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Festival of Chefs

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On November - 12 - 2018

Celebrate the 30th Annual Easterseals South Florida Festival of Chefs this Wednesday, November 14th at Jungle Island at 6:30 p.m. featuring food tastings from the top chefs and restaurants in town.

The annual event pays tribute to South Florida’s culinary scene with an evening of featured signature dishes, wine & spirit tastings, silent auction and entertainment, all to benefit the Easterseals South Florida Culinary Arts High School, a vocational training program for students with autism and other disabilities.  At Festival of Chefs, Easterseals culinary students showcase their abilities with a signature dish and hospitality. Food tastings will be accompanied by a variety of wines and spirits.

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Signature Chefs Auction

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On November - 6 - 2018

The Signature Chefs Auction presented by Goya® to benefit the March of Dimes is returning for its 21st star-studded year on Wednesday, November 7.  One of the area’s most popular food & wine fundraisers, the event will feature more than a dozen top local chefs as well as amazing wines, cocktails and auction items. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Paradise Plaza Event Space in the Miami Design District.

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Make A Wish Nightclub is the Place to Be on Saturday Night

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On November - 2 - 2018

The official after-party for the InterContinental® Miami Make-A-Wish Ball, the InterContinental® Miami Make-A-Wish Nightclub presented byE11EVEN MIAMI will be held immediately following the Ball at the InterContinental® Miami on Saturday, November 3. This year’s Nightclub is themed “Sky” and will feature 3-time Grammy Award Winner Wyclef Jean as Celebrity DJ and DJ Affect,along with a runway fashion show presented by Saks Fifth Avenue at Brickell City Centre.

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Habit Burger- a Good Habit Indeed

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On October - 31 - 2018

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On October - 8 - 2018


By: Mary Jo Almeida-Shore

Fans of fine dining rejoice! Award-winning churrascaria, Texas de Brazil celebrates its 20th anniversary by offering its original pricing from way back in 1998. For the next couple of days you can enjoy the elevated dining experience at a bargain price of $28.50 per adult for the regular dinner menu. This includes Texas de Brazil’s full, rodizio-style menu which is available from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. on Monday, October 8 and Tuesday, October 9. Children ages six to 12 dine for $14.25; kids three to five dine for $5 and those under three dine for free. Read the rest of this entry »

An Evening of Art + Fashion with Bacardi

Posted by Mary Jo Almeida-Shore On October - 4 - 2018


Celebrate Bacardi, Dress for Success & Celia Cruz this Saturday, October 6.

Join Bacardi for an evening of art, fashion and cocktails to raise funds for Dress for Success Miami. The event will take place at the American Museum of the Cuban Diaspora, and feature a first look at “Celia Forever,” an insight into the life of Celia Cruz.

VIP guests will also gain access to a fashion show featuring the Rene by RR collection from designer René Ruiz and experience a cognac, whisky and cigar lounge and  a silent auction, which includes an African safari, Rene by RR gift certificates, custom Soles by Sir kicks, complimentary dry cleaning from Dryeco Green Cleaners and much more. Guests must  be 21 years of age or older to attend.  Get tickets at