11th Annual Battle of the Drums 2016 – Punta Gorda, Belize

11th Annual Battle of the Drums 2016 – Punta Gorda, Belize

Food and Fete Battle of the Drums Food and Fete (8:00 p.m. – 3:a.m.) at Toledo Community College (TCC) compound in Punta Gorda Town:  This is the term used to describe the opening night of the Battle of the Drums weekend festivities. It will be held on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. to […]

Radio Belize Mix interviews Cyril Uruwei

Radio Belize Mix interviews Cyril Uruwei

When you end up in a room with your fellow Belizean compatriots who are likeminded, equally passionate about the growth of country and the advancement of their fellowmen and women, a natural and fervent spark is generated in the midst. I call this spark AUTHENTIC LOVE! My interview with Radio BelizeMIX, hosted by Queen Lorna Smith (Founder of […]

Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

Some history of Hopkins Village, Belize

History of Hopkins Village, Belize An african woman, Sirrian, and her two daughters were the first people to set foot on Hopkins. However, they disappeared unaccountably. The woman had resided in Uganda, Africa which is believe to be the origin of Hopkins first name, Yugadan. In the year 1937, a group of Black Caribs, Garinagu, […]

Belize Independence Day in LA

Belize Independence Day in LA

This year’s events are scheduled for September 19th (Dance) and September 20th (Festival). BCF (Belize Cultural Foundation) has for many years presented these annual events with Belizeans from all over the U.S. attending each year in celebration of their Culture, History and Traditions! BCF’s annual events in addition to the celebrations, is a time when  Belizeans come together reuniting past friends and school friends etc… Send “shout outs” and “greetings” to family at […]

Herbs of Belize – 7 Health Benefits of “Feva Grass”

Herbs of Belize – 7 Health Benefits of “Feva Grass”

For most of us who grew up in Belize, at one time or another, we have had the joy of drinking a hot cup of fever grass tea. Just the thought of it takes me back to my childhood, picking the grass in my grandmother’s yard and bringing it back for the boil. If you’re […]