Archive for August, 2013

6 Ways to Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

Philadelphia homes for sale Best Way to Eat Better is to Support Local Farms & Farmers There is nothing like fresh produce.  When you shop at a farmers market you get the freshest of the fresh, the food travels less & you're helping to get back to a more diversified type of agriculture that we NEED to bring back.  In honor of this week being National Farmers Market week do something fun & support our local farms at the same time. 1. Find a Farmers Market...Continue Reading!

Shark Week Adventures in Philadelphia

Philadelphia homes for sale Take the Kids for a Fun Outing to the Adventure Aquarium Right Across the River from Philadelphia Don't forget about Shark Week!   That amazing week of summer T.V. where you can watch, learn & scare the crap out of yourself about all things shark related. The Adventure Aquarium is honoring shark week with a special shark shuttle from Independence Visitor Center at 6th & Market right to the Aquarium (anyone else always get lost in Camden??) through Monday, September 2nd. Conveniences like...Continue Reading!

Cheers to the Weekend!

Philadelphia homes for sale Mojitos to Start the Weekend Off Right I love a Friday happy hour cocktail on my roof deck.  This week I had a craving for a mojito along with an abundance of mint.  No brainer.   Mojito Recipe (Makes about 4) 1 c. simple syrup (boil 1 part sugar & 1 part water until the sugar dissolves) 1 c. lime juice Muddle with a cup of mint & let steep for 15-20 minutes (or don't) Add 1 c. rum (I used 10 Cane....I really liked it) Fill tall glass...Continue Reading!

What Are YOU Doing this Weekend?

Philadelphia homes for sale Events & Happenings Around Philadelphia for the Weekend of 8/2-8/4 Usually we start the weekend on Thursday but with this ridiculous rain we are starting on Friday instead.  Here' s to better weather this weekend! Friday August 2nd Old City hosts First Friday Weekend with a "going blue" theme.  Uwishunu has a super comprehensive list of what's going on not just in Old City but all over. Friday Night Lights hosted by the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation at the Great Plaza on Penn's Landing...Continue Reading!

Big News for Old City!

Philadelphia homes for sale A Farmers Market is On It's Way! I have always wondered why Old City does not have it's own Farmers Market.  Well thanks to Indy Hall & Christ Church we will have one starting August 8th! Another reason to love Old City!Continue Reading!