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Conversions & Substitutes

Measuring Spoons (Photo by Cynthia Nelson)

Hi Everyone, Picture this – you’ve just pulled out a recipe you had bookmarked or jotted down. You’re reading through the recipe to assemble the ingredients and you’ve come upon measurements in weight rather than volume, English versus American.

Shauna Ramdyhan is Miss Guyana Universe

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Shauna Ramdyhan, a 25-year-old stunner, who is a Foreign Service Officer at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, is Las Vegas bound having won the Miss Guyana Universe 2015 pageant held last Sunday evening at the Ramada Georgetown Princess Hotel.

Christmas wish list

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Christmas is almost here. It is the time of year that I believe consumers spend the most willingly, without feeling too guilty about it, or at least I do.


“Hello… It’s me,” Adele sings and the world responds with tears, joy, memes, gifs and over a million downloads in the shortest time possible.

Essequibo Coast treated to fun day, free concert

Sonia Noel (right) and Chef Adrianne Colvo (centre) pose with a model at Festival of Chefs

Residents of the Essequibo Coast were treated to a Fun Day and free concert hosted at the Anna Regina Community Centre Ground last Sunday by the Sonia Noel Foundation for the Creative Arts (SNFCA) in collaboration with a diaspora based-group led by Allan Zaakir.