Food

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Foobooz

Yes, Somebody Is Actually Making a South Philly Meatball Contest Documentary

The next edition of the South Philly Meatball Contest is happening this Saturday outside Taproom on 19th. There will be 25 contestants, including South Philly […]

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Be Well Philly

You Can Now Try CBD Oil Smoothies at This Philly Healthy Lunch Spot

Is it just us, or is this whole CBD oil thing getting a little out of hand? First, it was in our wellness stores and […]

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Be Well Philly

Giant Just Unveiled a New Urban Store Format, and It’s Coming to Graduate Hospital

Remember when Target announced that it was launching a new store format to fit into urban neighborhoods, with a smaller selection of goods, directed at what the […]

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Be Well Philly

5 Healthy-ish Pumpkin Spice Drinks to Try Around Philly This Fall

There’s something about seasonal menu items that kind of makes all rational thought go out the window. It may be 90 degrees outside, but we’ll […]

Be Well Philly

Here’s How to Score $1 Salads, Bowls, and Pita Wraps at Hummus Republic

Considering that Center City has its fill of hummus and build-your-own pita spots (lookin’ at you, Dizengoff, Hummusology, and Hey Hummus), it makes sense that any […]

Be Well Philly

10 Healthy Instant Pot Recipes That’ll Keep You Cozy This Fall

Sure, the Instant Pot is a recently trending kitchen appliance, and rightfully so because these bad boys whip up healthy and nutritious meals in no […]

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Foobooz

The Cheesesteak: An Oral History

If you pick up the brand new issue of Philly Mag, you will see a cheesesteak from Joe’s gracing the cover. Inside the magazine, we […]

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Be Well Philly

9 Reasons You’ll Love Shopping at the New Sprouts Farmers Market

Heaven is a place on earth, and it’s called Sprouts Farmers Market. Look, take it from someone who loves grocery stores: This is one of the best […]

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Be Well Philly

9 Philadelphia-Area Fall CSA Programs You Can Join This Season

Sure, summer produce gets allllll the attention for it’s brightness and refreshing flavors, but the fruits of fall and winter harvest are nothing to scoff […]

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Be Well Philly

Where to Stop for Food Near the Schuylkill River Trail in Philadelphia

It’s no secret that the Schuylkill River Trail is Philadelphia’s most popular multi-use trail. In fact, it was even dubbed the best urban trail in […]

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News

I Used to Love Steak — Then I Met a Cow

When I was in my 20s, I started working at an alternative weekly, which I should explain to younger readers was a free tabloid-format newspaper […]

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Be Well Philly

Here’s When the Philadelphia Sprouts Farmers Market Is Opening on South Broad Street

Any urban dweller knows that grocery stores — especially good grocery stores — can make or break a neighborhood. I mean, take it from someone whose closest […]

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Be Well Philly

Where to Find Organic Restaurants in the Philadelphia Area

We may have the best intentions to eat healthy, but how many of us think about the quality of fruits, vegetables, and meats that we’re […]

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Be Well Philly

A Vegan Pizza Shop by the Owner of Blackbird Is Coming to Rittenhouse

While Blackbird Pizzeria didn’t invent vegan pizza, they were the ones to make it a thing here in Philly. Their two locations — one on South […]

Be Well Philly

SoBol University City Is Opening With Free Açaí Bowls

Sure, the pools are closing, school is starting, and we’re officially nearing the end of summer (sob!). But that doesn’t mean that our love for […]