Thanks to Jhunelle of the amazing blog Simply Local Life for nominating me for this award! The rules for this award are simple: Thank your nominator Link to their blog Answer their 10 questions, Give 5+ people 10 of your own questions to answer 10 QUESTIONS FROM JHUNELLE 1. What inspired you to start blogging / vlogging? … Continue reading The Awesome Blogger Award!
In celebration of 55 years of Independence I decided to share the Jamaican Tag! https://youtu.be/5Zt-i35gfaU Please enjoy! Happy Birthday my island home, in spite of it all, there is nowhere else I rather call home. Until next time...
When I first transitioned, I had not clue what I was doing so I relied heavily on blogs & YouTube videos for advice. I tried EVERY & ANY tutorial advice much to my disappointment. Once such experiment was an Aloe Vera & Water mixture which left my hair drier than chips. Last Sunday, I felt idle … Continue reading I Gave Aloe Vera A Second Chance
The blog title is my own play on a Jamaican proverb I grew up hearing. Learn fi dance a yaad before yuh dance abraad. TRANSLATION:Learn to dance at home before you dance abroad. MEANINGS AND EXPLANATIONS: Try perfecting a skill in private before displaying it in public. Well being my unruly self (like my hair) … Continue reading I am Dancing Abroad before I Dance a Yard Thanks to GT Network
When I was at University, my part time job took me to the parish of St. Elizabeth quite often & I somehow fell in love with the parish. My first trip to the Black River Safari was actually when I was 12 years old. I went on a class trip & I vaguely remember the tour … Continue reading Black River Safari
We started day 2 of our Portland Getaway in worship at Janice's church, the Port Antonio Open Bible Church. I did not pack church clothes so I ended up going to the service wearing capris which is usually unheard of in Jamaica's very traditional churches. Luckily for me, Janice's church appreciated the "render your heart not … Continue reading Portland Getaway: Day 2
I spent my last weekend in January enjoying the beautiful parish of Portland with my friends. This was definitely one of my favourite trips to the parish because we had so many adventures & visited so many spots in 48 hours! My friend Alicia (the birthday girl) and I left Kingston around 9 AM on a … Continue reading Portland Getaway: Day 1
I had no intention of posting today but I have realized lately that blogging has become so structured for me that I am barely doing what I started the blog to do! Lifestyle is more than pretty pictures; it is about getting real. So today's post is meant to be a breath of fresh air, … Continue reading Single. Celibate. Happy
What is one item EVERY island girl needs in her closet?....A BATHING SUIT of course! My personal collection has been growing thanks to Shawna Brown owner of the online bathing suit boutique Beach Bottom Girls. I had the pleasure of interviewing Shawna about the company. Shanny: You are a Real Estate Agent & Party Promoter … Continue reading Chit Chat with the Beach Bottom Girls Boss
Thinking about the Cayman Islands brings back fond memories because my trip there changed my life. Prior to the trip, travelling was always a distant dream for me; the trip made it a reality & not just a wish or a newspaper clipping in a vision box. I wasn't the best at vlogging (I still … Continue reading #TBT…Lost Cayman Islands Vlog