Category Archives: WC and MGM blogs

@stacyannhayles – I’ve finally recovered from depression, here’s what I learned #MHAW15 #WorldMentalHealthDay #repost

(15-minute read) Editor’s note: Happy Saturday! It’s World Mental Health Day and my final post for #MentalHealthWeek, though not original. The theme this year is basically about raising awareness by starting the conversation, allowing sufferers of mental illness to live in dignity and free of stigma. I’m all for it. Part of the reason why […]

6 illustrations that tackle mental health x stigma brilliantly #MHAW15 #IAMStigmaFree

Greetings! Man, what a week! I should have already done two more blog posts by now as my own personal contribution to raising awareness about mental health matters, seeing that it’s World Mental Health Week, but alas. It hasn’t exactly been a clean bill of mental health for me, so I can only do the remaining two […]

Mental Health Week – Watch “India.Arie – I Am Light (Lyric Video)” #MHAW15

Greetings light beams, I know… I missed my #MentalHealthMonday post yesterday, but it was due to a massive headache that left me barely functioning, apologies. Just to let you know, the world celebrates #mentalhealth all this week, with World Mental Health Day being on Saturday, October 10, 2015, so I’ll be posting about this subject pretty […]

Dweet yute! Drink Likkle (Iyashi Herbs) Tea *giveaway inside*

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Author’s note:  TGIF! Soooo happy to finally share this with you! It’s the first in a series of interview features on Sour Skittles called Dweet Yute where young Jamaicans/Caribbean people are highlighted for doing great, innovative, interesting things. We’re sort of on the tail end of the Emancipendence holidays (and the highest point of our […]

Save our children! ASHE promotes ‘The Rights of the Child’

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Greetings lovelies! It’s my pleasure to share the news of this very important initiative spearheaded by longstanding performing arts and edutainment ensemble ASHE, to inform children of their rights — something I’m very passionate about. Here in Jamaica and around the world we are seeing what seems like a new wave of crimes and sexual […]