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African Violets by Mary Neustein

Growing African Violets: Workshop and Sale with Erna Maxwell

Head to the Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden in Coral Gables on October 22, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. for a Workshop with Erna Maxwell on Growing African Violets. These captivating and colorful plants that our Mothers and Grandmothers loved are always a welcome addition to a windowsill or table top. Learn from this talented African Violet […]

Tour Vizcaya’s Famous Gardens by Moonlight

Tour Vizcaya’s Famous Gardens by Moonlight

A National Historic Landmark, Vizcaya preserves the Miami estate of agricultural industrialist James Deering. The estate’s European-inspired gardens are among the most elaborate in the United States. Reminiscent of gardens created in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Italy and France, the overall landscape design is conceived as a series of rooms. Occasionally, these gardens are made available to […]

Fairchild Celebrates 75 Years of the Ramble Festival

Fairchild Celebrates 75 Years of the Ramble Festival

Fairchild’s most beloved garden tradition is turning 75 this year. Celebrate this Ramble & Fall Garden Festival milestone with classic festival favorites like antiques and books sales, cooking and gardening demonstrations, a tea garden, artists and guilds, and plant sales. This year’s festival is Friday, November 13 – Sunday, November 15 from 9:30 a.m. – […]

Miami Happening TV: Lewis Aqui Landscape + Architectural Design

Miami Happening TV: Lewis Aqui Landscape + Architectural Design

Check out interviews with Miami Happening TV Host Daniella Veras at the 2015 Miami Happening List Red Carpet Bash, held in honor of the 2015 Happening List Winners, Finalists, & Nominees on October 19, 2015 at Concrete Beach Brewery. Check out the photo recap here.

Meet your Miami Movers & Shakers: William Sharples

Meet your Miami Movers & Shakers: William Sharples

Architectural engineer William Sharples is part of the dynamic team behind SHoP, an architectural firm with an unconventional approach to design that has been making waves in the industry since 1996. Projects include Uber headquarters in San Francisco, Barclay’s Arena in Brooklyn, Google’s offices in Mountain View, California, and the Miami Innovation Center. A Principal at the […]

Volunteer Information Days at Fairchild

Volunteer Information Days at Fairchild

Have you ever wanted to beautify a tropical garden, document plant specimens, or guide walking tours surrounded by butterflies? Become a volunteer at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden and you can do just that. Attend the free Volunteer Information Days to learn about exciting opportunities available in programs like visitor services, education, horticulture, and more. Volunteering […]

Waterfront Palace in Hillsboro Beach is the New Most Expensive Home For Sale In The US

Waterfront Palace in Hillsboro Beach is the New Most Expensive Home For Sale In The US

In the market for a new home? This waterfront palace in Hillsboro Beach just went on the market, and at $139 million dollars, it’s the most expensive house for sale in the U.S. right now. The 60,500 square foot mansion, featuring 11 bedrooms, 17 bathrooms and 465 feet of beachfront real estate is appropriately called “Le Palais Royal”. While the […]

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

by Alyson M. Komyanek I’m constantly looking for affordable ways to spice up the rooms in my house. Here are some of the best places to stop for the best decorating bargains: Home Goods Before I became a homeowner, I honestly had never heard of Home Goods. But now? We’re practically best friends. There are so many […]

Happening Homes: 650 West’s Most Amazing South Beach Penthouse Palace in the Sky

Happening Homes: 650 West’s Most Amazing South Beach Penthouse Palace in the Sky

This newly renovated, 2,100 square foot condominium features three bedrooms, a private Den, two full bathrooms and a powder room as well as premium features like 9ft ceilings and three balconies offering breathtaking panoramic views of Miami Beach, Star and Fisher Island, Key Biscayne, the Ocean and Downtown Miami. This extraordinary residence occupies the Southeast […]

Miss Money Funny: Party Hosting for Every Budget

Miss Money Funny: Party Hosting for Every Budget

by: Alyson Komyanek Days are longer and the weather is fabulous. You’d LOVE to host a party and invite your friends and family, but that’s too expensive and you’re better off meeting them at the bar for the night, right? Wrong! With these tips even the less fortunate can throw a bash that won’t soon […]