2021 Philadelphia Easter Guide

2021-03-24T08:37:44-04:00March 14th, 2021|

Easter is just around the corner! Celebrate the holiday with a skate party with the Easter bunny, a trip to Sesame Place, or aboard a Philadelphia ship. Here is your guide to Easter in the City of Brotherly Love! Please note that we are doing our best to update all articles to reflect cancellations due [...]

Living with Littles: Fun Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day with the Kids

2021-01-26T13:23:31-05:00January 26th, 2021|

Valentine's Day isn't a holiday that's limited to just couples. It's a day to celebrate everyone you love! Here are some kid-friendly ways to celebrate the holiday of love in 2021: Attend a Local Event As you'd expect, there aren't nearly as many in-person events as there have been in the past, but here's what [...]

Places Where You Can Bundle (& Mask) Up to Get the Kids Out This Winter

2021-01-26T23:46:47-05:00January 19th, 2021|

By Michelle Reese Those cold winter days between New Year's and the first signs of spring often feel long and daunting, especially when you have kids to entertain! Throw in nearly a year of widespread closures and cancelled events and activities and Winter 2021 is bound to have everyone feeling a little stir crazy. We've [...]

Home for the Holidays: Fun Ways to Celebrate in 2020

2020-12-22T00:35:53-05:00December 22nd, 2020|

There's no place like home for the holidays; but this year, staying home for the holidays has a whole new meaning. We've been bringing you plenty of ideas for celebrating the season in our 2020 Holiday Guide, but here's another list of activities to do from the comfort of your home, car, or while socially [...]

Living with Littles: Christmas Cookie Traditions (plus recipes!)

2020-12-15T22:36:22-05:00December 15th, 2020|

Photos and text by Michelle Reese Is baking cookies a Christmas tradition in your house? I grew up in a house where baking was a favorite activity year-round, but especially at Christmastime. I have fond memories of baking with my mom and sister while watching holiday [...]

Philadelphia Zoo Goes Blue with Festive Lights to Thank Healthcare Workers and First Responders

2020-12-07T14:48:59-05:00December 7th, 2020|

Philadelphia Zoo, photo by Hughe Dillon Philadelphia Zoo has lit up three of the enormous 80-foot-tall trees at the Main Plaza with dazzling blue lights to thank the frontline. The new light display on the trees and front entrance buildings at 34th and Girard are illuminated with the goal of ringing in the holidays while [...]

Enchanted in Northern Liberties: Two Small Businesses Work Together to Help Each Other During Pandemic

2020-11-23T15:16:16-05:00November 23rd, 2020|

Do you have a little one that loves Elsa? This event is for your family! Plus, you'll be donating to a good cause. We previously shared how Germantown Garden Grill is offering private "igloos" in an effort to creatively and comfortably extend their outdoor dining season. Beautifully decorated for the holidays, these socially-distanced dining pods [...]

2020 Philadelphia Thanksgiving Guide

2020-11-23T11:36:27-05:00November 9th, 2020|

What are you thankful for this year? We know that that question might be more difficult in 2020 than in past years, but we hope that you'll take time during the holiday season to reflect on the positive parts of your life. Though it may look a bit different this year, Thanksgiving is soon [...]

Christmas Village in Philadelphia Returns in 2020 with Modifications

2020-10-22T11:18:55-04:00October 22nd, 2020|

(Photo taken prior to 2020, provided by Aversa PR.) The holiday season is just around the corner, and you might be wondering what that's going to look like in 2020. Well, the Christmas Village in Philadelphia is one tradition that is committed to providing a safe and fun experience this year! The authentic [...]

2020 Philly Happening Halloween Guide

2020-10-06T16:16:27-04:00October 6th, 2020|

Pumpkins, candy and costumes … oh my! Your family may choose to celebrate Halloween a bit differently this year due to the pandemic, but there are still plenty of ways to have fun.  Many local businesses have made every effort to provide festivities that your family can enjoy while still feeling safe. And if [...]

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