The Little Rebel – A Visit to the Betsy Ross House

The Little Rebel – A Visit to the Betsy Ross House

How do we emerge victorious from the quagmire? Leave the battlefield waving Betsy Ross' flag higher? - Hamilton Growing up in the outskirts of Philly, I've experienced my fair share of school field trips to the city's historical sites. The Liberty Bell and Independence Hall to name a few. But I had never paid a [...]

Snapshots of Nashville

Snapshots of Nashville

I'm still in a bit of a whirlwind state after just returning home from Nashville, but I wanted to jot down this post before I forgot everything. My friend Kerry and I booked a very impromptu trip after finding some inexpensive flights, and we had quite the long weekend (plus an unexpected additional day after [...]

The Christmas Village in Philadelphia

The Christmas Village in Philadelphia

Philly's Christmas Village is officially back for the holiday season! Philadelphia’s LOVE Park (15th and JFK Boulevard) has been transformed to a stunning, traditional open-air German Christmas Market, which will run daily through Christmas Eve. This past week, we took a tour of the Village with Aversa PA and saw (and tasted) all the Village [...]

Summer in Seattle

Summer in Seattle

Earlier this month, my pals Rebecca, Emily and I took off to the Pacific Northwest to visit our friend Grace who moved to Seattle this past year. It was my first time being in the PNW, and after this visit I would certainly go back in a heart beat. I loved how Seattle is such [...]

That Fall Feeling

That Fall Feeling

In my previous post I briefly mentioned changes in the weather, and that change is a-comin' folks. Call me presumptuous, call me overzealous, call me the oh-so-dreaded "basic" (insert sarcasm), but let the leaves fall, let the cider flow, let the bonfires blaze - ok wow I need to stop - but fall is almost here. [...]

Travel Tips Tuesday with Broke Girls Go Out

Travel Tips Tuesday with Broke Girls Go Out

Hello, hello, hello and welcome back to another edition of Travel Tips Tuesday, where bloggers chat about their favorite cities around the world and give their perspective on their experiences. I'm super excited about today's post, because two of my favorite Philly bloggers are sharing my favorite city (that I've never even been to) - [...]