Skilled hands at The Oasis Massage And Spa work to make bodies feel peaceful on the inside and polished on the outside. With expertise in five massage modalities, therapists summon techniques ranging from soothing Swedish strokes to foot reflexology to boost circulation or align energy pathways. Body scrubs, wraps, and baths focus on exteriors with fragrant solutions designed to ward off under-bed monsters by making bodies feel indistinguishable from their satin sheets.
Contractors often specialize in one or two services, leaving homeowners to flip-flop between companies to complete larger projects. Integrity Pro alleviates this burden by offering several divisions—housekeeping, construction, property preservation, and taffy pulling to name a few. Clients can solicit insured techs for simple landscaping, or call on them to perform more complicated services such as roofing repair or carpet installation.
Water Mill Flowers' blossom wizards conjure exquisite arrangements and bewitching bouquets for all occasions. The Wondrous Nature bouquet calms fears of the wild with a mix of traditional florals, blue iris, and stargazer lilies ($44.99+). Greet the season with the Florist Select arrangement, foliage fanfare of current blooms and greens ($34.99+). Water Mill Flowers’ designers also express sentiments sans blossoms, such as the ribbon-festooned congratulations balloon bouquet ($44.99), ideal for celebrating a coworker's successful escape from prison. The value of this Groupon cannot be applied toward optional shipping, which costs a flat $12.99.
Inspiration University's Total Women's Convention brings area businesswomen together for a day full of activities, workshops, and classes helmed by speakers that expound on upward of 20 work-related topics, from network marketing to stress management. Participants can peruse the day’s class offerings at registration, such as Laura Berger’s Leadership Skills for All Women and Bonnie Chao’s Hiring the Best Employees. Between sessions, pupils can partake in a variety of interactive activities, including a Make Up Makeovers session, in which unkempt lipstick tubes get new haircuts or a headshot sitting that forges office-worthy portraits.
On Saturday, December 11, the 39th Annual Winterfest Boat Parade will delight an estimated one million guests with a nighttime march of brilliantly decorated boats, kicking off Fort Lauderdale’s Centennial celebration in the process. Today’s deal gets you an adult ticket for entry to the Grandstand viewing area, which opens at 3:30 p.m. and includes access to interactive, family-friendly games, live entertainment, arts and crafts, and refreshments. The boat parade begins its 12-mile water crawl downtown at 6:30 p.m., and by 7:30 p.m. appears at the Grandstand viewing area to astound the audience with a slow-motion stampede of brightly lit floaters, including The Clydey Foundation’s Centennial Cirque Showboat, the Sky Limo Airplane Barge, and the Baptist Health Santa Showboat, which illuminates the night with 1,500 LED lights to guide St. Nick back to his beachfront winter home.
Jazzercise is 60 minutes of cardio, strength training, and stretching that incorporates moves from hip-hop, yoga, Pilates, jazz dance, kickboxing, and resistance training with handheld weights. Just as varied as the workouts are the class formats themselves. There are special Jazzercises geared to sculpt your bod, cut your workout time in half, or literally make you slightly better at saxophone playing. There's even a junior Jazzercise and Jazzercise team dance at some locations, which let you work out with your kids and teenagers. As for the ittie-ditties, childcare is available during select times at many locations.