Lifestyle

Celery Dreams

Welcome the Spring with the fresh, uplifting ingredients sure to complement the crisp breezes and eternal sunshine of the season of rebirth and recharge.

Boozy Botanical

Bartenders, mixologists and bar-goers alike have fallen under the elderflower spell, one fine cocktail at a time.

When Greats Unite

One of racing’s most legendary names joined forces with one of the world’s most prolific branding agencies to put in motion a synergy that is destined to make history, break records and inspire generations to come.

The Joys Of Giving

Can money buy happiness? It surely can, if you’re giving it to a good cause. A National Institutes Of Health study found that when people give to charities, it activates regions of the brain associated with pleasure, social connection and trust, creating a “warm glow” effect. Scientists also believe that altruistic behavior releases endorphins in the brain, producing the positive feeling known as “helper’s high.”

Aesthetically Yours

Influencers and bloggers changed our lives in the last decade. They’ll be of even more importance in the years to come. Here are a few cool trends and corresponding bloggers to look out for this year.

Rock (Salt), Paper, Scissors

The newest wellness craze taking over South Florida goes by the name of Halotherapy and its benefits are wide-ranging: from reducing inflammation to balancing blood sugar levels and improving your overall mood.

Helping Hands

Guardian Ad Litem is just one of the many valuable programs that Voices For Children funds for kids in the foster system. They also help with social, medical and educational needs up to the college level.

Size Matters

Dog lovers with small homes or apartments may want to consider a Chihuahua. These tiny delights can live quite happily within even a tiny studio apartment as long as their needs are met.

Legal Eagles

In the upcoming decade, The Law Offices of Adorno-Cunill & Damas P.L. looks forward to expanding on their previous success in providing high-quality legal representation without losing the personalized connection each attorney has with their clients.

Extraordinary Vintages

The uniqueness of Valdobbiadene, Italy — a UNESCO World Heritage Site and home of Foss Marai Wines — is an integral part of the brand’s identity.

Story of Us

In Enlightenment Step By Step, Author & Spiritual Master Dr. Amit Ray gives some insights about overcoming challenges.

Brickell Magazine’s 2020 Miami Open Guide

Dates: Mar 23-Apr 5, 2020 | Hard Rock Stadium | MiamiOpen.com

Ready, Set, Action-Packed!

If there’s one thing this city knows, it’s how to keep the calendar full all year long. Slather on some sunblock and head out to explore the treasures around town. The options are endless.

Coco Cosmo

Start the new season off right with an electrolyte-fueled cocktail sure to get the party going in the right direction no matter where Spring takes you.

Canine Cause

Did you know that the AKC not only sets the standards for purebreds, but helps dogs in need find homes? The AKC Rescue Network is the largest network of dog rescue groups in the country with 450 groups representing 160 unique breeds.

Fashion Snaps

Who says a camera can’t be as good-looking as the photos it takes? Definitely not Leica. Slip the Paul Smith Edition CL Camera around your neck and you’ll turn heads as you capture life’s important moments.

Haute Hounds

Social media is a dog’s best friend. Most shelters focus their limited resources on caring for the pets. Facebook helps them get the word out with full dog profiles; Instagram lets them share stories about animals that encourage interaction and adoption; and Twitter is the spot for engaging videos.

Island Love

Romance is always in the air on Tortola, Virgin Gorda, Anegada and the other delightful isles of the British Virgin Islands.

An RSVP Away

The other day our Associate Publisher Tracy Koço and I headed to a “Taste Of British Cuisine” with Award-Winning English Chef Justin Brown at Aston Martin Residences.

Ultimate Love

You’ve found the perfect significant other; now, you need to find the perfect gift for the most romantic holiday of the year. That’s a lot of pressure. We’ve compiled a list of some fabulous gifts to help make things easier. No matter what your partner’s taste, they’re bound to love something on this list.

Watercraft Wonders

No longer just a water toy — though they’re still tons of outrageous fun — today’s Personal Water Craft (PWC) are a symbol of a lifestyle. A concept which esteemed brand Sea-Doo has strongly embraced.

