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My Trip To Barbados 2017

November 20, 2017
Trip to Barbados

Before last week, when I thought about Barbados. I thought…in-transit. As you know I grew up in St.Vincent and before we got an international airport, travellers had to go through Barbados to get there. As a result I know Grantley Adams Airport very well!

The last time I spent any decent amount of time in Barbados was when I was a delegate at the Caribbean Tourism Organisation’s youth congress in 2000 with my friend Lucine. But even then… it wasn’t a vacation.  Thanks to the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc I was finally able to change that.  Continue Reading…

Culture, Social

The B.L.A.C.K Ball Tiff Event

September 13, 2017
The b.l.a.c.k ball

When was the last time you danced up a storm on a Tuesday night!!? I did it last night at the B.L.A.C.K ball. What a party! B.L.A.C.K stands for Building a Legacy in Acting, Cinema and Knowledge, it’s an initiative and annual tiff event hosted by actors (and brothers) Shamier Anderson and Stephan James.  Continue Reading…

Culture

How To Help Islands Affected By Hurricane Irma & Maria – Caribbean Hurricane Relief

September 7, 2017
Caribbean Hurricane Relief

My heart is aching as I watch the images of destruction and devastation in the wake of recent hurricanes. I’ve been sitting around wondering how I could help islands like Barbuda, Dominica, and the many other islands affected. I decided to do some research and have since made a donation. I’ve put together a list of all the resources I’ve found so that you can do the same.  Continue Reading…