Record number of women in senate

Observer on September 16th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

KINGSTON, Jamaica— A record number of women have been appointed to serve in the new 21-member Senate.Leader of Government Business in the Senate, Kamina Johnson Smith, who was herself appointed for a third time by Prime Minister Andrew Holness, made the observation yesterday.Four of the 13 selected Government Senators are women, while four of the eight appointed Opposition Senators are women.

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Monique Farquharson — Expanding her horizons

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

MONIQUE Farquharson has always been fascinated with Japan. While growing up in Mile Gully, Manchester, she started learning about the country’s culture and advancements in technology, and she was determined to visit the country someday. She did not know what route she would take to get there yet, but she had one clear destination — Japan.

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Monique Farquharson - Expanding her horizons

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

MONIQUE Farquharson has always been fascinated with Japan. While growing up in Mile Gully, Manchester, she started learning about the country’s culture and advancements in technology, and she was determined to visit the country someday. She did not know what route she would take to get there yet, but she had one clear destination — Japan.

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‘Getting married was a mistake’

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

THE COUPLE: Salina, 37, and Michael, 32, married three years.THE PROBLEM: Constant fighting means both are miserable, and Salina has asked Michael to move out.THE EXPERT: Counsellor David Anderson weighs in.Salina:

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Who comes first in your life? Spouse, kids, or mom?

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

WHO should come first in your life? If you should go the biblical route, then the arrangement of importance is linear – 1 Corinthians 11:3 makes it clear that it’s God first, then the man, then everyone else. “But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God” the scriptures read. But outside of that context, there is usually a heated debate about who is first in line in the…

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Correctional officer dad refuses to support autistic son

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

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Loving a husband through COVID-19 (Part 2) The journey to recovery

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 LAST week we started sharing the amazing story of Kiva and Bradley James as their family journeyed through a frightening fight with COVID-19 in Florida. This week we continue the inspirational story of how Kiva helped Bradley to recover.Herbal teas

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Miracle Babies Three second-trimester miscarriages, a miracle baby and another on the way!

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 AFTER being diagnosed as having a weak cervix and suffering three traumatic pregnancy losses, Cameika Thomas knows that her baby girl Aurya Amour Thomas is nothing short of a miracle. Even more miraculous is the fact that she is now five months pregnant with another miracle baby.

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7 steps to great legs

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 LEG day in the gym is the day many women dread, just because of the sheer amount of work that goes into getting well-toned gams. Fact is, perfect legs won’t be achieved by just eating right and exercising — you’ll have to target the area with specific exercises to get those to-die-for ‘legs for days’.What are some of the routines that will get you looking good in the shortest shorts? Here are some of the best leg sculpters.

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How going vegan can change your life

Observer on September 14th, 2020 | File Under Flair -

 THE vegan diet is defined as a type of vegetarianism that strictly prohibits the consumption of dairy products, eggs, or any other food from animals. It’s a diet that is practised by many, and in recent times, with the rise in the number of people suffering from lifestyle diseases, it has become increasingly popular.

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