New Year Resolutions

New Year Resolutions - Foodica

So it’s December 2011 and it’s that time again. At the end of every year, I look back through the year to see what I’ve accomplished and what I have not accomplished. I also put some thought into what I would like to happen next year. The good ol’ New Year Resolutions. This is the […]

Continue Reading

Celebrate Barbados – Happy Independence Day!

Celebrate Barbados – Happy Independence Day! - Foodica

Today is a blessed and happy Independence Day in Barbados! We’re celebrating 45 years of independence from Britain! When I was in primary school, we would sing these words: “I say B I say B-A B-A-R B-A-R-B B-A-R-B-A-D-O-S BARBADOS!” And then, we would sing along with the Merry Men: “God bless Bim on independence day […]

Continue Reading

Five Things I’m Thankful For

Five Things I’m Thankful For - Foodica

Last week Thursday was Thanksgiving in the United States of America. This day is big a celebration and Americans give thanks for everything that they have. It caused me to think. What five things am I thankful for and why? 1. My job – It might not be ideal, but it gives me the opportunity […]

Continue Reading

You Can Get It In Barbados

You Can Get it in Barbados - Foodica

How many times have you travelled to the USA and marvelled at a particular store, item or concept that did not exist here in Barbados? In this continuation of Celebrate Barbados, I’ll be giving what I think are the Barbadian versions of popular stores, items and concepts in the USA. Coffee, Frescantes, Lattes and Cappucino […]

Continue Reading