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My “Likkle” Town in Jamaica


In my little town on the south shore of Jamaica, we enjoy an interesting cross-section of people, backgrounds and personalities. A lovely mixture of people who’ve settled here from around the world, called “expats,” foreign tourists and local Jamaicans, making our little slice of Jamaica especially diverse. It’s been important find my place among these

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Finding My Rhythm


Wow.  It’s only been four months since I left Jamaica but it feels like much longer now that I’m back and trying to find my daily rhythm again. In the past, I’ve had my daughter or my landlord/housemate here when I come down. There has always been someone to check in with and someone else

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Settling In Or Moving On?


I’m not going to lie.  Settling into life in Jamaica hasn’t been without some bumps and bruises. As I write, the little bar across the street has been blasting the same song over and over and over for the last hour.  Intermittently, someone is blasting an air horn, honking a car horn and blowing a

A Program Worth Supporting…Yutes 4 Change


​ ​ I can’t say enough good things about this program or its creator, Ricardo Burke.  They are changing lives and touching hearts through community service, hard work and sacrifice.   Please take a few minutes to hear about their triumphs and struggles.  To learn more, check out their website listed below. http://yutes4changefoundation.org/

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Jamaica, 4 Things I Never Expected


There are obviously many differences, culturally and otherwise, from country to country and Jamaica is no different. Encountering and striving to understand these divergent ways of life in Jamaica is part of the fascinating experience of travel, isn’t it? It only makes sense that things are going to be different when we travel to new

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    Valerie

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I have traveled all over the world and fallen in love with many places in my lifetime but none of them grabbed me as intensely as Jamaica. During my first visit, years ago, I felt as if I was coming home for the first time in my life. I look forward to sharing this journey with you as I begin the long process of making Jamaica my actual home. These are my experiences and observations. I hope you can see Jamaica through my eyes, and love her the way that I do. I am Jamaican at heart.

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