12 days of christmas workout

Now holiday parties are in full swing complete with food, family, friends, and more food. If you want to burn some calories in between eggnog toasts and trips to the dessert table, check out this “12 Days of Christmas” workout. If you’re not sure how to do a Russian Twist or any of the other exercises, […]

fall festivals 2015

The ghouls and ghosts are gone, and it’s still a little too early to deck the halls, so why not take this down time to enjoy the fall season and explore the great city of Philadelphia? Check your calendar, call a babysitter, grab some friends, and get ready for a good time because you do not […]

diy couples costumes

Halloween in one of my favorite holidays. I have fond memories of my mom making my costumes, even the obscure requests like a fall leaf. (Don’t ask.) Now that I have kids of my own, it’s taken on a whole new level of fun, especially working together to create our costumes. Last year, Olive (almost 3 […]

homemade candy cane sugar scrub

If you have a Pinterest account (which I assume that you do), you’ve probably seen a million adorable DIY and homemade holiday gifts. But as we all know, a lot of Pinterest projects have potential for failure (see here, here, and here) and can get costly with supplies. As I was trying to come up with a […]

happy valentine’s day

I often see couples incorporating this poem into their wedding ceremony, and thought it was the perfect day to share i carry your heart with me by E. E. Cummings. Wishing everyone a Happy Valentine’s Day! i carry your heart with me(i carry it in my heart)i am never without it(anywhere i go you go,my dear; […]