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Lifestyle

Theatre has been used for hundreds of years, over 2,500 years to be exact, to speak to its audience about love, life, and family, and, at times, to address the current political climate.

In places like Greece and Rome where some of the earliest playwrights and thespians like Aristophanes and Titus Maccius Plautus arose, theatre was once recognised...

Sunday, January 23, 2011

It is a much-proven truth that necessity is the mother of invention; for the Christophers necessity was also the beginning of an initiative that is making a major positive difference in the lives of hundreds of people in Trinidad and Tobago.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

Here’s a harsh reality. Wishing you could lose those excess pounds or tone up your body is only, well, a wish. Here’s another harsh truth. You cannot lose weight consuming large bags of cheesy snacks and bottles of red soft drink while watching a fitness programme on television...

Sunday, January 23, 2011

I’ve seen T-shirts with the words “Eat Less” and “Thin is in”; not on mannequins, mind you, but displayed on underweight bodies strutting the streets of Port-of-Spain. And while I’m all for irony and satire, I’m incensed by the subtle message these logos promote.

Sunday, January 23, 2011

I get it… I totally get it…. your life is one mad rush, and that means you have to catch breakfast on the run.  By now you’ve figured out there’s nothing more convenient than a pie or doubles for breakfast, but which is the better choice?

Monday, February 7, 2011

For many, a trip to the spa is just what the doctor ordered to relieve tension and stress that accompanies every day life. Stechers Haven Spa, located at Long Circular Mall, is now offering customers, what it terms the “all-inclusive spa experience.” Launched on December 1 at the same venue, the...

Monday, February 7, 2011

Sadly it has become part of the Trini doctrine that December is for eating and January is for trying to quickly get in shape for Carnival. You are probably now regretting that you procrastinated so much with your Carnival fitness programme.

Monday, February 7, 2011

Everybody wants flawless skin. Some are born with it, others work hard to get it.

Monday, February 7, 2011

Dengue fever is a disease caused by a family of viruses that are transmitted by mosquitoes. It is an acute illness of sudden onset that usually follows a benign course with symptoms such as headache, fever, exhaustion, severe muscle and joint pain, swollen glands (lymphadenopathy), and rash.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

One of Canada’s acclaimed short story writers and novelist, Rabindranath Maharaj, spoke with much endearment about his once George Village, Tableland, rural culture, as he compared it to life in the borough, now city of San Fernando.

Sunday, February 6, 2011

“As the family goes, so goes the nation, so goes the world in which we live.”  John Paul II (Homily in Perth, Australia, November 30, 1986).

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