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hotel du pont
Life & Style

The Design Inspiration Behind a Revived 107-Year-Old Hotel Restaurant

Le Cavalier at the Hotel Du Pont respects its architectural past while providing smart upgrades for its future.

midcentury modern lake house
Life & Style

This Mid-Century Modern Custom-Built House Is the Perfect Lakefront Getaway

A family’s second home two hours north of Philly is a new build with lots of character.

frances hoover
Life & Style

Frances Hoover of Smith Memorial Playground & Playhouse on All Her Favorite Philly Places and Things

From shopping in King of Prussia to visiting the Discovery Center.

pandemic haircuts
Life & Style

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Sporadic Mid-Pandemic Salon Visits

Getting your hair done less frequently these days? Philly stylists weigh in on managing and maintaining your look.

bear mountain state park
Things to Do

Your Guide to Hiking and Exploring Bear Mountain State Park

Scale a mountain, play some ball, and see NYC in a new light.

pinelands
Things to Do

Your Guide to Hiking and Exploring the Pinelands and Wharton State Forest

Traverse forest boardwalks, bird-watch on marshes, and bike to the beach.

pine creek state park
Things to Do

Your Guide to Hiking and Exploring Pine Creek Gorge

Hike a canyon, bike an old rail line, and get way off the grid.

online shopping
Life & Style

I Never Knew How Much I’d Miss Shopping in Person

I’ve come to hate everything about e-commerce.

chestnut hill home renovation
Life & Style

Instead of Moving, This Family Turned Their Chestnut Hill House into a Stylish Dream Home

The smart makeover helped the owners utilize every inch of space.

sabbatical beauty skincare
Life & Style

Sabbatical Beauty’s Adeline Koh on How She Develops Her Powerhouse Skin-Care Products

The ingredient obsessive shares a peek inside her process in her Bok Building studio.

oxford street furniture speaker
Life & Style

This Sleek Wood Speaker Will Make a Statement in Any Room

The Mac, designed in Brewerytown, is as attractive as it is functional.

online therapy
Life & Style

Need a Therapist? Try the App Store

Need to work through some stuff? From mood trackers to podcasts to chatbots, the options abound.

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Life & Style

4 Local Photographers Who’ll Make You Look Cool and Confident in Your Next Headshot

In our increasingly virtual world, you need a go-to headshot. Here, tips for nailing your portrait.

Be Well Philly

This Local Product Line Teaches Kids About the Good Side of Self-Care

Juniper Kids — a line of modern hair and skin products for kids, created in Fairmount — is something the whole fam can get behind.

reem kassis
Life & Style

James Beard-Nominated Author Reem Kassis on Her Favorite Philly Takeout and Her Next Cookbook

The author of The Palestinian Table shares the things and places she loves the most.