Showing posts from 2017

Cirque de Soleil returns to Miami with "VOLTA"

Cirque du Soleil is thrilled to announce a new production that will premiere in Miami this December: Cirque du Soleil VOLTATM, written and directed by Bastien Alexandre and with Jean Guibert as the director of creation. International electronic group M83, previously announced as composer and musical director, brings his space-age future pop sound to the Cirque du Soleil stage for the first time ever. The show will be presented under the Big Top next to Hard Rock Stadium in Miami starting December 15, 2017. The name VOLTA refers to a sudden about-face, a change in emotion or idea often used in poetry. It also speaks to the jolt of energy delivered through the show. To purchase tickets, or call 1-877-9CIRQUE (1-877-924-7783). Tickets start at $40. Here's a quick synopsis of the show: VOLTA tells a spellbinding story about the freedom to choose and the thrill of blazing your own trail. Inspired in part by the adventurous spirit that fuels the culture of a…

The Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show has arrived!

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, called FLIBS for short, is the largest in-water boat show in the world, attracting a global audience of approximately 100,000 boating enthusiasts who share a common interest in life on the water. It's finally here! I actually checked out the docks yesterday so all of the images on this post were taken by yours truly. In case you didn't know, the show draws an impressively diverse, international crowd of buyers, sellers and new entrants to the boating community who come to see the latest that the global boating industry has to offer. One thousand exhibitors and more than 1,200 boats are on display each November at the exhibition widely regarded as the industry’s top annual boating event. This year’s show takes place from Wednesday, November 1st through Sunday, November 5th, at seven locations connected by a network of water and land transportation.

Here are some of the not-to-be-missed attractions at this year’s show.

1. Check out th…

The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosts its 95th Annual "Magical Affair" Gala

Sazoneros! On June 3rd, over 900 guests gathered at the Loews Miami Beach Hotel as the Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce hosted their 95th Annual Gala, presented by City National Bank.  A “Magical Affair” was co-hosted by Chamber Chairman of Board, Wayne Pathman and NBC 6’s Kelly Blanco and was organized by Gala chair, Jessica Fuentes Victor of Café Avanti, with co-chairs, Jeff Greene of 84 West Studios and Leila Chang of Ideal Lifestyle Concierge, among other committee members. The event honored six pillars of the community that have contributed to the success of Miami Beach’s business community. Here is a list of the award recipients for this year's gala: 

· Art Basel Miami Beach, receiving the Corporate Citizen Of The Year Award  · Breakthru Beverage Florida receiving the Jan Pfeiffer Distinguished Service Award · Tibor Hollo, Florida East Coast Realty, receiving the Leonard “DOC” Baker Lifetime Achievement Award · Howard M. Lorber, Douglas Elliman, receiving the Member Of The Dec…

The Ritz-Carlton South Beach Unveils Renovated Spa

Sazoneros! I've got amazing news to share this weekend: The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach is celebrating its grand opening, bringing a new level wellness sanctuary to the heart of Miami! An oasis to relax, replenish, and rejuvenate, The Spa features a new design with 14 treatment rooms, relaxation pods, a Timeless Capsule, men’s and women’s locker rooms and wet areas, and a state-of-the-art fitness facility. The Spa menu features new signature destination treatments, an outdoor menu to be enjoyed at special spa cabanas near the beach and pool. The enhanced 16,000 square-foot spa uses enticing scents and calming sounds to create a multi-sensory environment representative of the cultural mix of Miami. From now until June 30th, 2017, guests can book the Spa Sanctuary package for a taste of the new spa, including overnight accommodations and signature treatments from $799 per night. Sounds fabulous to me!
Check out the beautiful couple's massage room above! I love how they…

The new Yachts Miami Beach is finally here!

Sazoneros! The 29th annual Yachts Miami Beach, the city’s premier in-water luxury yacht show, will debut their new look and design concept for 2017. The yacht show is set to take place from February 16-20th on Collins Avenue, across from the legendary Fontainebleau and Eden Roc hotels. Show Management and the International Yacht Brokers Association (IYBA), which co-own the show, engaged EDSA, one of the world’s foremost design companies, to reimagine Yachts Miami Beach.EDSA is renowned for creating inspiring environments for distinctive destinations ranging from Atlantis in the Bahamas to the John F. Kennedy Center and Disney’s signature resorts.

Spanning more than a mile along Collins Avenue from 41st Street to 54th Street, the show’s new layout highlights its picturesque, waterfront location along Indian Creek Waterway. Entry to the show is $20 per person per day.For the first time ever, guests can arrive at the show aboard water taxis, connected to new, convenient parking locations…

Review: Lea Black's Skin Care Collection

Sazoneros! I hope you've been having a great start to the New Year! Since most of you are probably looking for ways to improve your beauty regime this year, I thought I'd share a wonderful skin care collection that I recently discovered. Most of you may know Lea Black from Bravo's Real Housewives of Miami but Mrs. Black is a thriving author and entrepreneur who developed an awesome anti-aging skin care collection along with an array of beautifully bedazzled handbags and accessories. Check out one of her gorgeous clutches in the image above as well as a few of the products I recently tried at home. From Lea's anti-aging serum to her easy-to-use sudden youth facial kit, it's been a fun way to kick up my anti-aging strategies now that I'm entering my beloved thirties! You may be surprised to know that Mrs. Black created her exclusive facial kit in 1984 and since then, its become the top selling combination for women across the country. A luxurious facial masque th…