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Nom Nom! 11 Food Pages To diG

The famous proverb says, “The way to man’s heart is through his stomach,” the same is true for most Jamaicans – male or female. The immense love that Jamaicans have for their own indigenous foods is truly remarkable. Some Jamaicans

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Holiday Blogger – Post-Christmas Party Special

It’s the day after Christmas and while some of us are still stuffed from yesterday’s food overindulgence, many are in the mood to party. Check out this list of events leading up to New Year’s Eve. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 26 (BOXING

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Holiday Blogger – Christmas Eve/Grand Market Shopping Guide

When I was a little girl, my father would cut open my piggy bank every Christmas season and empty all my year’s savings (which was really his) unto our living room floor. Together, we’d sort the coins and the few paper notes

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Holiday Blogger – Christmas Is A Time Of Celebration And Giving

Christmas is the season of giving, but for many, it has become the season for getting! With the increased commercialisation of Christmas, it’s almost impossible to think of the holidays without a huge evergreen tree (or the plastic equivalent), with

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Holiday Crime Tips And Traffic Hints

‘Tis the season to be jolly, a time of merry-making, food, family gatherings and more, which means an increase in spending, social activity and crowds. Unfortunately, this is also a season when crimes such as pickpocketing and drunk driving spike, as

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48 Pages Of Delicious Jamaican Recipes For The Holidays

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas and that means parties, get-togethers, family reunions and more. What do all these occasions call for? Food, and lots of it! diGJamaica has you covered again this year with The Gleaner‘s Christmas

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Holiday Blogger – Giving Back At Christmas: They Give More To Me

Many of us lose focus of the true spirit of Christmas in the frenzied holiday season. Today, we remind you of the importance of giving back. Look out for another post next week! *** Christmas is a time of ebullience:

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Holiday Blogger – Christmas Gift Guide for Him and Her

Last week I shared five great tips on choosing the perfect gifts for your friends and loved ones. It can be difficult to unearth some of our local hidden treasures but this list is all about supporting brand Jamaica in

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Holiday Blogger – Adapting Winter Trends for the Jamaican Climate

The holiday season offers many opportunities for us to dress up, from staff parties to dinners to family reunions and strolling the town at Grand Market. Here are some tips to help you put a Jamaican spin on North American

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Holiday Blogger – Choosing a Great Christmas Gift

Choosing the right gift can be frustrating and let’s face it, most of us just aren’t born with the gift to GIFT. Do you find yourself wandering from store to store waiting for the right gift to jump out at

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