Curating Creativity

February—it’s the shortest month of the year, but there is definitely no shortage of exciting things happening here in Venice. When thinking of ideas for our Arts + Makers issue, we were inspired by the talented local creatives who beautify our community with their inspiration and work. Whether it’s local theater performances, the Venice arts … Continued

Five, Four, Three, Two, One!

Five, Four, Three, Two, One! It’s that time of year! The weather is perfect, the beaches lovely, the restaurants, stores and downtown all busy and full. As we begin 2020, here at Venice Lifestyle we’re striving to provide you with even more stories and features about all the great people, businesses and organizations that make … Continued

Believe in the Magic of the Holidays!

Thank you, Venice, for believing in us at Venice Lifestyle! As the saying goes, time flies when you’re having fun. And time has sure flown by this year. We can’t believe we’ve put together the 12th issue of Venice Lifestyle! This is a huge milestone for us as we have completed our first full year of publication, … Continued

Thankful for Venice

November is finally here, and we’re eagerly awaiting Thanksgiving, the holiday season and the time we will spend with our loved ones. The winding down of the year always brings about a time of reflection—remembering everything we’ve done or accomplished in 2019; looking back on turkey time stories, mornings watching the Thanksgiving Day parade or afternoons … Continued

Food, glorious food!

Are you hungry, Venice? We’re sure you will be when you read—or should we say devour—this issue, the most drool-worthy one of the year: the Foodie issue! We spent the last few months scouring our town in search of the most delicious bites Venice has to offer. We certainly found more than enough material to fill … Continued

Fall Fashion

In the magazine world, the September issue is the first look at this season’s fashion trends. So it is with much excitement that Venice Lifestyle presents our fashion issue—Venice-style! For this issue’s fashion photo shoot, we went to Norhala Houck’s and James Hass’s sister shops, Sunbug and Twist Boutique in Venice’s Historic Downtown to showcase their hottest … Continued

Kids + Pets: What’s Not to Love?

August is a turning point in the calendar year. The school bells will be ringing soon, and not long after, the first snowbirds will start coming back home. While the lazy days of strolling the quieter beaches and emptier parks may be drawing to a close, August also brings a great sense of anticipation of our vibrant … Continued

Sweet Summertime

Summertime is a magical season. The kids are out of school, the sunshine seems never-ending and there’s no shortage of adventures that await. For many, summer evokes fond memories of childhood—sleepaway camp, family vacations and swimming until your fingers shriveled like prunes. We also celebrate our nation’s independence, host parties for our friends and family … Continued

June is for Gents

June is a month of so many celebrations. Long, sunny days are busy with graduation parties, backyard cookouts, baseball games, camping trips, bike rides, fishing excursions and so much more. One of the highlights of this wonderful month is Father’s Day, a time to appreciate the men in our lives.  In this issue of Venice … Continued

To the Women Who Are Making a Difference

Every year when May makes its welcomed return to our calendars, we can’t help but sing the line from The Temptations’ “My Girl” that goes, “When it’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May.” And those words couldn’t ring truer to me as I was born in Detroit in the month of May. This month brings with … Continued