Be Well Philly

The Checkup: 4 Unexpected Ways to Upgrade Your Morning Cup of Coffee

• Move over sugar and cream — ever thought of adding mushroom powder to your morning brew? What about collagen? Ashwagandha, maybe? If the answer […]


Zahav Wins Book Of The Year At James Beard Awards

Know what that is right there? That’s what victory looks like. A double victory, actually, as Michael Solomonov’s book Zahav: A World Of Israeli Cooking […]

City Life

How Did We Become So Obsessed With Food — and So Lazy at the Grocery Store?

I was shopping the other night with my kid at Fresh Grocer in West Philly, which is the closest grocery store to where she lives. I […]

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The Most Delicious Way Ever to Eat Beets

August and September are my favorite times of year to go to the farmers’ market. Tomatoes and peaches are still in their prime but those […]


The Prettiest Thing We Ate This Weekend

Without a doubt, the prettiest things we ate this weekend were the roasted and fresh baby beets at Nick Elmi’s Rittenhouse Tavern. Rittenhouse Tavern [Official […]