Christine Speer Lejeune


What Happens When a Startup Brain Decides to Focus on the Philly School System?

Why tech dynamo Bob Moul is set on computer science education for the city’s school kids.

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10 Magical Philly Toy Stores to Hit This Season

We’re talking big-time holiday wonder

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25 Awesome Non-Toy Gift Ideas for Kids  for Philly Parents

No. More. Hatchimals.

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13 Things Philly Parents Can Be Thankful For This Season

Starting with more city Targets.


Adam Grant: The Thinker

His takes on original thinking and good ideas, the power of generosity, and building resilience have inspired a veritable who’s who of executives, politicians, artists, thinkers and, yes, Oprah.

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The Very Best Lunch Gear

Water bottles! Bento boxes! Ice packs! 10 lunchtime accessories that make brown-bagging it way better.

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The Best Secondhand Shopping for Kids in Philly

Seven ways to score the stuff you want — Scooters! Strollers! Shoes! — without spending tons of cash

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What to Do With Kids On Rainy Days at the Jersey Shore

Where to go and what to do when the weather sucks.

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What Philly Women Need (By Philly Women)

25 smart ideas for making Philly a better city for women — according to the women who live here.


10 Big Ideas to Solve Philly’s Looming Jobs Crisis

If the city doesn’t fix its sluggish growth, decades of progress could fall apart, and fast.

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25 Awesome Father’s Day Gift Ideas

What dads really want. (Hint: Not a money clip.)

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Fun Family Getaways Near Philadelphia

Easy weekend trips for the whole family.

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The 20 Best Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2017

From S’well bottles to SoulCycle to NKOTB tickets, here’s what moms really want.

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The Best Advice for Philly Parents

12 smart tips, tools and workarounds for new moms and dads raising kids in the city.

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Awesome Fitness Classes for New (and New-ish) Moms

Eight serious sweat sessions where baby is welcome.