Archive for 'February 3rd, 2012'

Shopping: Furniture finds

Shopping: Furniture finds

WHERE DO DESIGNERS BUY SOME OF THE FABULOUS FINDS THEY USE IN THEIR HOMES? BY CHARLYNE VARKONYI SCHAUB Saddle up  Marianne Pilotaz used a pair of these Jockey chairs ($4,000 each), designed by François Azambourg, in [...]

Wine and Spirits: Cognac

Wine and Spirits: Cognac

The Cellar Master stands on the eighth floor of the Soho Beach House looking out at the Atlantic Ocean. Having admired the view, Pierrette Trichet turns to the table and a sight almost as inspiring: a [...]

Yoga and Pain Relief

Yoga and Pain Relief

YOGA REALLY CAN HELP LOW BACK PAIN AT ANY AGE, ACCORDING TO TWO NEW STUDIES BY NANCY McVICAR If you are among the millions of Americans who suffer from low back pain, you may think that [...]

Cooking with Ingrid Hoffmann

Cooking with Ingrid Hoffmann

(Editor’s note: Ingrid Hoffmann’s new book Latin d’Lite: Delicious Recipes with a Healthy Twist, was released this week, on April 2. We last profiled the hometown cooking diva last February, just as she was expanding her [...]

Tastemakers’ Favorite Things

Tastemakers’ Favorite Things

Tastemakers Three South Florida Tastemakers, whose creative contributions have influenced South Florida style, share some of the tastes that have influenced them. BY ELYSE RANART, FASHION DIRECTOR   RICK HOWARD Rick Howard, president of Sklar Furnishings in Boca [...]

Charitable Works

Charitable Works

The story behind Allied Kitchen & Bath’s charitable work When Bill Feinberg’s father, Nate, died from leukemia in 2003, he had an epiphany. “My parents were great,” said Feinberg, who owns Allied Kitchen & Bath in [...]

A Taste We’ll Never Forget

A Taste We’ll Never Forget

I could graduate from the Culinary Institute of America. Throw down with Flay and Ray this month at the South Beach Wine & Food Festival. Cook state dinners at The White House, the Élysée Palace, the [...]

Tastemaking Chefs, Restaurateurs

Tastemaking Chefs, Restaurateurs

Influenced by sophisticated palates from around the world, South Florida enjoys an intriguing culinary heritage. Meet the culinary Tastemakers whose philosophies have helped to make this region a veritable melting pot when it comes to dining [...]

Land Rover Evoque Test Drive

Land Rover Evoque Test Drive

 The new Range Rover Evoque pushes all the right buttons Three shiny new Range Rover Evoques sat parked on the grass of the Kampong botanical garden in Coconut Grove. It was like a car commercial come [...]

Dog Rescue: A Movie Waiting to be Made?

Dog Rescue: A Movie Waiting to be Made?

  Philanthropist extends his reach to Afghanistan dogs and military friends Charlie is one lucky dog. Born under a building on a U.S. military base in Afghanistan, he is now enjoying regular belly rubs, chasing cows [...]