Dream Realized

Slow Burn Theatre was born when Patrick Fitzwater and Matthew Korinko noticed a theatrical void in South Florida and made the commitment to fill it. Ten years later, they’re a key player in the local theatre scene.

Brush Strokes

Carla Fache’s paintings explore the frontiers of color, space, balance and matter. Different visual scenarios, occurring simultaneously in parallel realities, provide interconnecting timelines through her canvas as portals to new dimensions.

Grown-Up Behavior

Two-year old dogs are great. They’re already housetrained and some can even “sit,” “stay” and do tricks. You won’t have to deal with the “puppy phase” of biting, chewing, etc. Plus, you’ll be able to determine the dog’s personality and won’t have to wait to see what you get.

Holistic Massage

Thai Reflexology, often called Thai Foot Massage, is an old, safe and wonderful healing method. It’s easy to do and requires no formal training. The right tools can help focus the effects.

Subscription Obsession

Having someone else shop makes life a whole lot easier. But while you can get a personal shopper for your clothes, who is going to buy your toiletries? Here’s three of the coolest subscription boxes for guys.

Brunch 2020

Eat, drink and unite at the VeritageMiami Farm To Fork Brunch with celebrity Chef Michael Schwartz. This year’s one-of-a-kind farm-to-table celebration features superb, sustainable dining, exciting wines and a lively auction. It’s the perfect brunch for the new decade.

Appetite’s Delight

Central Fare is the most central and connected food hall in Miami. Whether you’re taking Brightline, soon-to-be Virgin Trains, Metromover, Metrorail or future Tri-Rail, Central Fare is easily accessible to all.

IRL Impact

As the fireworks celebrating 2020 came and went, something magical happened: People started reaching out to old and new contacts to reconnect IRL.

Amped Up

For the shortest month of the year, February in Miami ushers in an incredible amount of high-profile events — from MIBS and the Miami Yacht Show to SOBEWFF and art festivals and marathons galore. This year, we even welcome Super Bowl LIV 2020. Thank goodness it’s a leap year so we can fit it all in!

Floating Dreams

The idea of having a private island is appealing, but imagine one that can change location to suit your every whim or avoid passing rain showers. The solution is, of course, a boat that has it all — and then some.

Girl Time

Whether you and your girlfriends are looking to relax, be adventurous, enjoy some amazing spa time or just do something far removed from everyday life, the British Virgin Islands has something for everyone in your female posse.

Boating Bliss

One of the most influential and internationally attended boat shows on the planet, the world-famous Miami International Boat Show brings thousands of boats and yachts to its devoted sunblock-slathered fans from Feb. 13-17. From “giga”yachts to baby boat shoes, MIBS has it all.

Haute Zen

Everyday PVC yoga mats will get the job done for just a few dollars. But if you’re looking for true spiritual enlightenment and have the cash to spend, invest in a Chakracarma Yoga Mat.

Beneficial Ballet

The Arts Ballet Theatre of Florida is known for their outstanding performances, including a glorious 22 seasons of The Nutcracker, but it’s their outreach programs that are changing lives.

Exceptional Hearts

Miami’s heart care has become much stronger for both adult and pediatric patients with the appointment of Chief of Cardiac Surgery & Medical Director Romualdo Segurola, MD, FACS, and his multidisciplinary team of trained specialists to Jackson Heart Institute, part of Jackson Health System.

African Delights

Foodies are always looking for the next big thing. This year it’s not coming out of Tokyo, Paris, Barcelona, London or even Miami, but from West African countries like Nigeria and Senegal.

Bourbon 101

There’s no doubt American whiskey is enjoying a new golden era not seen since the pinnacle of home bar entertaining in the 1960s, with bourbon enjoying a particularly fine renaissance.

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Powerhouses 2021

From forever homes to real estate investments and vacation properties, the leading industry professionals we’ve gathered will guide you in the right direction with expert real estate insights, savvy tips and some of the best listings available in Brickell and beyond.

Pinnacle of Design

Aston Martin Residences is a distinguished collaboration between two of today’s leading architectural design firms and Aston Martin’s Chief Creative Officer, Marek Reichman.