Living with Littles: Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Home

2020-03-14T20:42:08-04:00March 14th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese Local parades, festivals, storytimes and more have all been cancelled. But now, more than ever, our families could use some light-hearted fun! Whether your family hails from the Emerald Isle, or you're just pretending to be a wee bit Irish for the holiday, here are some ways you can celebrate St. Patrick's [...]

The Flavors of St. Patrick’s Day at Home

2020-03-14T12:09:33-04:00March 14th, 2020|

St. Patrick's Day is a popular time to go out for a few drinks and some Irish dishes. While it's always fun to "cheers" the holiday with the Irish folk in your community (even if they're just Irish for the day), health concerns surrounding COVID-19 are keeping most people at home this year. No [...]

2019 Philadelphia Thanksgiving Guide

2019-11-13T14:35:52-05:00November 6th, 2019|

It’s that time of year! The time when family and friends reunite to eat way too much food, watch football, enjoy a parade, and most importantly, celebrate everything they have to be grateful for. And with the help of our 2019 Thanksgiving Guide, you’ll be more than prepared to enjoy all the festivities Philadelphia has [...]

Get the Buzz On the 10th Annual Philadelphia Honey Festival

2019-08-19T22:58:47-04:00August 19th, 2019|

The 10th Annual Philadelphia Honey Festival kicks off Fall Fest Season on September 6-8, at Bartram's Garden, Wyck Historic House and Glen Foerd on the Delaware. These three historic venues partner with the Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild to host one of the first big festivals of the fall. Get outside and bring the family for a celebration filled with [...]

Philadelphia Thanksgiving Guide 2018

2019-08-21T10:48:16-04:00November 8th, 2018|

It’s that time of year! The time when family and friends reunite to eat way too much food, watch football, enjoy a parade, and most importantly, celebrate everything they have to be grateful for. And with the help of our 2018 Thanksgiving Guide, you’ll be more than prepared to enjoy all the festivities Philadelphia has [...]

Kale Salad Using Fresh Local Philly Ingredients

2016-06-09T22:21:11-04:00June 9th, 2016|

There are so many great ways to get fresh, local fruits and veggies in Philadelphia.  From the many farms, CSAs, and farmers markets to even your own backyard garden.  Getting all your veggies in for the day would be very difficult is there wasn't such a thing as a salad.  A great way to get [...]

Do You Think You Have What it Takes to Be the Next Chopped Champion?

2016-04-05T19:05:40-04:00April 5th, 2016|

Most of us are familiar with the feeling that we are hungry even after we've just finished eating, being inspired to make our next dinner into a gourmet meal, or wondering how in the world someone could make an edible meal out of THAT basket. These, my friends, are all the effects of watching the [...]

Your Philadelphia CSA Guide

2016-03-22T11:28:33-04:00March 22nd, 2016|

It’s no surprise to anyone that eating fresh produce from a local garden is a healthier option than getting it from the grocery store. Even First Lady, Michelle Obama, encourages healthy eating with her “Let’s Move!” campaign and the White House garden, which she started when her husband took office. So it’s a no-brainer right? [...]

And the Winner Goes to….4 Winning Oscar Party Recipes

2017-02-18T22:27:53-05:00February 25th, 2016|

The best way to enjoy the Academy Awards is from the couch with a smorgasbord of delicious snacks and drinks at your fingertips. Philly Happening's Oscar's party recipe selections are simple yet classy. Minimal time will be spent in the kitchen, leaving you more time to enjoy the show from the best seat in the [...]

Super Bowl Party Snacks Philly Style

2016-02-02T11:47:42-05:00February 2nd, 2016|

The Eagles may be out of the running but that doesn't mean that we here in the city of brotherly love won't be enjoying the Super Bowl and all the great food and drinks that come with it.  Many people come to Philadelphia and discover all of the interesting and unique, but always delicious flavors [...]