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A FREE Guide To Holiday Style

The festive season is always busy with various social activities, from staff parties to dinners to concerts. These events are fun, but they can sometimes require a lot of time and money – two commodities that are always in short supply.

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4 Simple Beauty Tips for Looking Festive This Holiday Season

It’s easy to believe that you have to go big or go home during the Christmas season – everything is extra bright and sparkly. If you’re a simple kind of girl but still want to participate in the Christmas cheer without

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Memories Of A Jamaican Christmas – Part 1

What comes to mind when you hear the words ‘Jamaican Christmas?’ Is it the food – ham, sorrel and fruit cake? Or the music – Breadfruit roasting on an open fire? Or is it the old time traditions like Jonkunnu or Christmas

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4 Jamaican Christmas Gift Ideas For Kids

Children look forward to Christmas with only one thing in mind – gifts! The bigger the better and the more the merrier. This year, give your little ones gifts that are uniquely Jamaican or have an ‘island’ edge. We’ve come

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A Vegetarian Christmas

What would the holidays be without copious amounts of food? Come Christmas day, our tables usually groan under the weight of multiple dishes, the aromas of delectable chicken, pork, beef, mutton and ham making us weak in the knees until we

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20 Ideas For Christmas On A Budget

We’re now 10 days away from the big day, and those of us caught up in the holiday spirit are trying to figure out ways to have a merry Christmas without breaking the bank or racking up a huge debt to

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8 Easy DIY Christmas Gifts To Make Your Wallet Happy

This is the time of year we go about looking for the perfect gift for our friends and family members. Tough economic times have made it more difficult to afford to give gifts like we used to, but that doesn’t

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Jamaican Christmas Traditions

Santa Claus, snow, evergreen fir trees, egg nog and bright lights are the images typically associated with Christmas all around the world, even in places where snow doesn’t exist. In Jamaica, our traditions do include some of these things mentioned, but

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Jamaican Christmas Playlist

Nothing says ‘Christmas’ like the sounds of jolly holiday music. We know all the religious carols such as Hark, the Herald Angels Sing, Silent Night, Joy to the World, and O, Holy Night. We also love the classic songs like Jingle

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Introducing diGJamaica’s 12 Days of Christmas

♪ It’s the most wonderful time of the year  It’s the hap-happiest season of all ♫ Bust out the painting tools and give your house a facelift. Pull out the suitcase with the extra-fancy drapery and deck the halls. Break out

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