February 2018 The Scoop

HAPPY NEW YEAR! A New Year – A New Dream! With the start of a brand-new year, we have the privilege of considering new beginnings and the fresh, unique opportunities awaiting us in 2018!! Sometimes doing something new and different means taking a bit of a risk into unknown territory.
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Spa Juice – February 2018

Jamie Bowden, Spa Director, Relâche Spa at The Gaylord Hotel, Orlando Well done to our friend  and spa colleague on his very recent promotion as the new Spa Director for Relâche Spa at the Gaylord Hotel.  Previous to this new role, Jamie has been Assistant Spa Director at The Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes for the […]
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A Note from Llana – February 2018

A Note from Ilana February is the shortest month of the year, but it’s PACKED with holidays, events, and anniversaries! February is Heart Health Month, Black History Month, Valentine’s Day, Presidents Day ….. and, this year we get to see the world’s top winter athletes compete in the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. February […]
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Spa Director Spotlight – February 2018

Paul Nunez, Director of Spa and Fitness, JW Marriott Marco Island SPA Advisory Council Marriott International,   After over 25 years of dedication to the field of Spa and Wellness, Paul has learned one important concept,  that people want to feel better. It does not matter if it is physical, mental or spiritual, they just […]
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Vendor Highlight – February 2018

The Beauty of Technology With nearly 20 years experience, patented technology, certifications, and FDA clearances, LightStim is the global leader in LED light therapy for both professional and consumer markets. Proudly designed and manufactured in the US, LightStim is used and recommended by dermatologists, plastic surgeons, integrative health care physicians, athletes, and skin care professionals […]
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Wellness Feature – February 2018

Half Of The Population Is Deficient In This Ancient Hormone. Are You? What vitamin deficiency affects over half the population, rarely goes diagnosed, and has been linked to many cancers, high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, depression, fibromyalgia, chronic muscle pain, bone loss, and autoimmune diseases like multiple sclerosis? If you answered vitamin D, you’re […]
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FSA Foodies – February 2018

Forget Tofu: This Is The Best Vegan Scramble You Can Make Cauliflower Scramble Serves 4 Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 small white or yellow onion, diced 1 red bell pepper, diced 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 small head cauliflower, chopped into small florets and pieces ⅓ cup (80 ml) water or low-sodium vegetable broth […]
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January 2018 The Scoop

HAPPY NEW YEAR! A New Year – A New Dream! With the start of a brand-new year, we have the privilege of considering new beginnings and the fresh, unique opportunities awaiting us in 2018!! Sometimes doing something new and different means taking a bit of a risk into unknown territory.
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A Note from Llana – January 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR!  A New Year…A New Dream! With the start of a brand-new year, we have the privilege of considering new beginnings and the fresh, unique opportunities awaiting us in 2018!! Sometimes doing something new and different means taking a bit of a risk into unknown territory.  But this can be quite worrisome due […]
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Kris Hiskey, Spa Director, The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota

We are excited to welcome Kris Hiskey as our first featured Spa Director for 2018! A professional leader at every level, Kris launched her career as a Licensed Massage Therapist in 1994, prior to becoming a Spa Director.   She worked mostly for chiropractors as well as being self-employed with her own practice. In December of […]
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