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Seven Books I love – a Facebook Challenge I Actually Accepted

 Let’s get one thing straight, I loathe Facebook chain messaging. Moreover, I adamantly dismiss any notion that great fortune or imminent harm shall be cast in my...
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‘Mainstream’ things that are Ukraine (or Ukraine like) as Washington burns

With Ukraine in the news this week, we thought we would take our mainstreaming WAY outta the Keys by examining some European and European-inspired goodies. BUY | Bedding This...
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Getting’ off the rock? Pick up some ‘in-flight entertainment’

What is it about airports and planes that creates such mystery and intrigue? Check out three bestselling thrillers that will have you ready for takeoff. Layover By David Bell Joshua...
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Coolest in Keys Footwear

WEAR | WATERSHOES Sea Star has come up with some brilliant water shoes that actually look nice. The espadrille-style shoe features a water-friendly top (neoprene) and rubber soles...
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What to listen, watch and buy this holiday weekend

WATCH | STRANGER THINGS The gate is NOT closed to the UpsideDown. And it will take all of the characters, steeped in a scary and gory and inventive...
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Mainstreaming: Father’s Day edition

At around age 12 or so I discovered the coolest Brut gift set at the local pharmacy and instantly knew my dad would love the after shave,...
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Mainstreaming: What to READ, WATCH and SHOP

BUY | “Stock Island Nikes” Both West Marine and Dick’s Sporting Goods sell these low-slung boots built for sport and recreational fishermen. The soles feature non-slip grip, and...
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Watch – Read – Listen: Our Weekly Entertainment Picks

WATCH | Fyre and/or Fyre Fraud That’s right: Netflix and Hulu went head to head on documentary coverage of the infamous festival that was not to be. While...
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Mainstreaming: Our Picks to — Watch | Listen | Shop | Read

LISTEN | Backstreet Boys Um, they are on tour. On Feb. 1, the Backstreet Boys — Howie, A.J., Brian, Kevin and Nick — dropped their newest album, “DNA.”...
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Mainstreaming: Watch | Shop | Listen | Read

WATCH | MOMENTUM There’s a new surfing documentary, worth watching twice, on HBO, called “Momentum Generation.” It’s directed by the Zimbalist brothers (“Favela Rising”) and focuses on a...