Take the Reins on Your Finances in 2019

Everyone has the dream of financial independence. As children we wish for our own money to buy toys and games. As teenagers we want money to buy clothes, accessories, video games and all the new technology available to us. And the need grows exponentially with our age and our growing wants and responsibilities.

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Go Natural Jamaica: A Healthy Living Oasis in Portland

And that is exactly what Go Natural Jamaica seemed to offer. A chance to escape the strains of life and recuperate in one of my most favourite parishes.

If you’ve read my Boston Beach blog post then you’re already somewhat aware of my love for the parish of Portland. The unmarred, picturesque beauty that lies along Jamaica’s northeast coast. It is beauty personified and a captivating wonder that keeps visitors returning for more of what this gem has to offer.

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NYX Can't Stop Won't Stop Foundation Review

The NYX Can’t Stop Won’t Stop {Can't stop, won't stop, Rocafella records'cause we, we get down bady, we get down baby} foundation in collaboration with Youtube sensation Alissa Ashley was officially launched and the beauty community was salivating at the lips in sheer anticipation.

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The Best Lessons About Failing

A part of our growth as humans is our ability to reflect and learn from our journeys, our successes and our mistakes. Trial and error creates perfect ways to find the most rewarding things life has to offer and discover new ways to begin again.  The best lessons about failing helps us to grow and evolve.

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Black Radiance Color Perfect Liquid Foundation Review

A few Fridays ago, I decided to take the Black Radiance Color Perfect Liquid foundation for a spin and see how well it would last against the Jamaican year-round heat.

Would it suck it in and hold up like a well-corseted 18th century maiden or would it fall flat like a terrible cabaret singer? Dun dun dun…… Only time would tell.

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5 Amazing Ways to Save Money this Christmas

Unfortunately, with a season like this; there is a high possibility that we will overspend and wake up the next year dreading our empty pockets. We start wondering where has all the money gone?! This little spending elf likes to sneak in along with the good cheer and happiness.

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Colourpop No Filter Foundation Review

High-quality, affordable, stunning makeup…. uhm… yes please. From their super shock shadows, ultra matte lippies and my newest favourite, the No filter concealer; the brand continues to evolve into a cosmetic titan with each passing year. Proving to the world that luxury doesn’t always have to break the bank.

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Unique Summer Vacations You Should Consider

The glorious arrival of June has officially signaled to the masses that the blessed summer season is just about readying to begin. And trust and believe she’s ready to take her rightful place as ruler for the next 3 months. 

Now, if the calendar hasn’t alerted you to this; then I’m sure the blistering and smoldering heat just might be nudging you in the side. Fortunately, with summer, comes another little gem in the form of summer vacations.

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Jordana COLOR ENVY WATERPROOF EYELINER

Jordana to me has always been one of those drug store brands that usually produces pretty decent products for a good price. In fact, when I was starting out in make up as a teen, Jordana lipsticks were my first loves and holy grails at the time. They provided great shades and good colour payoff.

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Book Review: Make it Count: Tips on Unlocking Your Vision by Nicole McLaren Campbell

Make it Count: Tips to Unlocking Your Vision

For many of us a New Year symbolizes an opportunity for a fresh start. We envision our slates have been wiped clean and Voila! We are suddenly better and more improved versions of ourselves. Unfortunately, life has a funny way of showing us who’s boss and reminding us that a New Year doesn’t mean a thing without a new attitude and a new work ethic to back up all the resolutions that we’ve been stacking up since Y2k!

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