might market in mt. airy TONIGHT!

Night Market Philadelphia Arrives in Mount Airy* Tonight! Come Hungry for Tostadas – Local Beers – Burritos – Ice Cream Sandwiches – Crepes – Sandwiches – Soba – Sangria – Kielbasa – Popsicles –  Caribbean Fried Fish – Lemonade – Beef Rendang – Hot Dogs – Mofongo Balls – Water Ice – Takoyaki – Pizza – Cupcakes […]

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Yummmm….

Today, Tuesday March 1 is National Pancake Day (according to IHOP).  From 7am-10pm, you can head over to IHOP (there’s one on 611, North of Cheltenham) to get one free short stack per customer.  They will ask for a voluntary donation, which goes to the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals and other local charities. Also, starting […]

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Go Downtown: A Day of Franklin

Day of Franklin A fun afternoon or early evening with the kids can be had by doing a mini-tour of places in the city bearing the name of Ben Franklin. This past Saturday evening, ready for a shake-up from the neighborhood playgrounds, we headed in town to meet friends at Franklin Square Park, the wonderful […]

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What is MALT?

Mt. Airy Learning Tree is a community-based “school” that draws on the human, geographical, and architectural resources of Germantown, Mt. Airy, and Chestnut Hill. Students enroll for $5.oo per term and can participate in classes that range from swimming to computer basics to aromatherapy. Classes may run for 2 hours on an afternoon or for […]

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Kids are Benvenuti at Cosimo’s

“Benvenuti” stands in large, bold letters on the wall as you walk into Cosimo’s Pizza Cafe in Chestnut Hill, and that is an Italian welcome not only for you, but, more importantly, also for your children. Cosimo’s is a tasty, inexpensive alternative to home cooking – and dish-washing. We have enjoyed many meals at this […]

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Treat Yourself: A Taste of Philly

I found myself walking on Germantown Avenue today with my two kids and we just happened to be close to A Taste of Philly, so we had to stop in for a pretzel.  Although, as I keep forgetting, they have a $10 minimum for credit/debit card sales and I NEVER have cash these days, so […]

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