Sybil McLaughlin: Island Girl and National Hero

Sybil McLaughlin is celebrated throughout the Cayman Islands for her remarkable career and her dedication to the Cayman Islands Government. As the first woman to achieve the designation of National Hero of the Cayman Islands, Mrs. McLaughlin is often regarded as an inspiration to women – both young and old – across the Cayman Islands…

Grace Byers: Shining Caymanian Star

Self-described as a small island girl with big dreams, Grace Byers née Gealey was destined for greatness. Born in Butler, Pennsylvania to an American father and Caymanian mother, Grace, her older sister, Faith, and their mother moved to Grand Cayman at the tender age of two-years-old and settled in the laid-back district of Bodden Town….

Supporting Local Charities this Holiday Season

“Giving is receiving”: it’s an age-old proverb that inspires people around the world to give with an open heart, particularly to those less fortunate or experiencing hardship. As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving – both in the USA and Cayman – and ready our homes for holiday festivities, it’s worth considering ways you can make…

Save the Date: New Year’s Eve Festivities at Camana Bay

The festivities don’t end after Christmas! Camana Bay’s annual no-cover New Year’s Eve celebration, Saturday 31 December, promises for the fourth year to be a magical evening for families and party-goers alike with delightful dinners, tasty treats, music and entertainment and two fireworks displays overlooking the Town Centre’s massive Christmas tree on the Crescent. A…

Body & Soul: Staying Fit During the Holidays

Losing weight doesn’t have to be a chore. From bike tours and hikes through Cayman’s natural landscape to challenging yourself to a half-marathon to saving holiday desserts for special occasions, let these fun and effortless tips for losing or maintaining weight during the holiday season move you! Tour East End by Bike Channel your inner kid…

Girl on Purpose: Moderation

My darling daughters of the world, In a world where we are often pressured to do it all – perfectly and all at once – it is easy to feel as though there is no time to rest; there is no time to go back to school; there is no time to pray; there is…

Moon Over Cayman: Summer Full Moon Events

Full moons in the Cayman Islands are synonymous with celebration and magic. There are two spectacular events on Grand Cayman that honour the full moon: the Full Moon Party at Calico Jack’s – a casual event that draws an impressive crowd to Grand Cayman’s famed Seven Mile Beach – and Kaibo’s spectacular dining and dancing…

Backyard Bliss: Creating Outdoor Spaces

This summer, extend your indoor space to the outdoors and create an area that is both warm and welcoming. SELECT SEATING + SIDE TABLES  The best designed outdoor spaces include furniture that is both beautiful and hard-wearing, like rattan lounge seats, outdoor dining tables or these angular Indonesian accent chairs and stone side table from…

Unique Kids Camps in Cayman, Summer 2016

Are you looking for a one-of- a-kind, memorable experience for your young one this summer? Here are some pretty extraordinary and untypical summer camp options to keep them engaged and entertained. History + Cultural Summer Arts Camp Cayman National Cultural Foundation Campers are immersed in a range of artistic and cultural activities like drama, storytelling, Caymanian folk…

Body + Soul: Sweat it Out

If you find yourself weary of traditional gyms, interested in taking up a new conditioning course or wanting to take your fitness to another level, there are several options right here in the Cayman Islands that will push your body outside of its comfort zone. Cross-training and fight-fitness programmes like CrossFit, BoxFit, mixed martial arts and Muay Thai…

Co-Parenting After a Separation or Divorce

Making joint custody work after a separation or divorce can be fraught with rage, bitterness and unrealistic demands. Moving beyond the underlying emotions surrounding the relationship you once had with your ex and parent of your child is essential to providing a stable and loving family home. It’s rarely easy but there are a few key parameters that…

Travelling with Kids this Summer

Summer holidays should be filled with fun adventures, exploring new places and spaces and spending time with your family. If you’re scheduling some time abroad, here are a few ideas to get you organised and prepared for your holiday so you can plan confidently and enjoy the journey. Check Your Travel Documents Before you’ve committed…