Issue – February 2012

Community matters

Mike Aixala & Brigitte Nachtigall hosted a fundraiser for State Attorney Kathy Fernandez Rundle at their home on Harbor Drive. Friends and family gathered to meet the State Attorney and to learn about all the things that her office does to help and keep our community safe.

VERY MERRY

The St. Agnes Christmas Bazaar ushered in another successful year with a bevy of activities and offers available for guests looking to fulfill the season’s wishlists.

HAPPY NEW YEAR!

The Yacht Key Biscayne Yacht Club hosted another amazing New Year’s Eve party with guests ringing in 2012 in style

Stellar Countdown

The Wolfingtons hosted an unforgettable New Year’s Eve party complete with world-renowned DJs, sips, bites and Chinese wishing lanterns which were released into the sky at midnight.

ARTISTIC ADVENTURE

The Enrichment & Therapy Center and Dante Alighieri invited guests to partake in a Venice-themed cultural evening featuring speakers, artists and jaw-dropping multi-media presentations.

GLIMMER OF HOPE

Diamonds on the Key held a fundraiser hosted by Cristina Termine at her Key Biscayne residence for Pan y Amor, a foundation in Nicaragua that helps kids in need get a better education so they can set and achieve life goals.

CREATIVE ENDEAVOR

A spectacular art exhibition recently took place during the Miami SOLO show inside RED DOT Miami. Hosted by Malena Assing and friends.

In the bag

Designer handbag makers IsmachSeven recently held a fabulous grand opening celebration at The Galleria Shopping Center.

Lusty Pisco Sour

This Chilean and Peruvian classic is brought to the next level with the addition of Drambuie. Its beautiful red color and slightly sweet flavor makes it perfect for this time of year when love is in the air.

The 411

Spotlighting news, launches, announcements, happenings, products & places in and around South Florida.

Liquid Luxe

Better, faster, and more lavish. From compact personal watercraft to yachts over 100 feet, getting on the water should be an unforgettable experience. The following nautical vessels represent the efforts of leading creative minds hard at work to help us get the most out of our ventures at sea.

Key Players

Meet the people who are shaping the future of the communities they live in while inspiring everyone they meet along the way. Though their stories are all different and their backgrounds, histories, hopes and dreams vary, the one thing each has in common is a passion for what they do and their ability to see past themselves for the benefit of others. In the following pages, you’ll meet this issue’s Key Players and get a brief glimpse into their lives. If you happen to run into one of them during your daily routine, take a moment to salute them. They’ve earned it.

Key Couples

We scoured Key Biscayne to find couples that take the power of two to a whole new level. Their total devotion to one another is both inspirational and beautiful, and their responses to our questions will make you laugh, cry and fall in love all over again.

Home With Heart

This wonderful, canal-front home is located on Mariner Drive, one of Key Biscayne’s quietest streets. It’s also located on a cul-de-sac and within sight of Pines Canal, leading almost directly to Biscayne Bay!

FROM FIZZLE TO SIZZLE

If your relationship is getting a little stale, don’t fret. We’ve gathered some useful (and oft steamy) expert advice to make sure the passion flames keep burning strong through Valentine’s Day and beyond.

Modern Mission

Key Biscayne mom Winnie Pritchett is making soldiers very happy this season with a slew of new iPads to help them stay in touch with loved ones and entertain themselves during their free time.

Unique Space

Come on…admit it…ever since you were a kid, you’ve wanted a secret fort. What would be a cooler one than the Mirrorcube?

Be Prepared

You never know when the zombie apocalypse is going to strike. Make sure you’re one of the lucky ones with this Limited Edition Apocalypse Kit from Gerber Gear.

FROM: ME, TO: YOU!

Although February is the year’s shortest month, it’s also the one with the biggest heart. Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day, or prefer to spread sweet surprises to your loved ones throughout the year, one thing’s certain: Showing you care doesn’t really take that much.

Happy New Year!

The Yacht Key Biscayne Yacht Club hosted another amazing New Year’s Eve party with guests ringing in 2012 in style

Stellar Countdown

The Wolfingtons hosted an unforgettable New Year’s Eve party complete with world-renowned DJs, sips, bites and Chinese wishing lanterns which were released into the sky at midnight.

Artistic Adventure

The Enrichment & Therapy Center and Dante Alighieri invited guests to partake in a Venice-themed cultural evening featuring speakers, artists and jaw-dropping multi-media presentations.

Glimmer Of Hope

Diamonds on the Key held a fundraiser hosted by Cristina Termine at her Key Biscayne residence for Pan y Amor, a foundation in Nicaragua that helps kids in need get a better education so they can set and achieve life goals.

Creative Endeavor

A spectacular art exhibition recently took place during the Miami SOLO show inside RED DOT Miami. Hosted by Malena Assing and friends.

In The Bag

Designer handbag makers IsmachSeven recently held a fabulous grand opening celebration at The Galleria Shopping Center.

Community Matters

Mike Aixala & Brigitte Nachtigall hosted a fundraiser for State Attorney Kathy Fernandez Rundle at their home on Harbor Drive. Friends and family gathered to meet the State Attorney and to learn about all the things that her office does to help and keep our community safe.

Very Merry

The St. Agnes Christmas Bazaar ushered in another successful year with a bevy of activities and offers available for guests looking to fulfill the season’s wishlists.

Popular

Red, White & Blue

EWM participated in the always-festive Key Biscayne 4th Of July Parade by driving in patriotic golf cars and handing out complimentary mini soccer balls to the patriotic crowd.

Secret Dine

Key Biscayners in-the-know welcomed Secreto Gourmet to the island, ushering in a new standard of fresh meals made from scratch using only natural ingredients. The farm-to-table gourmet eatery offers an cozy dine-in terrace as well as take-out options