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24 Lessons I Learnt Being 24

2018 was a tumultuous year for me. I learnt a lot being 24. There were some ups and some downs. Looking back, I had way more ups than downs and I’m grateful. All the challenges, failures and triumphs taught me something. I started this post last year with the plan to write a post a day in honour of a lesson I learnt as a 24-year-old in 2018. I hung …

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3 Tools You Need To Start Your Year Off Right

A Vision Board Attend a vision board party or host your own with friends. It’s a new fun way to support your friends. You get to know the dreams of the people in your circle and you can help each other achieve said goals. You’ll also be able to hold each other accountable. The whole purpose of a Vision Board is to provide perspective on the goals we want a …

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Best Thrift Stores to Shop at in Jamaica

It’s still the season for shopping and shopping thrift stores can be hard in Jamaica. Searching for local thrift stores can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. While there are countless clothing retail stores online or traditional storefronts it’s not the same for thrift stores. This year however I found a few stores that I’d love to share with you. In usual Sunny Side style, I’ll take …

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24 Things I Learnt Being 24: Day 8

Disappointment is God’s guidance. I write this one with a heavy heart. I had big plans to ring in my 25 year. After settling on plans months ago it had all fallen apart in a few days. Initially I responded well, I understood that it wasn’t meant to be but the emotions came through. I couldn’t hide how disappointed and distraught I felt about a milestone I wanted to celebrate …

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24 Things I Learnt Being 24: Day 4

Friendships aren’t always forever and that’s ok. I think a lot of us can identify with this. I’ve lost count of how many times I’ll see a friendship related post on my social media. As we evolve as people sometimes our circle changes and that’s normal. Grow, learn and spread your wings! Friends come and go but it’s important that you maintain respect for the other persons and yourself.

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24 Things I Learnt Being 24: Day 3

Procrastination doesn’t win, perseverance does. I’ve always known this to be true but procrastination was the blanket I clung to when the possibility of failure existed. If I tried to achieve something and it didn’t work out my excuse could then be: “I didn’t even try that hard”. This year I decided I would no longer teeter at the edge of my potential but I’d make the plunge and commit …

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What To Check For When Buying A Used Car

I could slap myself, I really could. I wish I consulted Google for the things I’m about to tell you. I didn’t so here I am trying to save you from making the mistake I made. If you’re a new car owner or thinking about buying a used car or even a new one there are a few things you’ll want to check out before you negotiate price and hand …