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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 [...]

Bermuda’s Iconic Homes: What’s the Deal With The Roofing in Bermuda?

Have you ever looked up and wondered why the homes in Bermuda all have stepped roofs? There’s a very good reason for it. Stepped roofing, along with brightly coloured exteriors and flared out stairways, are all defining features of Bermudian architecture. The homes are almost as iconic as the pink sand beaches and pristine bays [...]

How to Plan an Eco Wedding in Bermuda

Planning a beach wedding in Bermuda’s iconic pink sands? Or a fairytale wedding in the lush grounds of Bermuda Botanical Gardens? When we’re surrounded by such beauty it’s only right that we do what we can to respect and protect nature. Wedding planners in Bermuda are all too happy to accommodate eco-conscious couples like you. [...]

How to Meet New People in Bermuda

Whether you’re a local professional looking to expand your social circle or a brand new expat arrival, Bermuda is a great place to meet new people. Bermudians are a friendly, outgoing, and downright charming bunch. You can find yourself getting into a deep conversation within no time of meeting someone new. In fact, Bermuda is [...]

Dog-Friendly Spots in Bermuda

Wondering where to take your four-legged friend this weekend? Are you a dog-walker on the lookout for new places for your pooches to sniff and explore? Want to enjoy a meal with your best friend by your side? Well, we’ve got you covered. Here are some dog-friendly spots in Bermuda for you to check out. [...]

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 [...]

5 Reasons Why You Will Love Being an Expat in Bermuda

Hello Everyone! We hope your weekend is off to a great start. To encourage everyone to shine their light from within, we're featuring more locals as guest contributors. From the incredible minds of Cansu Ongel and Ben Jeapes, fall into the journey of appreciating Bermuda through their eyes. Here's a personal message from Cansu: "My story [...]

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 [...]