Miami Beach has unveiled a new, multi-channel marketing campaign, “My Miami Beach, Your Escape,” featuring a selection of photos capturing the lure of Miami Beach shot by local photographers. …


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From teachers going the extra mile to enhance distance learning, to doctors and nurses to community members sourcing masks for others, there are countless examples of people across the country going above and beyond to support others without expecting anything in return. …


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Not literally, of course. But what is more anathema to a pretty woman than to have to cover her face. In Walgreens a couple of weeks ago, I saw a girl in a mask who had her eyes all done up and they were beautiful — her eyes. Mascara, eyeliner…


For Valentine’s Day, let’s think about parental love too and why it’s so important. Are you a good parent? Do you love your children the way you should?

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The way our parents love us, raise us and treat us defines our whole lives. I can’t even begin to tell you…


It’s in the books. Another edition of Art Basel in Miami Beach — the 18th edition — closed on Sunday with reports of robust sales to private collections and institutions by galleries across all sectors of the market. Leading private collectors from Europe, the Americas, Asia, Africa, and the Middle…


The Bell Hotel, Palm Springs (courtesy: Taco Bell)

Made to order for Taco Bell fans, The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort is now open in Palm Springs. When plans were announced for the Taco Takeover a few weeks ago, reservations sold out in just two minutes and now fans can finally check-in for a flavor-filled getaway…

Andrea Marie Thompson

Storyteller and entrepreneur. See more of my clever quips and ingenious wordplay here, www.shopdraya.com.

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