In the Kitchen with Chef Xavier Torres of Drunken Dragon

This month on A Bite of Miami with Brickellista, I welcomed Chef Xavier Torres from Drunken Dragon on Miami Beach, to make his FAMOUS Crab Fried Rice. Chef Xavier Torres is from Puerto Rico (we are not related, I swear!) and studied at Johnson & Wales University.  He has worked in…
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Best Outdoor Brunch Spots in Miami with a Map

Brunch has become the most stylish meal of the week and in Miami we have the perfect reason to take this meal outside. Miami’s impeccable winter weather takes brunching to another level. In fact, I would consider it a crime to dine indoors when the sun is out! There are…
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Dewy is Goody: 24 Hour Skin Recovery.

Holy Hangover?! Stressful week in the office? Overly indulged on ice cream? Whatever the situation is, you dialed 9-1-1 to the skin ambulance because look like a wreck and you need a quick skin fix. That’s where I come in! My adulation of tequila, coupled with a love of multi-tasking…
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Hey Boys! My First Date Spots & Ideas in Brickell Miami

Long gone are the days of meeting in a dark bar for a first date. I HOPE by now that my male readers are dating to legitimately find someone they can spend more than just one night with. No matter your age, welcome to 2018 where swiping to get laid…
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So You Want To Be A Blogger?

I meet so many people that want to start a blog. And my immediate first question to them is always, “do you like to write?” I’m often met with a bunch of “not at all” or “nope.”  So, erm, well… why do you want to blog? The answers vary: I…
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Best Podcasts to Make 2018 a Successful Year

The only wrinkles I love are wrinkles of the brain! For me learning is important and being knowledgable in various topics makes for a well rounded life. Podcasts are a great way to listen to the news, learn about new genres, and empower goals.  Here are my top 10 Podcasts…
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A New Tradition This Holiday

When habits become patterns they also become tradition. Whether it’s lechon on Noche Buena, or our aunt leaving a giant lipstick stamp on our cheek, tradition comes in many forms during the holidays.  The pattern of the Ego is no different. And a reliance on what’s consistent and easy, can create a tradition to…
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