Social Good in the Hood – PhilanthroFest 2013

What is Philanthrofest? 

New Philanthrofest Flyer A volunteer-based organization that connects people, passion and philanthropy in South Florida. PhilanthroFest is also an annual, large-scale festival showcasing and celebrating South Florida philanthropic organizations, community resources and cultural arts.  Free and open to the public, we connect potential volunteers and donors to not-for-profit organizations and create an environment that promotes civic engagement and deepens community connections.

Now in its second year,  PhilanthroFest 2013  will take place on Saturday, April 6th and be located at Miami Dade College‘s Wolfson Campus in downtown Miami. It provides an incredible opportunity to connect Continue reading

The Big Shift: Going From Where You Are To Where You Want To Be

gallery_pic_jgThis year, I have decided to make this my best year. To stop letting fear run the show and get out of my own way. This why I am so excited to attend, The Big Shift. This weekend I am kick starting myself inside and out.

You have all been hearing the buzz about Jennifer Grace, the Transformation Coach and Hay House author.  This weekend at the The Center of Grace she’s gathered an amazing team of wisdom professors to present The Big Shift, a well-rounded crash course designed to take you to the next level. Continue reading

5 Reasons to Check Out Moscow Disko Wednesdays at The Dome

I don’t usually post about every party happening in Miami. I’d never get any rest, however, this really caught my interest for several reasons.

1. The Dome Restaurant, Bar & Lounge, an environmentally conscious, farm-to-table eatery and caviar bar on Miracle Mile. The Dome is the first LEED® Silver certified restaurant in Coral Gables (only the 2nd in South Florida and the first independently owned). Continue reading

A Shiksa’s Yom Kippur

Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement begins this evening. Though I am not a religious person, I am deeply spiritual and found a special connection to this day.

“This is a day when we connect with the very essence of our being, which remains faithful to G‑d regardless of our outward behavior.”

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Public Declaration of Love: ¡Suénalo!

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Flyer for Suenalo @ The Stage Aug 12 2011My dearest lovers,

Those of you who know me, know how completely obsessed I am with ¡Suénalo!EVERY show I have EVER been to with them, I spend the ENTIRE night dancing. I leave every show feeling awesome, refreshed and completely LOVING LIFE!

This video is a mash up of some of their tracks, so it’s a great way for you to get to know them if for some *godforsaken* reason you haven’t already. Continue reading