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 [...]

Philly Happening Women Series Complete List

2018-01-29T09:45:49+00:00January 28th, 2018|

For the past two years, the Philly Happening Women Series has been a reoccurring feature that highlighted inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love. From a real estate developer, to a PR sensation,  to an executive matchmaker, a leader in education,  a fitness entrepreneur,  a mentor, a mogul, and [...]

Tejal Patel, Mindful Mamma and Meditation Coach: Infusing Mindfulness into the Lives of Busy Moms

2018-01-28T13:13:56+00:00January 16th, 2018|

  The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that  highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love!   Tejal Patel strives to teach children and families the practice of meditation.   Tejal Patel’s journey as a mindfulness and meditation coach began in an unlikely way: while [...]

Mindful Mogul: Jen Groover Pushes Personal and Professional Boundaries

2018-01-17T19:55:26+00:00January 16th, 2018|

    The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that  highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love!   Local Entrepreneur on constant quest to find the best version of herself.   Tagged by Success magazine as a “One-Woman Brand” and a leading “Serial Entrepreneur” by [...]

From Pain to Purpose: Local Entrepreneur Leads Empowering Mentoring Groups for ‘Tweens’ and Women

2018-01-08T21:47:26+00:00January 8th, 2018|

  The Philly Happening Women Series is a reoccurring feature that  highlights inspirational female personalities, entrepreneurs, and women making a difference in the City of Brotherly Love!    When Michelle Dunk found her joy, she made it her mission to help others find theirs On the surface, Michelle Dunk had the perfect life. She left her [...]

Local Author Pens ‘The One That Got Away’–A Fantastical Twist on Love, Marriage, and Life’s ‘What ifs’

2017-12-05T10:32:58+00:00December 4th, 2017|

                                                                                  Local author, Leigh Himes   Author Leigh Himes describes her debut novel as a [...]

Philly Happening Wedding Guide

2017-10-30T11:22:01+00:00March 21st, 2017|

The Greater Philadelphia region offer breathtaking backdrops for a picturesque Wedding Day. So it's no surprise that the region has become a premiere wedding destination for both locals and visitors. To help brides and grooms prepare for their big day, we've combed through the region to bring you the best wedding venues, services, and resources. Click through categories [...]

Glittering Role Model: Holly Harrar’s Golden Year as Miss Philadelphia

2017-02-24T14:33:40+00:00February 24th, 2017|

           Holly Harrar, Miss Philadelphia 2016   Holly Harrar has made the most of her year as Miss Philadelphia. From speaking at a world conference to advocating for people with disabilities to visiting  children in hospitals, Harrar has made one appearance a week every week since her crowning last February. "I [...]

Local Authors Pen ‘Pretty Little World’–a Modern Twist on Communal Living in the City of Brotherly Love

2017-02-22T14:04:14+00:00February 18th, 2017|

In Pretty Little World, authors and real-life friends and former Philadelphia neighbors, Elizabeth LaBan and Melissa DePino present a snapshot of three modern families with a sentimental yearning for community. The three families can't imagine life without one another--until one family outgrows their tiny row house. In a bid to stay together, a crazy idea [...]

Single in the City: How to Be Who You Are, Not What He Wants

2017-02-14T21:04:10+00:00February 14th, 2017|

  Single in the City is a reoccurring column on Philly Happening that will appear on Wednesdays. It chronicles a single thirty-something, new to the Philadelphia, searching for friendship, love, and her place in this vibrant city.   Single in the City takes on a bit of a different model this week. Instead of my [...]