Something Extra | Friday

Gleaner on March 27th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Several players in the micro, small and medium enterprises sector operating in western Jamaica turned out at the ‘Breakfast with Finance’ event, held in Montego Bay, St James, recently. Their purpose was to be enlightened about the regional US$25-…

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Tun u han mek fashion - Time to create Corona fears away

Gleaner on March 27th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Everybody in Jamaica seems to be running scared, away from Corona. They are driven by the news, fake and real, and have been caught up in a frenzy of fear. There are many at home, feeding themselves ravenously on the checkered information that…

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Worthy Park Estate living up to its name

Gleaner on March 27th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Hope Gardens came alive at the Jamaica Rum Festival, and the team from Worthy Park Estate definitely added to the ‘spirit’ as they ‘raised the bar’ with their two brands: Rum-Bar Jamaica and Worthy Park Single Estate Rum. With their full portfolio…

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Boost Your Immune System

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Kerry Coote, principal of Living Food & Juices, certified raw dessert chef, raw chocolatier, plant-based chef and certified plant-based teacher, is eager to share with Thursday Food readers suggestions for a healthy immune system. Her timing, in the throes of COVID-19, could not be any better as, too, her brews. Cold-Pressed Watermelon Juice (nature’s Viagra)A super immune boosting food which:

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Take Out or Dine Out?

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the closure of schools, offices, bars, churches; anywhere there is a mass gathering. However, food service establishments will have to remain open, because, well, we need to eat! The good news is researchers have indicated that there is no evidence so far indicating that COVID-19 is food-borne or food service-driven. We will however need to take heed to recommendations that have been given and take responsible steps in preventing spread of this…

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Dine-in, Uncork and Chill!

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

And just like that, life as we knew it changed! The worldwide movement of social distancing has given rise to the number one entertainment hot spot called home. Home entertainment is the new thing. This week, I saw a number of Whatsapp and IG parties (online party sessions amongst our younger folk), and social media was abuzz with entertaining videos of all sorts. This week we also proved that in addition to homeschooling, cooking every day is simply not easy. Not to be left out is…

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Take Out or Dine Out?

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in the closure of schools, offices, bars, churches; anywhere there is a mass gathering. However, food service establishments will have to remain open, because, well, we need to eat! The good news is researchers have indicated that there is no evidence so far indicating that COVID-19 is food-borne or food service-driven. We will however need to take heed to recommendations that have been given and take responsible steps in preventing spread of this…

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Make Cooking at Home a Breeze

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Being cooped up is no fun, but we are all in this together as we endure this current global crisis. The upside is family time and the opportunity for quality home cooking every day. But, with having to cook up to three meals a day, there’s no way you’ll want to spend all day in the kitchen. Here are seven dishes that you can rustle up in no time.Caramelised Salmon

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Dine-in, Uncork and Chill!

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

And just like that, life as we knew it changed! The worldwide movement of social distancing has given rise to the number one entertainment hot spot called home. Home entertainment is the new thing. This week, I saw a number of Whatsapp and IG parties (online party sessions amongst our younger folk), and social media was abuzz with entertaining videos of all sorts. This week we also proved that in addition to homeschooling, cooking every day is simply not easy. Not to be left out is…

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Kid-Friendly Recipes from Grace Kitchens

Observer on March 26th, 2020 | File Under Lifestyle -

Staying home or working remotely allows some of us a little extra time on our hands. But with the kids home that may not be the case. So, whether you’re using that extra time to prepare a quick meal for the family or to quarantine and chill, Grace Foods, in partnership with Chef Shea Stewart, is back with some tasty recipes and the perfect drink to cool you down!

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