Culture & Art

Art Playgrounds

Studies show that art stimulates a child’s imagination, critical thinking and overall emotional well-being. But with art education greatly reduced in education settings due to budget cuts, many of our children are not receiving the benefits obtained by participating in creative art experiences. Providing an art corner or “art playground” at home increases the opportunities for your child to obtain the benefits of art-making enriching their lives and yours. Here are few considerations to keep in mind.

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Red Haute

Turn it up a notch this month with these fiery must-haves sure to add an extra little spark to just about any room in your home.

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Yummy Spaces

Perhaps no other areas of a home are more important than where food is center stage. If you’re looking to spruce up your kitchen or dining room this season, these must-haves should be on the menu.

Wild Spot

Want to add a touch of The Animal Kingdom to your next event? If so, make sure you host it at one of Jungle Island’s stunning party areas.

Classic Sounds

The Beethoven Society is working hard to make Miami Ludwig’s town, one note at a time

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OFFICE SPACE

Want to be more productive while you’re on the clock at home or at the office? Check out these picks sure to take your work ethic to new heights no matter the task at hand.

Mile High

Looking for a truly spectacular way to spend the weekend? Hit the road for the short journey to New Smyrna Beach’s fabulous Balloon & Sky Fest.

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Spa Daze

Don’t settle for anything less than the best when it comes to creating a spa-like haven in your home — and don’t worry, it’s not as difficult as you might think.

Artistic Stroll

With Coral Gables Gallery Night, gallery owner Virginia Miller helps get people out of the house and into some of the city’s hottest art spaces.

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KNOW SWEAT

We’ve gathered some essential gym and fitness equipment you don’t need a membership for —that’s because you can bring each one of these home to ensure you’re workouts are as private as your weight.

Small World

Fashion, art and travel combine in the new Travel Book series from global style icon Louis Vuitton. It’s a study of thought, destinations, style, art & culture.

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Little Details

These haute home must-haves are sure to get your family and guests talking — after all, when it comes to décor, every detail counts.

Singing Stars

Want to cut loose, have a great meal, some drinks...and be sing a little? Key Biscayne’s own Ibis Lounge might be just the place you’ve been looking for.

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Exceptional Kitchen

‘Tis the season to add a few useful details to your kitchen arsenal right on time for the holidays. Just make sure anything you incorporate is put to good use.

Ivory Key

Melding harmony with education, Amarylli Fridegotto has applied her passion and talent for music at the Key Biscayne Piano Academy since 2006.

Book Worm

Introduce your little ones to the wonder of reading at The Miami Book Fair Nov. 17-24. Special programming for kids is slated for Nov. 21-24.

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Cultural Metamorphosis

Known for its beaches, nightlife, food, fashion and fun, Miami is now ready to take its rightful place center stage on the global art scene with the opening of Pérez Art Museum Miami.

Holiday Lights!

Make sure to add these lighting essentials to your wishlist to ensure that every nook and cranny of your home is illuminated to its full potential.

Creative Universe

We’re once again ready to be swept up in the fascinating world of creatives who shall descend upon Miami with events and exhibits to educate, entertain and bewilder during Art Basel Miami Beach 2013.

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Sweet Dreams

These top-notch bedroom essentials may not be a necessity per se, but they will sure make life that much more enjoyable!

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Spiritual Awakening

Change your outlook on life and connect with yourself like never before by honing in on your relationship with nature at The Sense Adventure at Hacienda Tres Rios Resort in Mexico’s Riviera Maya.

Watchful Eye

March madness isn’t all about basketball. Trade in sports for some live entertainment this month. From the fox trot to the king of comedy, the Arsht Center will fulfill all your dramatic wants and needs.

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Kitchen Influx

For most of us, the kitchen serves as the heart of our homes, a place where magic meals are born. Consider investing in these eye-catching must-haves to take your culinary prowess up a notch.

Outdoor Oasis

While much of the country is looking for the first signs of Spring, we’ve been enjoying our backyards for months. Now is a great time to freshen things up with some inspired furniture and decorative accents that will further enhance outdoor living.

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Popular

The A-Z Of New

As the world begins to open back up and we incorporate lessons learned into our daily routines, one thing’s certain: A few trends of our “new normal” are here to stay — and society will evolve significantly for the better because of it.

Haute Lineage

Aston Martin has defined timeless elegance and British handcrafted luxury for over a century.