Family Friendly Fishtown

Family Friendly Fishtown

While restaurants, cafes, retail shops, and wellness studios continue to plant roots in Fishtown, so have many new families. Here is our favorite fun, convenient, and useful spots for the little ones.

East Kensington Walking Tour

East Kensington Walking Tour

Our East Kensington walking tour packs in the shopping, drinking, eating, and entertainment. Pick a few favorites and choose your own adventure for the day. 

Cuisine, Markets, and Festivals: Exploring Bella Vista

Cuisine, Markets, and Festivals: Exploring Bella Vista

Known for being the first Philly neighborhood settled by Italian immigrants, Bella Vista is one of the most diverse and exciting communities in Philadelphia. Bella Vista, which translates to ‘beautiful sight’, gets its namesake for its gorgeous view of the Center City Skyline. Its history dates to the colonial era, where protestant Italian immigrants from Sicily began to settle in the area, but it only grew into a thriving Italian hub in the late 1880s, where a vast amount of Italians traveled to the U.S.

Pumpkins, Mums, and Candlelight: Fall Decorating 101

Pumpkins, Mums, and Candlelight: Fall Decorating 101

Well, the leaves haven’t turned and the Philly heat waves are still going strong, but the post-labor day weekend and the rush of kids going back to school can only mean one thing: We’re heading into autumn. Between pumpkin spice lattes and the cool weather, autumn is a favorite season among the Philly Home Girls team. But the fall season isn’t just about tasty coffees and apple picking, it’s a new season to explore, improve, and decorate your house to the fullest extent. Looking for inspiration? We’ve got you covered, from ways to spice up your yard all the way to the bedroom. You may not be thinking of turkeys yet, but we’ll have you picking out seasonal décor in no time...