Jessica in the Kitchen




An award seal.


Cover page of essence magazine. Recipe page for mexican street corn.

July 2017ESSENCE Magazine

TVJ Smile Jamaica Television Premiere “Homemade Holiday Treats”, December 2013

TVJ Smile Jamaica Television Premiere “Easter Treats”, March 2013

TVJ Smile Jamaica Television Premiere “Healthy and Sweet Summer Treats”, July 2012



GreenBlender, “9 Healthier Thanksgiving Desserts“, November 2017

Hello Giggles, “Here are 9 vegetarian recipes your meat-eating fam is sure to love“, November 2016

Hello Giggles, “These are the 12 foods on our fall food bucket list (because yes, we have one of those), October 2016

Woman’s Day, “Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes for a Guilt Free Feast“, October 2016

Delish,19 Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes To Lighten Up Your Meal“, August 2016

The Kitchn “Definitive Proof That Honey and Lime Are Meant to Be Together“, September 2014

Huffington Post “How To Substitute Cauliflower – Deliciously – For Just About Everything You Eat“, August 2014

Pinch of Yum “14 Smoothies for an Instant Mood Boost“, August 2014

Iowa Girl Eats “Friday Favorites“, August 2014

Spoonful of Flavor “Healthy Summer Sandwiches and Wraps“, August 2014

BuzzFeed “28 Mouthwatering Ways To Put Sriracha On Everything“, July 2014

Gleam It Up “15 Incredible Casserole Recipes“, July 2014

The Pintertest Kitchen “What’s for Dinner: July 2014 Meal Plan“, July 2014

Featured Recipe on Tasty Kitchen’s Front Page, June 2014

Girl On The Move Blog “Links I’m Loving – Summer Drinks“, June 2014

Brit + Co “Road Trip! 19 Snacks You’ll Need for One Epic Summer Adventure“, June 2014

EatBoutique “What We’re Loving: Smoothies“, June 2014

Real Food Real Deals “Real Food Meal Plan Week 20“, June 2014

Just Putzing “Thirsty Thursdays“, June 2014

101 Dinner  “6 Easy Dinners for Two“, May 2014

Rainbow Delicious “Top 10 Vegetarian Tacos“, May 2014

Pretty in Pistachio “Love List: 4/30/14“, April 2014

Queen of Quinoa “The Ultimate Quinoa Burger Recipe Roundup“, April 2014

Moms and Munchkins “Easter Cupcakes (Collection)“, March 2014

Cookertino “15 Seafood Recipes You’ll Enjoy“, March 2014

Style Motivation “18 Delicious Easter Dessert Recipes“, March 2014

Red Tricycle “Naturally Green Grub for St. Patrick’s Day“, February 2014

IKONIK Media “20 Jamaican Blogs You Should Read Today“, February 2014

Love and Duck Fat “How to use stale bread + 24 stale bread recipes!“, February 2014

The Sweetest Occasion “Last Minute Super Bowl Recipes“, February 2014

Mark Taylor “Seven Super Bowl Party Recipes“, January 2014

The Loop “10 Easy Appetizers for your Super Bowl Party“, January 2014

grrreatTaste “102 Pizza Recipes // Pizza Challenge III“, January 2014

Peace, Love and Low Carb “20 Delicious Low Carb Kale Recipes“, January 2014

Honey & Figs “60+ Comfort Food Healthy Makeovers“, December 2013

All Yummy Recipes “15 Breakfast Meals for a Perfect Christmas Morning“, December 2013

Caribbean Passion, Late 2013

Kingston Kitchen Magazine, November 2011 – December 2013

The Jamaica Gleaner “KGN Kitchen Night Market”, August 2013

BlogHer Front Page Feature of “Maple Roasted Chickpeas by Jessiker Bakes”, January 2013

FoodBuzz’s Top 9 Front Page Feature for “Addictive Beer Crust Pizza by Jessiker Bakes” for their Pizza Party preview, October 2012

Yummly, May 2012



The Caribbean Blog Awards “Award for Excellence in Blogging”, 2014

Jamaica Blog Awards, Top 4 Finalists, January 2011




Jamaica Observer’s Salut! Quick Service Restaurant Week, October 2013

The Jamaica Observer Interview “Balancing The Books”, April 2012

Teen Spirit eZine Interview, December 2011

Price Check JA TV Interview, June 2011

The Jamaica Gleaner’s Youthlink “Talented Teens”, March 2011

CARIMAC (Caribbean Institute of MEDIA and COMMUNICATION) Interview, March 2011

The Jamaica Observer’s TEENage “Jessiker Bakes, a TEEN’s sweet dream”, February 2011



Speaker and Presenter at the Rotary Club of St. Andrew on “Social Media and the Future of Privacy”, October 2012

Speaker and Presenter at PIOJ’s Labour Market Forum 2011 “Vision 2030 Jamaica National Development Plan” speaking on “Opportunities for Young Entrepreneurs”, December 2011

Speaker and Presenter at the UWI’s Young Entrepreneurial Society on “How to Succeed as a Young Entrepreneurs and Spending $0 on Advertising”, 2011