Nothing lifts our spirits better than retail therapy, and, thanks to Miami's healthy economy these days, there are plenty of boutique openings to keep us in a perennial state of bliss. We like to think of it as an investment in our mental health.
We really must learn Beyonce's trick for sleeping with a full face of makeup, because it would sure come in handy these days. What with a slew of new hotel and restaurant openings -- it's been even more nonstop than usual.
As a teenager, I walked around Bal Harbour, hoping I would grow up to be just like those ladies with all the shopping bags. The Bal Harbour I visited last weekend still possesses all it's fabulousness but with hotter, younger crowds.