Eye On Business: 2017 August Brandon

Michelle Colesanti, Business Editor

Flow Fitness Boutique Brings Babies And Moms Together For Barre Class

Barre Above™ is a totally unique approach to barre workouts as you’ve seen them. Fusing the best of pilates, stretching, aerobics, and elements of the strengthening exercises dancers do, Barre Above™ delivers a results-driven workout that is not only fun and dynamic, but it will sculpt your body and get you into absolutely amazing shape. And now your little one can join you.

Not only do you get to bond with your baby over exercise, but the added weight provides a dynamic shift to your work out.

Baby Wearing Barre Above™ is every Wednesday at 11:45 a.m.

Flow Fitness Boutique is located at 11331 US Hwy 301 S, Ste 101 in Riverview.

Visit www.flowfitnessboutique.com/class-schedules. For more information, call Michelle at 405-7952 or email kara@flowfitnessboutique.com.

An Eclectic Boutique For Your Wedding Needs – REVE

Visit REVE, which is an eclectic boutique located at 211 S. Moon Ave., directly across the street from Brandon Regional Hospital. REVE offers a unique, elegant collection of quality products at affordable prices.

REVE is owned by Christy Jackson-Collins who notes that you will find many items not only for weddings, but for other events at the boutique, which recently opened. Check out wedding accessories including bridal veils, unity candle sets, cake toppers, blusher veils, bridal beach sandals, bridal bouquets, decorative bra straps, bridal belts, bridal and special occasion jewelry sets, decorative shoulder chains, Quinceanera and prom tiaras,  Quinceanera rings, bridal and special occasion hair jewelry, birthday cake toppers, cake knife sets in English and Spanish, beach wedding flip flops, bridal shawls, bridal totes, ring bearer pillows, boutonnieres, wrist corsages, wedding favors, denim fashion accessories and jeans, featuring denim couture and American Bazi, imported Brazilian and Peruvian jeans, small sizes 0 and 1 available. Jeans in junior sizes 0-15, missy sizes 10–22, denim sandals, denim handbags denim belts, denim jewelry, fashion tops and T-shirts, 18 karat gold plate jewelry sets, hand stamped inspirational jewelry along with the latest fashion trendy jewelry. 

Wedding Packages are available to save Brides-to-Be both time and money starting at just $60. Hours are Tuesday to Thursday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Call 643-6446 or visit www.revevendez.com, or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/reveeclecticboutique.com.

Hawthorne Hosts Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Hawthorne Health & Rehabilitation Center hosts a monthly support group for those diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease and caregivers on the third Thursday of every month.
A variety of speakers will provide information on topics relating to swallowing, balance, walking, speaking, mobility, exercise, self-care, cognition, and memory, all of which can be impacted by Parkinson’s Disease.

The Parkinson’s Disease support group is free of charge and open to those who have been diagnosed with the disease, family members, caregivers and anyone with an interest in learning more about Parkinson’s.

Hawthorne Health & Rehabilitation Center, located at 851 W. Lumsden Rd. in Brandon, is a skilled nursing facility with inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation programs including speech, physical and occupational therapies. Hawthorne also hosts a dementia support group in the assisted living facility, as well as past meetings for those dealing with strokes, diabetes, low vision and other diseases.

For more information or to register, call 661-8998 Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Award Winning Program Offered At The Bridges

The award-wining program, “A Matter of Balance: Managing Concerns About Falls” will be offered at The Bridges Assisted Living Community in partnership with Senior Connection Center, Inc. This free four week program emphasizes practical strategies to manage falls.
Participants will learn to view falls as controllable. They will set goals for increasing activity, make changes to reduce fall risks, and exercise to increase strength and balance. Anyone interested in improving their balance, flexibility and strength or that have restricted activities because of falling concerns are encouraged to attend.

Classes will be held every Wednesday and Friday from September 6–September 29 from 9- 11 a.m. in the Clubhouse at The Bridges. Space is limited. Please call Janet at 413-8900 for more information.

Healthy Bodies Medical and Dental Center Celebrates Grand Opening

Healthy Bodies Medical and Dental Center has recently opened for business. The Greater Riverview Chamber of Commerce (GRCC) members, along with friends, family and staff of Healthy Bodies showed up in July to celebrate with them. This is a new venture for husband and wife team of Dr. Martha Ducatel and Dr. Watson Ducatel.

Dr. Martha Ducatel is a graduate of the University of South Florida and Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine. Her goal is to help you obtain your desired healthy smile while improving your oral health.

Dr. Watson Ducatel also graduated from the University of South Florida and then attended medical school at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. His focus area is a hands-on approach for diagnosing and treating disorders of the internal organs and musculoskeletal system.

Together, they offer premium dentistry and first class medical care under one roof with one goal, “Optimize Your Health”. They craft their care to suit your unique needs.

The office is located at 3415 Brook Crossing Dr. in Brandon. Call 540-5005 to schedule an appointment with either or both of these doctors. Visit www.HealthyBodiesMDC.com.