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The Rise of Gig Economy (And How To Thrive In It)

Bermudians are no strangers to the “side hustle”. Many of us juggle multiple jobs, working freelance out-of-hours to make ends meet in paradise. This way of working has a fancy new branding as it becomes increasingly ubiquitous: it’s now known as “the gig economy.” Next year, the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation (BEDC) will be running [...]

How to Cocktail – With The Blind Pig Cocktail Co. – Part 1

With the summer heat in full swing, we’re ready to kick back with a cocktail over crushed ice. Bermuda’s high-end cocktail catering company, The Blind Pig, are our guest bloggers this week, just in time to give us the skinny on how to make the perfect cocktail. Look out for parts 2 and 3 to [...]

Transitioning Back to Work After “Shelter-In-Place”

Hello Local Bermuda Community! We hope everyone is enjoying a lovely weekend. Chantel J. Simons, BSc, MA, the Business Development Manager at the MoonGate Group has contributed an article to help us adjust to our new normal here in Bermy. Thanks to Chantel for another amazing contribution and to all of our readers! The MoonGate Group [...]

Appraisals: How Much Can I Sell My Home For?

Are you wondering how much you can sell your home for? Continue reading Heather Chilvers' article for more guidance on this subject. Heather is amongst Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty's. leading Sales Agents. She has been working in real estate for over 30 years. If you have a question for Heather, please contact her at hchilvers@brcl.bm or 332 [...]

MINDSET – Coping with these Extraordinary Times of COVID-19

Hello Readers! We'd like to introduce to you Chantel J. Simons, BSc, MA, the Business Development Manager at the MoonGate Group. Chantel has contributed an article to help us reprogram our minds during these extraordinary times of COVID-19. While overseeing new business that grows MoonGate's HealthGap Healthcare providers program, Chantel has been posting inspiring [...]

Creating a Home Office in a Small Space

For those of us who are working from home, Heather Chilvers has contributed an article to help us create a home office space we can be comfortable in. This may be a bit of a challenge when space is limited. So, continue reading below for ideas. Perhaps this could be your project for the [...]

May Mental Health Awareness & COVID-19

May is Mental Health Month. With this in mind, Cathy Sousa MSEd. PMC CCTP has written an article to highlight the importance of Mental Health and the significance of taking care of our minds and bodies to deal with and to prevent potential problems. Welcome, Cathy to Local Bermuda News and thank you for your contribution! [...]

Creating Your Ideal Outdoor Entertainment Space Post COVID-19

Hello everyone, we hope you're enjoying your weekend. Here's another delightful article from Heather Chilvers! Now that we can have small gatherings with the ones we love, Heather's post gives us a few ideas of how we can transform outdoor spaces to host our loved ones. Heather is amongst Coldwell Banker Bermuda Realty's. leading Sales [...]

6 Tips to Stay Active and Stay Fit as Bermuda Moves to New Normal

Happy Friday Everyone!  Thank you to all essential workers, especially those in Healthcare and Government, who are fighting and leading us through this crisis. As we look forward to being able to gather with friends and family tomorrow, we still have limitations on day-to-day activities. In the future, Phase 3 allows us to go [...]

Bermuda and Good Friday in the time of COVID-19

Good Friday the Bermudian Way On Good Friday I experienced a time-honored Bermuda tradition experienced every Good Friday by many Bermudians across the island, every year.  A beautiful, multicoloured hummer gracefully rode the light breeze overhead, repeatedly diving and soaring until a final nose-dive and crash, straight into the power lines over my neighbor’s home.  [...]