Making Maki is the home of Maki B. It’s where all of life’s parts meet. Figuring out the work-life balance, managing finances, navigating relationships, finding the things that give us joy, appreciating life’s journey and caring for ourselves along the way. Making Maki isn’t about finding any particular thing; it’s about always searching for the best versions of ourselves and making the most of all of life’s lessons and opportunities.

Mmmm, whatcha say

Mmm, that you only meant well?

Well of course you did

Mmmm, whatcha say

Mmmm, that it's all for the best?

Of course, it is.

Fitness and physique will be on display when the first-ever International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness (IFBB) Diamond Cup Saint Martin/ St. Maarten Championships are held in Sonesta Maho Beach Resort and Casino on Sunday, July 28.

Making Maki is the home of Maki B. It’s where all of life’s parts meet. Figuring out the work-life balance, managing finances, navigating relationships, finding the things that give us joy, appreciating life’s journey and caring for ourselves along the way. Making Maki isn’t about finding any particular thing; it’s about always searching for the best versions of ourselves and making the most of all of life’s lessons and opportunities.

Global Brand Ambassador for the Stoli Group, Simone Bodini, is here on St. Maarten. He is here to introduce the local palets to the smooth taste of Elit by Stoli. While here he will be doing a full masterclass tour, starting with radio interviews, then a private masterclass on the island and in St. Barths. Simone will also be guest bartending at ROXXY Beach.

St. Maarten’s favourite Rendez Vous Lounge at Rhine Road in Porto Cupecoy has a new manager. Kenton Suckoo, who joined Rendez Vous about a year ago, brings to the table more than 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry and is ready to do what is necessary to ensure that the lounge remains the number one choice for diners on the island.

Patrick Grayham has released a new single titled “Champion” featuring Ziggi Recado. “Champion” is an anthem of encouragement and reassurance. Moreover, Roelly Winklaar, the first Mr. Olympia People’s Champion, delivers a positive message in the music video which was recorded on Sint Maarten and Curaçao.

Hurricanes Irma and Maria forced St. Maarten’s beloved deejay and promoter, Party Dude Jason (Jason Hook) to relocate to another island, but his love for The Friendly Island remains as strong as ever.