Issue – February 2014

Evening Glow

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your special someone by enjoying a unique, relaxing and harmony-filled evening of music and love under the stars.

Sweet Dreams

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

Island Oasis

This spectacular home on Pacific Road in Key Biscayne is a one-of-a-kind residence featuring a harmonious melding of the inside and out that’s obvious even before you walk in through the front door.

Key Couples

We scoured Key Biscayne to find couples who 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.


Desire, attraction, seduction: These are the essential ingredients for arousal and acquiring love, but they are also elements as elusive and capricious as a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow.

Big Heart

For Jessica Cerda-Antomarchi, working with American Heart Association throughout the community has been one of the most rewarding experiences of her life — and one that has benefitted countless people suffering from heart-related illnesses around the world.

Rare Meat

This year’s Burger Bash during the SoBe Wine & Food Festival is one of the most coveted events during the fest. Hosted by Rachael Ray, it’s already sold out, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get your buns elsewhere. Stop by these places and take a bite out of The Magic City’s best burgers.

Perfect Timing

True love lasts forever. Give a timeless gift this Valentine’s Day with these watches that will make sure you arrive on time no matter where your date takes you.

Two’s Company

A pair of seats is all you need to turn a mundane drive into a romantic adventure when you have a car that combines breathtaking performance, heart-stopping good looks and a throaty exhaust rumble.

Investment Moves

When it comes to your money, the more well-informed you are, the better. Here, the team at Evensky & Katz offers some sage advice on the topic and on what we might expect in the financial market for years to come.

Eternal Impact

Roses fade and chocolates melt. This Valentine’s Day, why not show your love for that special someone in your life with something that’s truly made to last?

Here Piggy

Roasting a pig whole is so Miami. It should come as no surprise then that the upcoming SoBe Wine & Food Festival has an entire event devoted to it.

Pure Paradise

It’s a superbly luxurious experience right here in our own backyard. Oceana Key Biscayne, which sits on 500 linear feet of white-sand beach, is an ultra-exclusive development that includes only 142 condominiums with 12 luxury villas.

Love Stops

Oh, Paris…how we love thee. And in so many ways. If you haven’t visited in a while, or if you’ve never been, it’s time to book a roundtrip flight to the most romantic place on Earth to remind yourself that love really does make the world go round.

Ticker Time

Did you know you can cut your risk of heart disease by upward of 80% by making simple lifestyle choices? Here are 10 things Dr. Jonathan Fialkow, Medical Director of Clinical Cardiology for Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute and Cardiology Director of the Chest Pain Center at Baptist Hospital recommends you do to help keep your heart going pitter-patter.

Angels & Dreams

After 20 years and what seemed like endless rejections, Anabelle Valenzuela-Alarcon is finally realizing a dream with the publication of her first book The Day An Angel Ran Into My Room.

Green Ambassadors

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Museum Of Science empowers teens to become environmental stewards and impact Miami through service projects and instilling a passion for being green in their local community.

Simply Sensual

Enjoy these tips for creating a romantic DIY couples’ retreat right at home with the added bonus of making your skin glow for days after.

Romance 365

Valentine’s Day comes but once a year, but there’s lots you can do right now to make the romance last all year long.

Bold Bed

Inspired by the charm of Waldorf Astoria, Designer Lorenzo Bellini crafted a strikingly statuesque headboard that captures the elegance of the legendary hotel and surrounds one in supreme luxury.

Love Stories

Like beauty, love is in the eye of the beholder. But exactly what is love? To find out, we’ve decided to go back to the roots of the most powerful emotion of all time and uncover what various types of love mean so you can work toward your own happy ending.

The 411

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

Love Syrup

When it’s time to get naughty, nothing gets you in the mood better than the perfect cocktail created with a melding of tropical flavors sure to get the passion flowing.

Spa Perfect

The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Key Biscayne revealed a $2 million makeover this season, further enhancing the tropical oasis destination spa.

Connoisseur Dreams

The Rotary Club Of Key Biscayne held their 9th Annual Wine & Food Festival at Fairways On The Key, complete with 26 varieties of wine competing against one another for “Best of Show.”

United Goal

A celebration in honor of Dia De La Virgen De Guadalupe via Fundacion Manos Del Sur was held at the Key Biscayne residence of Bernarda Arancedo.

Excellent Gathering

The Key Biscayne Chamber Of Commerce held their annual Awards Of Excellence ceremony and introduced new board members at Crandon Golf Course in Key Biscayne.


Culinary Excellence

Savor the essence of world-class cuisine at Toscana Mare in The Towers at Key Biscayne, an oasis of serenity for those seeking the finest in Italian and Mediterranean dishes.

Catalysts Of Change

When it comes to contributing time, skills, and resources, this year’s Angels Among Us consistently prioritize philanthropic efforts with a mindset of giving. Get acquainted with some of the island’s most generous residents who are leaving a lasting legacy that inspires others to make their own impact on the world.