Issue – February 2020

Season of Sizzle

From the Miami International Boat Show and Miami Yacht Show to the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, Coconut Grove Arts Festival and the highly anticipated Super Bowl LIV 2020, February in Miami offers up something for every taste — and the entire family!

Balanced Life

Pilates is for everyone and anyone…regardless of age, gender or physical limitations. At The Pilates & Wellness Center by Bernadette, students of every level develop proper alignment and posture as well as core strength and flexibility. Bernadette Ceravolo and her talented team strongly believe that Pilates has the power to change your mind, body and life.

Vitamin Sea

We’re making it to Miami’s favorite week, when all that is nautical comes to life in great style with chic and effortless looks perfect for a beautiful day at sea.

177 Ocean LanE Drive #800

Island living doesn’t get better than this beachfront corner unit at Commodore East in Key Biscayne, complete with breathtaking views day and night and a rare wraparound balcony perfect for entertaining, relaxing and taking in the good life.

Yacht Flaunt

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.

Helping Hands

Fundación Manos Del Sur commemorated its 20th Anniversary in conjunction with La Virgen De Guadalupe annual celebration at a special event hosted by Silvia Pesci.

Island Leaders

The Key Biscayne Chamber of Commerce held their annual installation dinner at Boater’s Grill.

Young Activists

What does it take to be a philanthropist? It’s more than just giving money to charity, it’s a fervent desire to improve the lives of others. Ozzy & Lola Powel have felt that need since the ages of five and three.

Nice Vice

Picking the right Valentine’s Day present for the man in your life can be a seriously daunting task. Particularly for the guy who has everything. David Linley offers The Vice Box.

Vuitton Workout

Dumbells are supposed to have heft. But normally it’s their physical weight, not the pricetag that’s heavy. These diving pieces of workout equipment from Louis Vuitton are worth every penny.

Adventure Time

While it’s clear watches continue to become more intelligent, the MARQ Adventurer from Garmin takes the concept of a Smartwatch to an entirely new level.

Ride The Tides

Other than some eye-popping new colors and styling options, Yamaha is leaving much of its highly personal successful line-up alone for 2020, allowing them to focus on sport-improving accessories. The results are nothing short of awesome.

Dog House

Move over, nanny cams. Forget the Nest doorbell. Or Ring. Or Flock. The latest must-have home video monitoring device is the Furbo Dog Camera. Woof!

American Made

Why buy an American Bulldog puppy when you can save a life? This athletic, determined, loyal and highly devoted breed yields excellent lifelong friends.

Surreal Vision

Lori Ofir observes the world both objectively and emotionally to create vibrant compositions that place realistically painted objects in abstract and atmospheric environments, dancing along the line between real and imaginative.

Being Marilyn

Every woman is a goddess. The dramatically sleek Marilyn Monroe pen from Montblanc is a tribute to the ultimate femininity of the silver screen and each of us who writes with it.

Valentine Nirvana

Mouawad designers drew inspiration from the inextinguishable flame of the sun to create the aptly named Le Soleil. This breathtaking suite of yellow and white diamonds is estimated at a heart-stopping $42 million.

Sneaker Snobbery

Sneakerheads, rejoice. Fun, comfy and funky footwear has seamlessly integrated itself into every aspect of fashion over the past few years — and into the future.

Natural Luxury

Linen style leader 120% Lino has partnered with fashion-forward designer Chicco Barina to create a limited capsule collection that transforms the brand’s “Natural Luxury” soul into sustainable and versatile outfits dedicated to the contemporary traveler.

Driven By The Heart

One-of-a-kind collectible automobiles are rarely seen except by their ultra-wealthy owners. Underprivileged kids are a far too common sight. Once each year, however, the two groups come together in an event that gladdens the heart and stirs the spirit.

Delicious Fundraiser

A fresh take on Sunday Brunch, VeritageMiami’s Farm To Fork Brunch with celebrity Chef Michael Schwartz is a celebration of farm-to-table sustainability, paired with exciting wines and a lively auction. It’s an exciting new twist for 2020.

Residential Dream

German Coto is obsessed with design. His ethos is “love for beauty and passion for excellence.” He applies this to all aspects of his life, especially the Aston Martin Residences.

Sail Away

Island-hop in grand style, opt for a luxurious weeklong charter or simply take one to get between islands the scenic way. Private charters are a delightful way to explore the wonders and attractions of the British Virgin Islands.

Adventure Awaits

As much as my wife and I enjoy traveling, there’s always one month each year when we decide to stay put.


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.