Hurricane Irma struggles

It has been a week since Hurricane Irma dropped her little charm on us and I see Maria is looming although it is too early to tell if Florida well be affected.  Hoping and praying that we will not go through this again because I honestly can't deal.  I learnt a few survival tricks with a picky-eater toddler and just dealing with kids without power.  For the most part the kids were great in the shuttered house until the power…

Bad in Bum Bum/Back Bend Music Video

Another video created by Acid Kreationz. Subance, crowned the Dennery Segment King of St. Lucia teamed up with Mighty on the Bad in Bum Bum track. Also included in the video is Subance's Back Bend track. Both riddims were done by DUM Productions.  Both songs have been hitting the airwaves locally, regionally and internationally. Dem dancers doh and the one with the nightie....She bad oui xoxo Meli Mel

World Sickle Cell Awareness Day

Today is World Sickle Cell Awareness Day, not to be confused with Sickle Cell Awareness month which will be in September.  In 2008, the General Assembly of the United Nations recognized Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) as a public health concern and chose the 19th as the commemoration day.  SCD affects millions of people worldwide, both adults and kids and is a potentially fatal disease. It is a disease that causes the shape of red blood cells to change and become crescent-shaped.…

Do things really happen for a reason?

I was having a conversation with a friend and this question dawned upon me.  Do things really happen for a reason? Do we question God’s work when good or bad things happen? I for one always found a meaning to something, be it in something that I dream of or something that crosses my path, I would always think that there was a reason for it.  But when you start seeing young people dying, or young people going through so…