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The Starter Mom: Internet Intervention

The Starter Mom: Internet Intervention

by Nicole Loughann Do you think LOL means “Lots of Love?” Have you sent your friends a picture of Bill Gates holding up a sign that says he is giving away his money? Did you know they finally made that flying hover board from Back to the Future II? If you answered yes to any [...]

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 [...]

Hoarding in Philly: Seymour’s Story

Hoarding in Philly: Seymour’s Story

Seymour, a Vietnam veteran and retired orthopedic surgeon, who said surgery was his passion, is now living in utter filth and infestation. A once reputable, local professional, and very intelligent man is suffering from the condition of hoarding, living among what he calls a “graveyard of junk”. In the show’s history, Seymour’s home had the [...]

Survivor: Cagayan Brice Johnston Interview

Survivor: Cagayan Brice Johnston Interview

Philly has done nothing less than leave their mark on the reality tv world this year. With three contestants joining this season of NBC’s The Voice and Brice Johnston joining the cast of Survivor: Cagayan (season 28). Unfortunately Brice was voted off the island in week two, but luck for us it has left him more [...]

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 – [...]

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?  

The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

The Starter Mom: Cleaning up my act

by Nicole Loughan Utter Have you ever tried to nail Jello to a tree? If you have you know that’s about how difficult it is to keep a house clean with young children. While you are cleaning the dishes a pile of Lego’s is crashing down in another room and while you are picking up the Lego’s you hear [...]

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 [...]