Happenings

Miss Money Funny: Cheap Meals for the Busy Working Type

Miss Money Funny: Cheap Meals for the Busy Working Type

by Alyson M. Komyanek Last month, I told you how I purchased my first house (PUT IN YOUR SITE’S LINK HERE), but saving up for the downpayment was only the beginning. With mortgage payments on my mind, I’m sharing my favorite budget friendly cooking secrets. Check out 4 of my favorite simple and cheap meals: Sausage, Peppers and [...]

Spring Into Frugal Family Fun

Spring Into Frugal Family Fun

Spring is finally here and after the long winter we’ve had, everyone has cabin fever, especially the kids. Here are some great local family fun events and ideas that keep your budget in check and still offer plenty of play. 1. Discounted tickets to the Philadelphia Zoo Regular admission for the Zoo is $20 for [...]

Philly Storms The Voice Auditions

Philly Storms The Voice Auditions

Philly is representing BIG on the sixth season of NBC’s The Voice, with three locals who each had chair spinning auditions in the last couple weeks. Each contestant has chosen a mentor, with Philly representing on 3 out of 4 celeb teams – Team Blake, Team Adam, and Team Shakira. On night three of auditions [...]

The Tot Cart Turns One!

The Tot Cart Turns One!

Who doesn’t  love tater-tots, but then add a variety of tot-tastic toppings and you have a mouth watering masterpiece! Hop over to Yard’s next week and help the Tot-Cart celebrate their first year in Philly’s mobile food scene. Please join The Tot Cart owners, Julie Crist and Jessica Orso, Saturday, March 15th from 12pm – [...]

The 1st Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest

The 1st Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest

The first annual Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest will take place at the Painted Bride Arts Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on March 22, 2014 at 7:30pm and March 23, 2014 at 4:00pm. Philadelphia residents can expect an exciting weekend of noteworthy dance from our up and coming youth! The Philadelphia Youth Dance Fest is a pre-professional [...]

Butterfly Exhibit at the Philadelphia Flower Show

Photo of the Week: Flutter

Reader Shari P. shared this awesome photo with us, showing one of her favorite exhibits at the 2014 Philadelphia Flower Show. The show was very art focused this year, loaded with artistic displays of art work and florals, miniatures, and live butterflies. What did you like best about the 2014 show?  

Happening List Winner Release Schedule

Happening List Winner Release Schedule

Now that the polls have closed on the 2014 Happening List people’s choice competition everyone wants to know…who won?! Philly Happening and Happenings Media perform a rigorous audit process over the coming weeks to ensure that all votes received are valid. Winners and finalists for the more than 100 categories will be released on the [...]

Miss Money Funny: How I Bought My First Home

Miss Money Funny: How I Bought My First Home

By: Alyson Komyanek Google image search the words “first home” and you will find lots of fabulous photos of smiling couples purchasing their first home. What you won’t find, though, are photos of a single woman completing the same accomplishment. Well, at 27 years old, that’s exactly what I’m doing- celebrating the purchase of my [...]

Free Cupcakes at Joe’s Steaks + Soda Shop

Free Cupcakes at Joe’s Steaks + Soda Shop

Keeping your V-day platonic? Spending it solo? Or just looking to drown your sorrows in some delicious comfort food? All day on Valentine’s Day Joe’s Steaks + Soda Shop will be offering their delicious Valentine’s Day specialty, a Chocolate Covered Strawberry Milkshake ($4.50) – it’s a strawberry shake with a chocolate syrup drizzle, topped with [...]

Win 2 Tickets to the 14th Annual Red Ball

Win 2 Tickets to the 14th Annual Red Ball