Unique Eats and Eateries of Philadelphia: Local Author to Appear at Book Talks & Tastings

2018-10-17T11:41:15+00:00October 17th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Love learning about Philadelphia’s food scene and the unique stories behind the restaurants? Love books by local authors? You’ll want to attend these two book events with Irene Levy Baker, author of Unique Eats & Eateries of Philadelphia. Both events will include savory samples from Philadelphia restaurants and stories from Baker’s newly published [...]

Center City Restaurant Week Offers Discounted 3-Course Menus

2018-09-26T11:53:07+00:00September 26th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Chef Marcie Turney's Nashville hot buns are a favorite first-course option on both the lunch and dinner menu at Bud & Marilyn's. (Photo by Michelle Reese) Restaurant Week is in full swing in Center City featuring special discounted three-course dinner menus at some of the area’s best restaurants for only [...]

CiderFest at the Historic Houses of Fairmount Park

2018-08-02T20:32:11+00:00August 25th, 2018|

Woodford thinking about this Fall's CiderFest Spend a sparkling autumn afternoon on the grounds of six historic houses in Fairmount Park sipping on cider samples from some of the best cideries Pennsylvania has to offer. Enjoy live music, pay as you go food trucks, food samples, cool art, and activities to complement your [...]

Pizza is about to Rain on Philly

2018-07-06T15:54:23+00:00July 6th, 2018|

Philadelphia will soon be testing the limits of cheesy-pepperoni goodness as they serve up eight acres of pizza at the Pizzadelphia Fest. This fest, the first of its kinds, is scheduled for July 14. It will bring together some of the city’s top pizza chefs, DJs and culinary entertainers. The main event will be all [...]

Free Events Announced All Over Philadelphia Leading to 4th Celebration

2018-06-19T13:50:14+00:00June 22nd, 2018|

Fireworks at the Art Museum Welcome America, Inc. and the James F. Kenney, Mayor of the City of Philadelphia, announced 50 free events that will comprise the 2018 Wawa Welcome America seven-day festival taking place Thursday, June 28 through Wednesday, July 4. The Wawa Welcome America festival celebrates American history, education and Philadelphia. [...]

Six Reasons to Love Summer in The City

2018-06-01T10:57:42+00:00June 2nd, 2018|

It's summertime and the livin' is easy. We love Philadelphia all year round, but there is something special about summer in the city: pop-up beer gardens, special events, and unforgettable summer sunsets. Read on to see six reasons we love summers in Philadelphia. 1.) Pop-up Beer Gardens: Every week from April through September 30th Parks [...]

Living with Littles: A Bit of Royal Tea

2018-05-15T20:38:40+00:00May 16th, 2018|

We cordially invite you to put your pinkies up and to join us for afternoon tea. My daughter and I have been swooning over Kate Middleton’s style and drooling over baby Charlotte's nursery pictures and now we have a new wedding to celebrate. In case you didn't know this weekend is the big [...]

East Passyunk Restaurant Week

2018-02-28T16:47:23+00:00February 28th, 2018|

One of Philadelphia’s most anticipated restaurant weeks makes it return! It's a feast for your stomach! East Passyunk Restaurant Week is a twelve-day dining extravaganza, and it's underway NOW.  With a variety of cuisines and dining styles from Filipino to French and everything, experience a world class meal for world class deal.  Twenty-six restaurants will step up to [...]

Delaware River Towns Restaurant Week 2018

2018-02-22T16:40:25+00:00February 22nd, 2018|

Celebrate the first buds of spring by treating yourself to a trip out of the city. The Delaware River Towns Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau is hosting Restaurant Week from Sunday, March 18th – Thursday, March 22nd, 2018. The Delaware River Towns are a group of artistic, scenic towns situated along the Delaware River throughout [...]

10 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

2017-11-21T18:10:58+00:00November 21st, 2017|

  During the holiday season, hot chocolate is best served in a variety of delectable ways to warm the soul--preferably with Bourbon Cream, Fireball, or Peppermint Schnapps. You can experiment at home with your own fabulous spiked hot chocolate delights. Here are some quick and easy ideas for jazzing up your next cup of hot chocolate: [...]