Happening List 2018 is Winding Down

2018-02-26T10:42:19+00:00 February 26th, 2018|

The Happening List®, our signature competition, has been white-hot with voting this year.  Voting kicked off back in mid January, and on February 28th at midnight, voting will close.  It's been a great year for the Happening List, with 4,367 nominees across 276 categories. If you haven't voted yet, there is still time!  Head over to [...]

Philadelphia is Getting a Facelift at the Home and Garden Show

2018-02-22T16:41:00+00:00 February 18th, 2018|

Philadelphia is a city filled with history, culture, and people with an unbreakable spirit. For years, however, the grid system that holds our many row homes and condominiums has been less than savory. All of that is changing in recent history and we sat down with Philly native and host of DIY Network's Philly Street Flipping, Rachel [...]

Making it Happening Charity Spotlight: Angel Flight East

2017-12-13T12:20:09+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

By Betsy Natter Imagine having a medical condition that required treatment that was only available at a location far from your home. How would you get there and could you afford transportation? If there were no other options for care, what would you do? For thousands of people across the county, that very scenario is [...]

10 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

2017-11-21T18:10:58+00:00 November 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: [...]

Holiday Gift List: Pennsylvania Pride

2017-11-20T18:04:14+00:00 November 20th, 2017|

nspired by a love of world culture and art, catstudio’s original geography collection is a timeless ode to geography and craftsmanship. These iconic hand-embroidered pillows embrace a love of travel and discovery with a twist of humor, nostalgia, and hand-craftsmanship. Available in over 200 designs, with new products and designs constantly being added to the collection. In addition tothe original geography pillows, catstudio [...]

2017 Happenistas Night Out with Special Guest Dorinda Medley

2017-11-13T17:48:24+00:00 November 13th, 2017|

  On Wednesday, November 8, 2017, hundreds of Happenistas gathered for a spectacular evening at Sheraton Bucks County to discover amazing gifts from dozens of local vendors; participate in fabulous beauty demonstrations; sip on delicious drinks; win big prizes, get tips from local experts on the demo stage (videos coming soon!), and meet the fabulous [...]

Sunrise Yoga Featured in “One Fit Philly” Series

2017-11-11T20:21:28+00:00 November 4th, 2017|

On Saturday, Nov. 4,  participants in Sunrise Yoga watched the city come to life in a glow of orange and pink light from the 57th floor of the One Liberty Observation Deck, 1650 Market Street. Through movements of "Downward Dog," "Warrior," and "Goddess," participants focused on rejuvenating their minds while enjoying the sweeping panoramic views. [...]

November is National Marrow Awareness Month: A COTA Mom is Grateful for Her Son’s Bone Marrow Transplant

2017-11-02T09:51:47+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|

November is recognized as National Marrow Awareness Month in order to raise public consciousness of the nearly 10,000 U.S. patients who are waiting for a life-saving bone marrow transplant. For one Connecticut family, this month of gratitude will include an expanded Thanksgiving table thanks to a non-related bone marrow donor who gave their son a [...]

5 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Apple Cider

2017-10-30T19:31:59+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

After a never-ending Indian Summer in Philadelphia this year, there is finally a chill in the air! It's finally the season for sweaters, boots, and hot spiked cider! There's nothing quite like a steaming cup of apple cider: warm, fragrant, and soothing to the soul--it's basically Fall's version of a Hot Toddy. For some new [...]

PGMC Tinseltown Tidings

2017-10-22T22:31:11+00:00 October 22nd, 2017|

The Philadelphia Gay Men's Chorus presents Tinseltown Tidings, a dazzling holiday concert filled with all those catchy tunes from your favorite Hollywood movie classics in the prelude of the holiday season. From "White Christmas" and "Babes in Toyland" to more contemporary films, such as "Polar Express" and "Home Alone" – there sure is something for [...]