Philly Finds Vol. 27

Philly Finds Vol. 27

We're celebrating Friday with a new Philly Finds. I'm currently spending the final few days in my current home before moving to a new apartment. One thing that has me particularly exhilarated about the move is decorating my own space. I'd love for this new home to feel like my one-bedroom, checkered-bathroom-area of creation and [...]

Person of Interest: Payson Lewis

Person of Interest: Payson Lewis

Philadelphia native and indie-pop musician Payson Lewis is breaking into 2021 swinging with his latest single, Only Yesterday. Only Yesterday is a single about reliving your past painful journeys and learning to accept these experiences to heal and achieve a new normalcy. Payson's indie-pop style and phenomenal vocals are on perfect display with Alex Balderston's driving bass, Rob Humphrey's steady drums, Erik [...]

Cool Philly Bathrooms

Cool Philly Bathrooms

An extremely specific aspect of restaurant dining or going to bars with friends I somewhat miss is the "bathroom report." You know, someone being the first friend to use the bathroom at a bar or restaurant and asking "what's the bathroom situation like?". It's always a pleasure to provide a positive report to the table [...]

Pay Attention, puh-lease – In Defense of the Real Housewives

Pay Attention, puh-lease – In Defense of the Real Housewives

This essay originally appeared on the Positive Publicity Patreon. If you like what you’ve read, subscribe to it today!  ❤ As a teen, anytime I heard my parents walking down the basement stairs, I would quickly change the channel before the piercing voice of Teresa Guidice reached their ears. But it was always too late, and [...]

Chasing the aesthetic

Chasing the aesthetic

This post originally appeared on the Positive Publicity Patreon. If you like what you've read, subscribe to it today! ❤ I trekked into CVS, parka zipped all the way to the top of my nose, in search for the perfect shades of light blue and peach nail polish. Earlier that day, I had come across [...]

Vintage finds to elevate your space – Philly edition

Vintage finds to elevate your space – Philly edition

Much like thrifting for clothes, exploring the nooks and crannies of a vintage shop provides a similar thrill. When I'm not searching voraciously through a pile of plates, cups, portraits and old photographs, I find inspiration from Camille Nichelini's Instagram, as well curating on Pinterest. If it's practical for you, I like the idea of [...]

Fine Wine & Good Spirits Makes Holidays Happier

Fine Wine & Good Spirits Makes Holidays Happier

The holidays are undoubtably going to be very different this year. But they can still be special and memorable, no matter how small your gathering is. PA's Fine Wine & Good Spirits concocted several holiday-themed cocktails, sure to make your celebrations all the more festive! If you've ever been curious about why certain herbs go [...]