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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…

Culture, Entrepreneurship, Social

Caribbean Creators Meet Up At Lavelle

August 11, 2017
Lavelle

Had a random idea to get together with some bloggers, youtubers etc of Caribbean descent. I feel like it’s always good to connect with like minded individuals from time to time and do a check in. It’s difficult for people who are not in this world to understand what creators like me deal with. I was craving convos with people who can relate. So I emailed a few dope peeps who are doing the damn thing  in the digital world and said “Let’s meet up!” Continue Reading…

Culture, Music, SUMMER

Not-To-Miss Toronto Carnival Events

August 1, 2017
Toronto Carnival Events

Toronto Caribbean community comes alive during the city’s Caribbean carnival…formerly known as Caribana. Festivities and official events have been taking place for weeks now, but things really heat up this week. Here’s a rundown of some of the not-to-miss Toronto Carnival events.  Continue Reading…

Fashion, Social, SUMMER

What To Wear During Toronto Carnival Season

July 17, 2017
Toronto Carnival

Toronto Caribbean Carnival aka Caribana is right around the corner. Soca parties and various events are already in full swing.  Having grown up with a dad who designs carnival costumes, I’m a carnival baby in every sense of the word. It’s a big part of who I am. This the first year in a long time that I have the freedom to actually enjoy a full Toronto carnival. But with that being said…what the hell am I gonna wear?!! I put together some options. Let me know what you think. Continue Reading…

Food, Social, SUMMER

Caribbean Themed BBQ

June 27, 2017
Caribbean BBQ

Before everyone gets busy for the long weekend, I thought I’d have a few friends over for a BBQ. I don’t live in a house, but our building has a barbecue pit. I tried my hand at a Caribbean themed BBQ. Here’s how it turned out.  Continue Reading…