Former actress Elizabeth Gorcey, from such ’80s movies as Teen Wolf and Footloose, is known more as a children’s author these days. She is following up her first book, Liv on Life — about her 8-year-old daughter’s refreshingly honest musings — with Green is Good, about Liv’s first visit to a farm, where she discovers how to put down the Twinkies and eat well. Yes, there are plenty of pictures.
Sagging in your cubicle? Get a quick pick-me-up that doesn’t involve caffeine with the Algo Mist Hydrating Seaweed Facial Spray by 35-year-old skincare company Repechage — created by spa industry icon Lydia Sarfati and favored by Katherine Heigl. Ingredients like Vitamin C, organic orange water and gingko biloba help along the hydrating process and cool you off, stat. Bonus: A spritz in the morning helps lock in makeup. Spa e Miami; www.repechage.com
You’d be hard pressed to find someone who doesn’t like receiving flowers. Amp up the experience by ordering a bouquet from Olyve, formerly known as Kalla, owned by local couple Hani Yassin and Addie Flynn. Each designer-curated arrangement, in a chic, reusable vase, is more like a piece of art. If you see the signature light blue box outside your door, know that you’ve scored. olyve.com; 844-356-5983.