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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 [...]

How EVERYONE can Feel Great in a Bathing Suit

How EVERYONE can Feel Great in a Bathing Suit

by Allison Riney Every year, thousands of women across the country spend months overworking and under-nourishing their bodies to achieve the ever-elusive “perfect bikini body.” I would be a hypocrite if I said I didn’t strive to be healthy. It feels great to eat a balanced diet! I have even grown to love working out! [...]

Miss Money Funny: Frugal Fashion

Miss Money Funny: Frugal Fashion

by: Alyson Komyanek Since I like fashion and looking trendy, people often assume that I visit stores like Roberto Cavalli and Versace. But anyone who really knows me knows that this couldn’t be farther from the truth. The only “designer store” I’ve ever been in was on a trip to LA one summer. I took [...]

Starter Mom: Baby Shower Gift Ideas (that she’ll REALLY need!)

Starter Mom: Baby Shower Gift Ideas (that she’ll REALLY need!)

By Nicole Loughan It got cold about 8 months ago, everybody went inside…some people got bored and some people got busy. For those who created life, it’s now time for you to get them a gift. Yep- we are heading into baby shower season! Every time I am invited to a shower, I rack my [...]

Handbag Happy Hour Benefitting The Hamels Foundation

Handbag Happy Hour Benefitting The Hamels Foundation

If your a gal with good taste and a designer purse is the quickest way to your heart, then this is a do not miss event! The Hamels Foundation is hosting Handbag Happy Hour, a fundraiser featuring gently used or brand new designer purses by all your favorite designers. Your favorite local boutiques Skirt, Intermix, Kate [...]

Denim Trends This Year & Where to Find Them!

Denim Trends This Year & Where to Find Them!

by Allison Riney Every woman in America is guaranteed to do one thing any time she flips through her old photographs: gawk at the denim of the day. In recent fashion history, we can all remember the lovely JNCO trend, the rebirth of flared denim, and the rise of the skinny jean. Jeans in America [...]

Make Prom Possible for All Girls

Make Prom Possible for All Girls

Salon Blush located on E. York Avenue in Fishtown is doing some amazing work outside of making Philadelphia beautiful. They are collecting prom dresses so that every girl in Philly can attend prom, and the inability to purchase a beautiful gown is no longer a reason to miss this monumental adolescent experience. For those that [...]