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Earth Day 2019

Earth Day is on April 22nd and we’ve got some super helpful tips that can really help you to do your part. This year’s theme is “Protect Our Species” and so we’ll be sharing how you can reduce your impact on the world’s wildlife. The balance of nature has been overturned due to our own…

International Women’s Day | #balanceforbetter

This month we celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8th.  This year’s theme is “Think equal, build smart, innovate for change” #BalanceforBetter, seeking to bring more gender balance to the world; while celebrating the achievements of women. This is pursued from a business standpoint, as it is believed that a more gender balanced workplace has…

Pizza and Picong!

Carnival 2019 is in full swing, and with a long season this year there is no shortage of fetes to go to along with a bumper crop of Soca hits to keep the vibes pumping 24/7! Among this year’s Soca, we’re happy to see a revival in the art of Picong. According to Wikipedia, “Picong…

Carnival Safety Starts with You!

Carnival 2019 is almost here, and while hitting the gym and shedding that holiday weight might be on a lot of people’s minds right now, staying safe and enjoying carnival responsibly is also very important. We’ve put together 5 tips to help you celebrate safely!   Buy tickets only from authorized dealers Trinis are world-class…

Holiday Hacks

Christmas is really one of the most magical times of the year, and we’re so excited that it’s right around the corner. So much so, that we’ve compiled a list of 10 DIY (do it yourself) tips for making your life easier during the festive season!   Old aluminum foil and plastic wrap boxes are…

Illuminating the World: Divali 2018

Lit Deyas

The festival of lights also known as Divali, is almost here and we’re excited to start lighting up! As part of Trinidad and Tobago’s rich cultural mosaic, we’re truly blessed to play host to several diverse festivals and feast days. If you’re new to Divali, here are some tips that you can keep in mind…

Staying Safe During A Quake

Preparation List

The major earthquake and its aftershocks that we experienced last month took us all by surprise. It was the strongest earthquake that Trinidad and Tobago has experienced in living memory. Images and video of the damage and how people reacted, quickly began circulating and seemed almost surreal, like something out of a movie. For the…

Active Children are Happy Children

A lot has been said about this generation’s fondness for electronic devices and though technology has made life easier, an Ipad or smartphone is no substitute for the joy of physical play and the health benefits that accompany it. So, to help you get your kids back out into the real world, we’ve made a…

Russia 2018!

World Cup 2018 is upon us and the entire globe is consumed with football fever. T&T is no exception, despite not having qualified for this year’s tournament, we’ve all got our favourite adopted countries. Brazil, Argentina, Germany and Spain being a few of the more well-supported teams among Trinis and the fan rivalries can get…

Pizza Lovers United!

With National Pizza Day 2018 looming, we thought why not dedicate this month’s blog to our favorite topic of all time, PIZZA! That melty, cheesy, saucy, Italian creation. It’s delighted people all over the world over since 1889, when Raffaele Esposito made the first Pizza Margherita to honor the Queen consort of Italy. The first…

Back to School Goals

Now that the Easter break has ended, it’s time to send the kids back to school for that final stretch before the end of the school term. This is an important section of the academic year particularly for students as the SEA and CXC exams are right around the corner. With this in mind, now is…

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