Musings · What's on Philadelphia

Community on the Corner of 64th and Carlton

It’s hard to begin a sentence with “In West Philadelphia,” because well, you know. But that’s how this begins… In West Philadelphia, Overbook specifically on the corner of 64th and Carlton, once resided an Italian restaurant called Lebano’s. I believe this place to be to be my first memory. My brother’s probably, too. I was…… Continue reading Community on the Corner of 64th and Carlton

Person of Interest & FemFocused Interviews · What's on Philadelphia

Local & Lovely: Navona Handmade

Welcome Christine of Navona Handmade to Positive Publicity today! Navona Handmade is an artist collective, who takes a short trip together twice a year to someplace new and inspiring, and creates a collection of jewelry and home decor based on their shared experience. Pretty awesome, right? Hi Christine! Tell us a bit about Navona Handmade. How…… Continue reading Local & Lovely: Navona Handmade

Musings

Photoshoot with Audrey Saint-Gil

I was beyond thrilled when French conductor Audrey Saint-Gil recently asked me to do a photoshoot with her. In addition to being an incredibly talented classical pianist and conductor, she is also a motorcyclist. Audrey was the best model to work with – SO much fun to photograph! She knew exactly what she was looking for…… Continue reading Photoshoot with Audrey Saint-Gil

Artist Interviews & Music · Person of Interest & FemFocused Interviews

FemFocused: Singer Kennedy Shaw

Kennedy Shaw is an 18-year-old singer/songwriter residing in Philadelphia, who has already accomplished so much at a young age. From television appearances to Sofar Sounds performances, there’s no stopping this singer/songwriter. As this blog continues to grow and evolve, I want to highlight more female creatives in the city, who share a passion for female…… Continue reading FemFocused: Singer Kennedy Shaw

Artist Interviews & Music

FemFocused – Meg Short Music

I had the pleasure of chatting with singer/songwriter and full time student Meg Short, who recently released her debut album White Flag. Singer, songwriter, pianist – and also a trombonist, Meg truly does it all when it comes to her music. In today’s Person of Interest interview, we learn about Meg’s songwriting process, the inspiration…… Continue reading FemFocused – Meg Short Music

Person of Interest & FemFocused Interviews · What's on Philadelphia

FemFocused: Francesca Ragucci

I am thrilled to be ending this blog hiatus with today’s Person of Interest interview, the wonderful Francesca Ragucci. Francesca came into my life about a year ago, and I’m so happy to be able to consider her a friend and confidant. Francesca is the founder of Francesca Ragucci Marketing, a marketing agency focused on…… Continue reading FemFocused: Francesca Ragucci

Dining & Entertainment · What's on Philadelphia

Beautiful – The Carole King Musical with the Kimmel Center

“You make me feel like a natural woman.” “I feel the earth move under my feet, I feel the sky tumbling down.”  “Winter, spring, summer or fall, all you have to do is call, and I’ll be there, you’ve got a friend.” These are just a handful of iconic lyrics of songs that musical legend…… Continue reading Beautiful – The Carole King Musical with the Kimmel Center