Christine Speer Lejeune

Be Well Philly

The 57-Step Bedtime Routine Every Mother Can Relate To

From toxic sippy straws to Amazon Prime: A simple 57-step routine.

City Life

The Internet Is Killing Happiness

Can we stop it?

Be Well Philly

Be Well Family: My Christmas Decorating Fail

Screw you, Pinterest.

Be Well Philly

Awesome Mommy-and-Me Yoga Classes in Philly

Whether you want a hardcore workout or just a little baby bonding time, we’ve a got a class for you.


A Pumping Room of One’s Own

How Philly moms are fighting for their right to pump in privacy.

Be Well Philly

In Praise of My Small Philly House

Or: How to hide from your family in the bathroom.

City Life

What the Philly Grocery Store Boom Is Really About

As Philly sees its grocery-store options expanding, hungry shoppers have to decide: If we are what we eat, who do I want to be?

Be Well Philly

Swim Lessons in Philadelphia

15 (indoor!) spots to get your kid in the water

Be Well Philly

Things I Don’t Care About Since Becoming a Parent

Plus a few things that matter a whole bunch more.

Philadelphia Wedding

Honeymoon Destination: St. Barts

A romantic mix of French culture and Caribbean relaxation.

City Life

Has America Lost its Bravery?

Life in the land of the free and the home of the terrified

City Life

A Moment for Philly Dads

Why dads? The easy answer: because it’s June, and in June, we celebrate fatherhood.

City Life

What My Dad Taught Me

Integrity, respect and the perfect martini: Famous Philadelphians on life’s biggest lessons.

City Life

The Rowhome Is Us

Even as the model evolves before our eyes, nothing else connects us — or reflects us — so well as the Philadelphia rowhome.

City Life

Let Us Now Praise Philly Dive Bars

A photographic ode to nine classic watering holes.