LEHWEGO Blog

Miami Carnival 2015

Miami carnival takes place in a large fairground outside of downtown miami.  To the caribbean masquerader it sounds unusual to not have mas on a public road but I take my hats off to the organisers...

Roast cruise Miami 2015

After years of missing roast in Barbados and Trinidad I woke up the morning of roast Miami late! After a hasty shower we raced to the dock forgetting one of the crew at the...

Inside the mind of a Bareback Barry

A lot has been said about Bareback Barry (thanks for the new nickname Scorch). Some don’t understand why we do what we do,  some ridicule us,  some hate us, some love us. Today I...

It’s time to get the body you want.

This year was slightly disappointing in terms of my physical development. I again competed in the Jamaica bodybuilding and fitness association national competition but did much worse than last year. I also lost focus...

When u miss carnival… The stages of grief.

So it’s finally happened. After years of playing mas in your favourite carnival something has finally thrown a monkey wrench in your plans. If may be a large unexpected bill. It may be prior...

My Miami carnival budget

So, in my new whatsapp chat for Miami carnival (yet ANOTHER new group chat), I worked out that my entire Miami carnival trip will cost me less that my Trinidad fetes. Let’s look at...