Things to Do at Home with Kids: April 6 – April 12

2020-04-05T22:21:32-04:00April 5th, 2020|

We know it can be hard to think of new things to keep the kids entertained while being mindful to #stayhome these days. Here's a calendar with some themes/things to do on each day from April 6 through April 12. Do a few, do them all. Let them inspire ideas that work for your children's [...]

Tips for Working from Home (Especially with Kids!)

2020-03-31T12:20:07-04:00March 31st, 2020|

With schools and daycares closed and more employees working from home than ever, many of us are facing the difficult scenario of juggling our workload along with caring for our children. As a fully remote team, we're used to working around kids at Happenings Media. But having our kids with us [...]

10 Ways to De-Stress Right Now (And Always)

2020-03-27T17:13:45-04:00March 27th, 2020|

By Michelle Reese During this time of limited social interactions, health fears, cancelled plans, and uncertainty about when things will return to normal, it's natural that many people are feeling more stressed and anxious than usual. Here are some tips to help you de-stress during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak ... and beyond. Stay In Touch [...]

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 [...]

2020 Philadelphia St. Patrick’s Day Guide

2020-03-14T10:31:28-04:00March 3rd, 2020|

March 17th is right around the corner, so it's time to break out your green gear. (After all, everyone's a wee bit Irish for St. Patrick's Day!) Here is what is going on in Philly for St. Paddy’s Day 2020. Parade Philadelphia St. Patrick's Day Parade - CANCELLED UPDATE: As of March 10, the Parade [...]

East Passyunk Restaurant Week Returns to 25 Award-Winning & New Restaurants

2020-02-21T17:10:43-05:00February 21st, 2020|

Le Virtu, one of the 10 hottest Italian restaurants in the nation by Zagat. (Photo provided by Aversa PR) Get ready to look through some mouth-watering menus and make your reservations! The 8th Annual East Passyunk Restaurant Week will run Monday, February 24th through Friday, March 6th. Two dozen award-winning restaurants will offer [...]

Ways to Celebrate Black History Month in Philly

2020-02-10T14:05:40-05:00February 10th, 2020|

February is Black History Month, an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and recognizing their role in U.S. history. There are a ton of ways to honor Black History Month in Philadelphia and nearby, so we've put a list together of some of the highlights: Visit an Exhibit African American History Month at The [...]

Wedding Industry Pros “Mix & Mingle” at La Belle Mariée

2020-02-05T21:21:49-05:00February 5th, 2020|

On a chilly January evening, with a glow illuminating from the entryway of La Belle Mariée Bridal Boutique, some of the region's most notable wedding vendors congregated in an industry “Mix & Mingle” event. Organized in a partnership and collaboration with Happenings Media, La Belle Mariée served as the evening’s host.  In [...]

Philly Theatre Week Returns February 6 with 300+ Unique Events & Performances

2020-02-03T23:07:58-05:00February 3rd, 2020|

Together Again (Photo provided by Aversa PR) Attention Theatre Lovers! The 3rd annual Philly Theatre Week returns February 6 through February 16. The 10-day celebration features 75+ organizations and 300 events and performances. Events will include full performances, workshops, panels and more in Philadelphia and suburbs, plus in New Jersey and Delaware. All tickets [...]

Where to Go for Grub & Suds During the Big Game

2020-01-29T12:00:11-05:00January 29th, 2020|

Our Eagles aren't in the Super Bowl, but plenty of people will still celebrate the sport (and cheer on former Eagles coach Andy Reid) by going out for the Big Game or having parties at home. Here's a list of local spots offering food (in-house or takeout) and drink specials, plenty of screens and lots [...]