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Di ting dem yuh can fine inna one Jamaican kitchen

Hisssss, crackle, pop pop!

The Jamaican kitchens I’ve had the pleasure of being in are always full of distinct sounds and smells. From waking up to the sound of dumplings being fried for an early breakfast to the smell of chicken being stewed amid a medley of seasonings, there are certain things one can expect to experience in most Jamaican kitchens. 468 more words

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Jamaica is 52

Before the birth of our nation…

The birth of our nation: changing from the Union Jack to the Jamaican flag on August 6, 1962…

Today… 316 more words


BIG UPS fi Jamaica- Some of my favorite things

In Jamaica, “big ups” is an expression used in the same way as “shout out” or “give yourself a pat on the back” in the US. 816 more words

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