Caribbean American lifestyle quarterly Island Origins won the Florida Magazine Association’s silver award for Best New Magazine, silver for Best Writing: Feature, and bronze for Best Writing: Commentary. Photo: David I. Muir

‘Island Origins’ Wins Three Florida Magazine Association Awards

Caribbean American lifestyle quarterly Island Origins won the Florida Magazine Association’s silver award for Best New Magazine, silver for Best Writing: Feature, and bronze for Best Writing:...

Island Origins Nominated for Florida Magazine Association Excellence Awards

Fort Lauderdale, FL (July 10, 2018) - “Island Origins Magazine”, South Florida’s Caribbean-American lifestyle quarterly, published by Island Syndicate, has been nominated for three category excellence awards...
Weddings at Jade Mountain in Saint Lucia Credit Credit Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain

With This Ring

Writer Melanie Reffes | Photography Contributed There are weddings, and then there are truly spectacular nuptials. Although getting married in the caribbean is reliably awesome, creativity that goes...

Global, Modern, Eclectic

Interior Designer Nicole White Breaks Down Her Vibrant Style Writer Monique McIntosh | Photography Jennifer Hillstead South Florida homes couldn't look more chic than they do in the hands...
Caribbean Food as Beauty Hacks

Food for Snacks or Beauty Hacks

Writer Staff Writer  | Photography Supplied Long before YouTube DIY and how-to videos became a thing, women across the Caribbean were using natural ingredients from their gardens and...
Cuban Cuisine, Ropa Vieja

Eat Like an Islander

Writer Staff Writer  | Photography Supplied Awe-inspiring landscapes and beautiful beaches are scrumptious food for the mind and body, but for some of us, food for the belly trumps...
Chef Thia, Taste the Islands

Enjoy Authentic Caribbean Flavors at the 2018 “Taste the Islands Experience”

Photo Credit: Richard Lecoin | Join “Taste the Islands” TV show co-host Cynthia “Chef Thia” Verna of Haiti along with other prominent Caribbean chefs and restaurants showcasing the...

The Fall and Rise of Hip-Hop’s Midnight Robber

Writer Copyseed.com | Photography Courtney Chen When Wyclef Jean’s name hit the headlines back in 2010, in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake, we all sat up and...

Embracing Breastless Beauty

Writer Carla Hill | Photography Joe Wesley Every day I speak to my fears to let them know they are not real. It is my belief that wellness begins...

Mr Fantastic

Writer Calibe Thompson | Photography Robert Johnson Jamaicans love a great party, sometimes just for the sake of music, wine (the waist variety) and spirits. In the case of...