Tag: Miami Beach

Need sunshine? My tips and picks for a great trip to South Florida

Royal Palm Way in Palm Beach.
I’ve realized the only way to survive winter in Chicago is to get out of it, even if it’s only for a little while. I’ve been spending time in South Beach for over 40 years. Through all of this city’s changes, it still remains the best spot in the country as an antidote to winter... Read more »

Miami memories for Valentine's Day

Fontainebleau hotel with ongoing Miami Boat show in the background.
Twice a year Chuck went fishing with his friends, on Valentine’s Day and my birthday in May.  If I were a more sensitive type, I would be slightly offended but, the truth of the matter is, he had been taking these trips for years with childhood friends before we even met.  Happily, during his absences,... Read more »