My heart is full of so much joy right now! I just watched the last of the Track & Field events on the penultimate day of the Rio 2016 Olympics & I am so proud of my little Rock.
Happy 129th Birthday Marcus!
A great man, a great leader, a champion of the black race.
I could not spend today sharing anything else but information about this visionary.
“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” ― Mahatma Gandhi
Giving back is a huge thing to me. I am by no means rich but I don’t allow that to prevent me from helping others who are less fortunate.
It’s almost back to school time & a few organizations I am affiliated with are doing their best to help a number of children go back to school in September. Check out the flyers & contribute wherever you can.
It’s summer 2016 & it has been a fine one so far!
I had been hearing about Konoko Falls for awhile & so when my alumnae association decided to host our annual fellowship there I was more than elated!
Happy Birthday Jamaica Land I Love!
54 has never looked this great!
By the time you read this post I should be heading to the Grand Gala celebration at the National Stadium.
Today I am sharing my Jamaica Road Trip Wishlist. These are a few spots that I hope to visit before the year ends.
It’s Day 5 & I’m excited for the weekend because my sweet homeland Jamaica will be celebrating 54 years of Independence!
Today I’m sharing 5 of my favourite songs about Jamaica.
This is one trip I am more than grateful I had the opportunity to go on. It literally happened in less than a month and a half.
I remember a few months ago I was watching some of my favourite Beauty YouTubers vlog their experience at The Atlantis & thinking how cool it would be to go there. Who knew that a few months later I would be sitting here blogging about my week on Paradise Island.
Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016
The morning of my trip I had to wake up at 5AM because my ride to the airport had school at 8AM. Luckily for me my mom sat with me in the airport until I was ready to go to the departure lounge.
It felt like my flight took forever to board! Once I got on the plane, however, I was more than ready to start my adventure.
The journey to Nassau was smooth & I have to give thanks to Caribbean Airlines for their exceptional service. The only issue I had with my flight was that one particular stewardess was not very friendly especially to the lady sitting beside me. I don’t know if she was having a bad morning or what.
The Lynden Pindling Airport was massive! I felt like I was walking FOREVER to the Immigration desk.
I know Jamaica Carnival ended more than a month ago but I had so much work on my plate, I didn’t have the time to really sit down & do my experience justice in a blog post. Finally, my work load has eased & I am able to share the joy that was my Carnival Week!
It has been a week since I returned from my latest trip and while I was at the airport in Nassau I decided that it would be cool to share a few tips on how I survive the airport whenever I am taking a quick trip overseas, especially for shorter flights (under 2 hours).
The word Carnival is what sold me on subscribing to my first Sugarplum box. I don’t even remember how I actually discovered this service but I am so glad I did. I am also very happy that my first subscription box EVER was Caribbean based.
This box was a collaboration between Sugarplum box (which based is Jamaica) & TabancaBox (which is based in Trinidad & Tobago).
I ordered my box in February & was given a month to pay. After payments delivery was done about 2 week after (only because of the long holiday weekend).
Prior to delivery, I received email updates about the status of my delivery.
Delivery was very easy! The box was literally delivered at my office door.
Now to my box! Unfortunately I didn’t remember to snap a pic with my box but I was just too excited to open it.