Must-know-about weekend events: An art open house tour in SJ and a food & farm fest in Philly

4 Towns 4 Arts |

November. I haven’t posted since November. And it’s April. Do you want to know how busy I’ve been? Of course, you don’t. So I’m just going to jump back in to posting all about our fabulous region, its great local foods and where to find them, the restaurants that support our local producers, the events that […]

All the raves you’ve heard about Philly’s Russet are well deserved


Earlier this month, I met my sister-in-law Cheryl at Russet for Sunday brunch. Raves about Russet have abounded from various friends in my food world so I had high hopes for a wonderful meal. I was not disappointed. This cozy, BYOB on Spruce Street in the Rittenhouse Square neighborhood is located in an 1870s townhouse […]

Philly Beer Week spills into South Jersey

Philly Beer Week |

For the past couple of years, Philly Beer Week has been on my radar, but I haven’t attended any of the events. I can now say, I’m a Philly Beer Week virgin no longer. I accepted an invite to the Philly Beer Week Beer Garden yesterday, and tasted a couple of new-to-me beers while I was […]