Month: March 2013

6 Things You Need To Know Today: March 28, 2013

IMF Delays Hurting Us – Phillips Hopes To Strike Deal Soon Amid Concerns In Market.  ONE WEEK after Finance Minister Dr Peter Phillips disclosed that contingent talks between the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the Inter-American Development Bank and the World

Posted in 6 Things You Need To Know Today, News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

7 Tips – Volunteering

Tip Thursday with a difference. “The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.” ― Ralph Waldo

Posted in #tipthursday Tagged with: ,

Easter Bun

Wordless Wednesday with a slice. It’s that time of the year. It is Easter and that usually means friends, family, church and bun and cheese. Wordless Wednesday is celebrating with a slice of good, old-fashioned bun.

Posted in #wordlesswednesday Tagged with: , ,

6 Things You Need To Know Today : March 27, 2013

Go After Them! Government To Sue Teachers For Broken Bonds. THE ATTORNEY General’s Department is reportedly preparing documents to serve lawsuits on more than 200 teachers who have broken their bond arrangement and collectively owe the Government more than $400 million…read

Posted in 6 Things You Need To Know Today, News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

57 Easy, Delicious Jamaican Easter Recipes

One of the most popular posts on our blog is: 64 Easy Delicious Jamaican Christmas Recipes.  Well, here is the Easter version. Just in time for this time of the year when family and friends gather, and usually over a meal.

Posted in Food & Beverage, Recipes Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Learn, Live and Love: Ambassabeth Cabins

Travel Tuesday is here. ‘Ambassabeth’ refers to the lion, the one who stands out above the rest. The road to Ambassabeth is one that transports its’ visitors to old time Jamaican hospitality coupled with a close communion with nature.  Located in the

Posted in #traveltuesday Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,

6 Things You Need To Know Today: March 26, 2013

1. NDX Shortfall – Gov’t Approaches Businesses To Fill Gap. The Ministry of Finance, Planning and the Public Service has, over the past two weeks, reportedly been forced to return to some of the larger institutions involved in the 2013 National

Posted in 6 Things You Need To Know Today Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Chart Of The Week: Number Of Fatal Shootings By The Police

DiGJamaica allows the graphical representation of the statistics to do the ‘talking’, as was shown in last Friday’s blogpost. Whatever the reader may have interpreted from the graphical representations shown in that blogpost, one graph stood out among the rest

Posted in Chart of the Week Tagged with: ,

Image Of The Week: Clearly Disappointed

Our image of the week is taken from Yesterday’s Sunday Gleaner: Disappointing Result! The caption read: A section of the huge crowd at the National Stadium on Friday night show their disappointment during the CONCACAF final round World Cup Qualifier between Jamaica and

Posted in Image Of The Week, Monday Musings, Sports Tagged with:

6 Things You Need To Know Today: March 25, 2013

Cabinet Signs Off On Budget, Awaits IMF.  The country has now completed all prior actions required to successfully ink an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), according to information coming out of yesterday’s Cabinet retreat…read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com ‘No

Posted in 6 Things You Need To Know Today, News Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,