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...]

A Fun, Touristy (and Wallet-friendly) Day in Philadelphia

A Fun, Touristy (and Wallet-friendly) Day in Philadelphia

Brad and I love when visitors come from out of town and we get a chance to do all the "touristy" things in the city.  About a month ago we had one of these great opportunities when our friends Brooke and Justin came for a quick visit.  We spent a wonderful day wandering around the city and taking in the sites without breaking the bank to do so. Our day started with a visit to the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the "Rocky steps."  We took some fun pictures at the Rocky statue and even took a … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Shopping Guide

Philadelphia Shopping Guide

While searching for guidance on sewing zippers tonight I came across the website Design Sponge and a home decor shopping guide for Philadelphia provided by Philly designer Kevin Derrick. Being new to the Philly area, I have been on the lookout for new local stores and I believe list like these are always a great place to start.  This list has given me some inspiration for my own home and excitement to check out some of these places! I would also like to thank Design Sponge for its zipper … [Read more...]