Saturday, December 10, 2016

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Editor's Note

Dec. 10, 2016, 2:11 AM AST Comments

Two weeks until Christmas Day. Two weeks. Yayyyyyyyy! Oh, a blessed Sunday to you our cherished Express Woman readers. I trust all is well and you are having a good day. So, we are two weeks away from December 25 and I’m just not sensing that feeling of joy and excitement in the people around

wINING ON WINGS OF WIRE*

Dec. 10, 2016, 2:6 AM AST Comments

“HIGH fashion”, “form flattering” and “easy to wear” are among a potpourri of expressions which architect and designer Laura Narayansingh uses to describe her creations for Harts Carnival 2K17 titled Winged Azure. Winged Azure exudes glamour and sex appeal but the


Relax in suspension*

Dec. 10, 2016, 2:3 AM AST Comments

THERE is a new yoga trend on the local scene, except that all the yoga poses are done while you are suspended above the ground in hammocks. Aerial yoga or anti gravity yoga is said to have originated in New York and is today included among other workout routines in countries around the world. Here


christmas Romance and dramatic flair*

Dec. 10, 2016, 2:0 AM AST Comments

Here are some more suggestions on looks for this Christmas season. What grabs my attention this weekend are the details in some of the clothing and jewelry I’ve been seeing. These include lace, nicely cut sleeves and other intricate details that make for quite versatile looks and that air of r

He’s gonna be a doctor*

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:57 AM AST Comments

THE Lioness Project was conceived by Laura Pierre-Escayg, a mother of three children, one of whom is challenged Together with her husband, Pierre-Escayg founded the organisation Cause An Effect, a non-profit organisation with a mission to transform perspectives about disabilities and persons with sp


Single mother? Stand firm!*

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:47 AM AST Comments

I am at a loss to understand the behaviour of my 14-year-old daughter. She has become even more strange with all that’s going on in the world. I am finding it very difficult to motivate her. She somehow feels that striving means nothing and “what will be will be”. I am striving my


It’s sorrel season!*

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:39 AM AST Comments

THE sight of sorrel in Trinidad is usually an indication that Christmas is near. Sorrel is seen as early as October, and is in abundance this season with both the red and deep-red varieties available. The drink, which is made in a variety of ways depending on taste and preference, is a must-have and


Celebrating the art of food

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:37 AM AST Comments

Decadent, flavourful and delicious are just a few words that aptly describe what patrons experienced at the launch of Goddard Enterprises’ event-catering brand, GCG Events, in Trinidad and Tobago. Tantalising all of the five senses, GCG gave friends and colleagues a scintillating experience wi

Why holiday weddings are seriously the best*

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:32 AM AST Comments

How do you feel about weddings over the holidays? While there seem to be plenty of naysayers who claim they've already got too many commitments with family and friends, there's an entirely different school of thought for some engaged couples.


A little Brazilian sweetness!

Dec. 10, 2016, 1:26 AM AST Comments

Cocada is an easy-to-make childhood favourite that brings together the main staples of the Brazilian sweet tooth: grated coconut and condensed milk. For the chocoholics, don’t worry! Brazilians have come up with all kinds of inventive ways to incorporate chocolate into their desserts, includin


CRICKET SCANDAL*

Dec. 10, 2016, 12:13 AM AST Comments

TRINIDAD and Tobago Cricket Board second vice-president Lalman Kowlessar confirmed yesterday that he and president Azim Bassarath have been tasked with doing a report into an alleged sexual assault involving another TTCB official and a player, during a West Indies youth tournament earlier this year.


Naps edge out San Juan in Big 4 semis

Dec. 10, 2016, 12:11 AM AST Comments

Naparima College advanced to Monday’s Secondary Schools Football League Big Four Super Cup final when they defeated 2016 InterCol champions San Juan North Secondary 1-0 in the first semi-final fixture at the Ato Boldon Stadium, Couva, yesterday.


Blackwood puts Scorpions on top T&T Red Force

Dec. 10, 2016, 12:7 AM AST Comments

Jason Mohammed narrowly missed out on his sixth first class hundred but Test batsman Jermaine Blackwood was closing in on his fifth, as Jamaica Scorpions took command of their fourth round Regional Four-Day contest against Trinidad and Tobago Red Force here yesterday. Replying to Scorpions’ fi