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FirstWave Financial | What’s Your WealthConfidence?

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What If Your WealthConfidence has less to do with the amount of money you have and more to do with your mindset? There are eight different mindsets that contribute to an improved WealthConfidence?  Is your cup half full or half empty? If…


Homeless High | Helping Brevard’s Young Homeless

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BY STEVEN HICKS The Homeless High Foundation brings the holidays to Brevard County’s homeless high school students with gifts of clothing, shoes, transportation [bikes and skateboards], school supplies and something a little extra to make the gift more personal like…


STAYCATION | The Inn at Cocoa Beach

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By Mallorie Ingram Photography by Tanya Mutton Perfect getaway found within this hidden beachside gem Searching for a relaxing spot to wind down for a weekend away? It’s easier than you might think. Peace, tranquility and an ambiance that sets…


Smells Like Fall | Quick and Easy Comfort Food Recipe

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By: Tanya Mutton  Ingredients 1/2 lb ham steak, chopped into cubes 1 apple, peeled, cored and diced 1 medium sweet potato, peeled and diced into 1/4″ to 1/2″ thick cubes 1/2 medium onion, diced 4 eggs, scrambled coconut oil, for…


A Jewelry Lover’s Paradise | Peter Indorf Designs


By: Meaghan Branham  Walking into jewelry designer Peter Indorf’s Melbourne workshop is like stepping into a jewelry lover’s paradise. Original sketches and photos of finished products adorn the walls, while one-of-a-kind pieces arranged beautifully in a display case sit close…


Brevard’s Heart Walk Event | American Heart Association


As the participants of the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk put shoes to the pavement, they walk with a purpose: raising money to combat the county’s number one and number five killers, heart disease and stroke. According to the American…


Fall Home Trends | Home Decoration Tips for the Season


By: Mallorie Ingram With summer over and cooler months on the horizon, it’s that time of the year again to welcome the sweet aroma of fall. Although cozy fires, fleece blankets, hot cider and the like are classic seasonal delights,…


A Conversation With Michael Carbonaro

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Known for his original hidden camera magic series, “The Carbonaro Effect,” on truTV, Michael Carbonaro has been a performing magician since his youth. He went on to study experimental theater at New York University with aspirations of entertaining audiences through…


What is a School Psychologist and How Can They Help?


When a student is struggling in school, it can have an impact not only on their academic development, but also their social and emotional development. Whether it be due to a behavioral issue, learning disability, or developmental disorder, challenges in…


Going the Extra Mile


Trying to find help in a huge, warehouse-style home improvement store can feel like wandering through no man’s land. Typically, it’s up to you to sort through the many products, and decipher sometimes technical or industry specific language. Just when…


October 2017


In This Issue Julie Osborne | Shares Her Journey With Health First Cancer Institute In Every Issue From the Editor  The Buzz Upfront Octoberfest | Celebrating in Brevard County Business Spotlight | Melbourne BMW What’s Your WealthConfidence | FirstWave Financial…

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Mission Accomplished

In the drama-o-meter of rocket liftoffs, Deltas have scored way up there for more than 50 years. But the last of these most metal of rockets, launched by United Launch Alliance on April 9, ultimately provided as impressive a show as its predecessors — after a not insignificant delay...

Jungle Love

Florida Institute of Technology has a secret. A secret garden, that is. The Joy and Gordon Patterson Botanical Garden has been there to wrap visitors in an oasis of calm, for decades. While it is not far geographically, it feels worlds away from traffic troubles, cell phone intrusion and all...