tradition…

Blogmas Day 2 // Oh Christmas Tree

To get the ball rolling on ATBA 12 Days of Blogmas – Christmas Trees! When we were younger we all used to participate in helping to decorate the tree, but now we just let our mom handle it. She loves this sort of thing and always likes it done a specific way. Today I’m going…

Eat Outs // Bay House Restaurant

Welcome to October!! It’s a new month, and by now you know how the saying goes: “New month, new goals, new blessings etc etc” I hope it’s all good for you and me both. This month also happens to be my birth month *23 more days*. However, let’s not get into that today; yesterday I…