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 [...]

CiderFest at the Historic Houses of Fairmount Park

2018-08-02T20:32:11+00:00August 25th, 2018|

Woodford thinking about this Fall's CiderFest Spend a sparkling autumn afternoon on the grounds of six historic houses in Fairmount Park sipping on cider samples from some of the best cideries Pennsylvania has to offer. Enjoy live music, pay as you go food trucks, food samples, cool art, and activities to complement your [...]

10 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

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

5 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Apple Cider

2017-10-30T19:31:59+00:00October 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 [...]

Tavern on Broad Unveils New “6-Minutes in Hell” Challenge

2017-08-04T13:03:54+00:00August 4th, 2017|

This summer, an old(er) bar learns new tricks. In conjunction with the first NFL preseason football game, Thursday, August 10th, Tavern on Broad will introduce their sinister food challenge: 6-Minutes in Hell. Spearheaded by new Executive Chef, Jeff Smith, Tavern on Broad, or TOB as many regulars know it, is offering anyone over the age [...]

10 Delicious Ways to Spike Your Hot Chocolate

2016-11-29T07:43:50+00:00November 29th, 2016|

  Last Wednesday, customers at SkyGarten got their first taste of the aerial hot spot's spiked hot chocolate bar.  For a limited time during the holiday season, hot chocolate will be served in a variety of delectable ways to warm the soul--with Bourbon Cream, Fireball, or Peppermint Schnapps. SkyGarten, located on the 51st floor of [...]

100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die: Local Author Pens Ultimate Philly Bucketlist

2016-10-18T22:27:36+00:00October 4th, 2016|

Irene Levy Baker, the author of the new book, 100 Things To Do In Philadelphia Before You Die, is not a Philadelphian by birth, she’s a Philadelphian by choice. Levy Baker is originally from Ohio, but has spent the last 25 years exploring Philadelphia’s nooks and crannies. Levy Baker landed in Philadelphia in 1991 when [...]

2016 Philly Fall Guide Presented by Shady Brook Farm

2016-09-19T21:59:36+00:00September 18th, 2016|

Your guide to all that is festive and fun this fall in Philadelphia and beyond, presented by Shady Brook Farm. Fall Fun FallFest at Shady Brook Farm is a family-fun tradition and, so much more!! For more than two decades, Shady Brook Farm has provided guests from near and far with memories that last a [...]

S’more Reasons to Love Philly: 6 Desserts to Satisfy Your S’mores Cravings

2016-08-10T12:42:11+00:00August 10th, 2016|

In case you needed s'more reasons to love Philadelphia, for today's National S'mores Day, there are plenty of places to go in the city to get your fix of melted chocolate, gooey marshmallows, and crunchy graham crackers. Read on to find out the best places to get your S'mores fix.   1. ) Insomnia Cookies' Jumbo [...]

Phasinating Philly Phacts: History of the Philly Cheesesteak

2016-07-05T13:03:20+00:00July 5th, 2016|

Anyone visiting Philadelphia knows that before they leave that HAVE to try a cheesesteak.  Most locals enjoy this delicacy after a night out on the town since so many steak shops are open all through the day and night.  If you go to pretty much any major city in the United States you will see [...]