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Funky Bijou Pops Up in Old City Gallery

Funky Bijou Pops Up in Old City Gallery

Today, Funky Bijou, an online jewelry boutique run by a local Philadelphia Resident, announces it will host a week long Pop Up shop event in the heart of Philadelphia’s Old City District. Art Meets Fashion-A Pop Up Shop Event, will be held at 3rd St. Gallery at 45 N. 2nd St from August 23rd to […]

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

Miss Money Funny: Approved Splurges

by Alyson M. Komyanek This month I am going to let you all in on a really big secret. Are you ready? Ok—here it goes…every once and a while it is OK to splurge. Can you believe that? Okay, now that the secret is out, you should know that there are rules for splurging too. For […]

Starter Mom: Toddler Travel Tips

Starter Mom: Toddler Travel Tips

by Nicole Loughan Summer is officially here. For many people it means time for summer camp or to join a swim club like Fanny Chapman. Not in my house. Summer for us means it’s time to hit the road for our annual trek to the mid-west. We have gone on this trip every summer for […]

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations

Miss Money Funny: 6 Must-Visit Discount Decorating Destinations by Alyson M. Komyanek I’m constantly looking for affordable ways to spice up the rooms in my house. Here are some of the best places to stop for the best decorating bargains: Home Goods Before I became a homeowner, I honestly had never heard of Home Goods. But […]

Happening Women: Entrepreneur Tamar Daniel Combines Fashion with Function

Happening Women: Entrepreneur Tamar Daniel Combines Fashion with Function

Philadelphia has always been a hub for the fashion industry. The city showcases a multitude of designers each year during Philly Fashion Week, and is home to a number of colleges with art programs dedicated to fashion design. Tamar Daniel, a resident of Bala Cynwyd, is excited to share her line of women’s bodysuits with […]

Miss Funny Money Gift Giving Without the Guilt

Miss Funny Money Gift Giving Without the Guilt

by Allison M. Komyanek  Why is Christmas referred to as “the season of giving” when, in reality, the buying never seems to end? With Birthdays, showers, weddings, graduations, births, anniversaries…the list of gift giving occasions goes on and on. So, how does someone on a tight budget give presents to so many different people for so many different special […]

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 […]

The Philly Mart Winter Pop up

The Philly Mart Winter Pop up

The Philly Mart, Philadelphia’s, newest, open air artisan and antiques market will launch in February with an indoor winter “popup” shop right on Main Street in Manayunk. The Philly Mart winter pop up is a unique partnership with The Transfer Station, an innovative Manayunk startup offering a retail marketplace, co- working space, creative labs and […]

Miss Money Funny: Money Saving Resolutions

Miss Money Funny: Money Saving Resolutions

By Alyson Komyanek Each January millions of us will make a resolution to start the New Year off right. Exercise more, watch less TV, get better grades, whatever it might be. Then, by the time February rolls around, we find ourselves feeling guilty for having broken that “new habit” 3 weeks ago. So this year, […]

Miss Money Funny: 5 Websites Everyone Needs to Know About

Miss Money Funny: 5 Websites Everyone Needs to Know About

by: Alyson Komyanek From discount pet supplies to late night delivery of diapers and formula these 5 websites offer something for everyone who’s on a budget… PetEdge.com Pet owners rejoice! They have everything from grooming supplies and housetraining needs to cat houses and flea and tick protection collars. All of the prices are great, but […]