Holiday Shopping – King of Prussia Mall

Holiday Shopping – King of Prussia Mall

It's the time of year for carols, decorations, sweet treats and shopping chaos. Christmas is just six days away so the stores are more crowded than ever.  If you waited until the last minute like so many others and are in the Philadelphia area grab your walking shoes, hop in your car (or check a SEPTA schedule) and head over to the King of Prussia mall just 20 minutes from Center City. It is the largest mall on the east coast and home to two separate buildings filled with over 400 stores, … [Read more...]

Spiced Pecan Pumpkin Quick Bread Mix

Spiced Pecan Pumpkin Quick Bread Mix

I recently took a trip to King of Prussia Mall with my mom and we were lured into William Sonoma.  I usually wouldn't even go into this store because it is pretty expensive, but the scent of fresh baked goods was wafting into the mall and we couldn't resist!  We learned that the store has a variety of classes such as technique classes, cooking classes and product demonstrations.  (Lucky for us we walked by during the middle of a specialty bundt cake pan demonstration!)  I hope to sign up for … [Read more...]

Our Own Restaurant Weekend

Our Own Restaurant Weekend

Since we have started our healthy lifestyle kick, Brad and I have severely cut down on the amount of food we eat out at restaurants.  We have been very aware of what we eat which was especially prominent a few weeks back when we stopped in Champps Americana Bar & Grill for a beer and snack.  After looking over the menu we checked out their nutritional info online.  We then closed the menu, paid our tab and came home to cook a healthy home-cooked meal.  The stats on that food are disgusting! … [Read more...]