A Philadelphia Tradition: Irish Potatoes

2019-03-14T22:15:45-04:00March 14th, 2019|

By Michelle Reese The cheesesteak, the soft pretzel…and the Irish potato? Yes, Irish potato candies are a Philadelphia tradition going back over 100 years. There aren't any actual potatoes in the Philadelphia version of this confection. Instead, they get their name because they look like miniature potatoes. Typically the candies have a coconut butter cream [...]

Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes Benefit Empowering Local Girls Programs

2019-03-11T21:45:01-04:00March 11th, 2019|

Here's a tasty way to support the next generation of women in the community! Starting this weekend, P’unk Burger will again partner with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania. Choose from four hand-dipped milkshakes featuring your favorite Girl Scout Cookies. Owner Marlo Dilks will be using cookies bought from local Girl Scout troops. In addition, [...]

2019 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Guide

2019-03-07T00:06:12-04:00March 6th, 2019|

Ah March, the month that comes in like a lion and out like a lamb.  This month can be an unpredictable end to winter and start of spring but one thing is for sure, it’s the month in which Philadelphians will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in style!  Whether you are Irish or not, you [...]

The Charge Station Hosts Networking Event on Feb. 27

2019-02-20T22:40:14-04:00February 19th, 2019|

  The Charge Station™ is hosting a networking event like no other at The Positano Coast on February 27 at 6 p.m. (This event was previously scheduled for February 20 but was moved due to inclement weather.) Motivational speaker and international lifestyle Coach, Olga S. Perez. has hosted The Charge Station for the past four [...]

Come Hungry: East Passyunk Restaurant Week Returns February 25

2019-02-15T16:34:53-04:00February 15th, 2019|

East Passyunk's tastiest two weeks of the year return! Twenty-six restaurants along Philadelphia's famed restaurant row will fire up special three-course menus between February 25 and March 8. Have you been wanting to try someplace new? Or maybe you just need an excuse to get together with friends. THIS is what you've been waiting for! [...]

2018-2019 Philadelphia New Year’s Eve Guide

2018-12-13T12:07:52-04:00December 13th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese (Photo Credit: delawareriverwaterfront.com) It's time to ring in yet another year and Philadelphia is one of the best places in the country to do it! Here's a list of Philly spots to enjoy special holiday menus and party the night away on December 31. Reservations tend to go quickly, so [...]

German American Weekend Returns to Christmas Village Dec. 7 – Dec. 9

2018-12-06T17:32:41-04:00December 6th, 2018|

(Photo provided by Aversa PR & Events) Put on your Dirndl and Lederhosen! Philadelphia's Christmas Village will host their crowd favorite, German American Weekend this Friday, December 7 through Sunday, December 9. This popular theme weekend is presented by Bank of America and looks to set a record for the 2018 season. Enjoy [...]

2018 Philly Holiday Guide

2018-12-03T16:38:06-04:00December 2nd, 2018|

We may have already had the first snow of the season, but the city of Philadelphia has plenty of holiday happenings to warm even the chilliest days. Bundle up and use this guide to all that is jolly to plan a holiday season that will dazzle and delight. Whether you favor the history that the [...]

Shop Small Business Saturday in Philly on November 24

2018-12-03T16:23:08-04:00November 18th, 2018|

Hundreds of small businesses around Philadelphia will celebrate Small Business Saturday on November 24. From discounts, to events, to freebies, to snacks and sips, here are just some of the businesses celebrating on Saturday. Seek out your favorite local business, or discover a new hidden treasure. OLD CITY AND SOCIETY HILL Art in the Age [...]

Skip the Malls – The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market Returns Nov. 17

2018-11-13T11:27:50-04:00November 13th, 2018|

By Michelle Reese Skip the malls and big box stores, and get ready to shop local this holiday season. The Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market will return for its 4th year in Dilworth Park. And this year, there will be more vendors than ever before! Philadelphia's premiere local-focused holiday market returns November 17th through [...]