A Family Affair with the Miami HEAT Charitable Foundation

Overlooking the bay, a family affair with the Miami HEAT made for another incredible evening with the HEAT Charitable Foundation! Guests arrived at the American Airlines Arena just before sunset. As vehicles were whisked away, guests entered through the newly...

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Around The World in Five Hours

The University of Miami recently celebrated the inauguration of their new president by taking him around the world. Ok – not really, but we WERE able to design an event to make it feel like that. The theme title was “Charting the Course to Our New Century.” As guests...

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Watermelon Radish Slaw with Coriander Cured Pastrami

We all know summer is all about the watermelon – but how many different ways can you really make it different? We’re adding one more preparation to your repertoire in the form of pickled watermelon radish slaw. We sat down with Executive Chef Elgin Woodman to see her...

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Beach Bag Essentials

With the 4th of July holiday approaching, we know many of you will be hitting the beach to celebrate! This week at the office, we’ve been chatting about what’s in our beach bags. Grab a friend, and we’ll tell you what to throw in your bag to make the most out of your...

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Cocktails You Should Be Sipping Poolside This Summer

Round up some friends, snacks and cocktails because it’s time to party!  We’ve got the cocktails you should be sipping poolside this summer! Craft cocktails are here to stay, and have become a must-have for catering creatives (like us!), restaurants and noteworthy...

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Eight Outdoor Party Planning Tips to Make You Look Like A Pro

Start the party right! It's summertime and we're all about the beach, the pool and the parties. The weather is finally nice enough to be outside and you can execute all those cute ideas you’ve been saving on Pinterest!  To help, we’ve put together eight outdoor party...

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Frozen Summer Treats!

We’re rounding up our favorite frozen summer treats!

It’s officially summer in Miami the sun is out, and the pool parties are calling! The heat and the humidity can be daunting – but there are so many ways to keep yourself cool this summer. Around the AJW office, our favorites come in frozen boozy desserts & cocktails. So, keep reading to see our top three picks for poolside and BBQ frozen summer treats!

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Sangria Summer!

Summer has arrived, which means the start of our Sangria Summer program at the Vizcaya Museum & Gardens Cafe & Shop!

A Joy Wallace hosted a private Press Preview of our Sangria Summer program on the North Terrace of Vizcaya Museum & Gardens for a few of Miami’s top writers, bloggers and foodies to showcase our specialty Cafe offerings this summer. Now, we can’t wait to share the experience with you! Sangria Summer is hosted each Saturday & Sunday from mid-May through September. In addition to our cafe menu, you and your guests can enjoy our signature white & red sangria and selection of Spanish tapas inside our cafe or outside on our terrace under the umbrella shades. It’s a great way to relax after strolling through Miami’s famed gardens, and the perfect refreshment for the summer heat.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Inspired Mood Board

#ThinkPink!  Fun and romantic, pink is a popular color for flowers, weddings and of course, baby showers welcoming little girls to the world!  However, in October, pink has a very different and special meaning as ladies (and gents!) come together to support Breast...

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On the Rocks Buffet Station

Our On The Rocks Station was created as a beautiful twist on traditional raw bar stations which tend to be set out on simple platters of ice.  For this station, our Executive Chef and Creative Director joined forces to design a station which supported both hot and...

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