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The Best Sledding Hills Around Philadelphia

Whether you view a serious dousing of snow as the winter gods smiling or scowling upon us, one thing is always true: lots of snow […]

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The Best Indoor Kids Activities, Playgrounds, and Play Places Around Philadelphia

Well, parents, the season of indoor play is upon us. Are you ready? (I mean, is anyone ever really ready?) To help keep the dreaded cabin fever […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Winter Sports Around Philadelphia

So far this winter, we’ve been pretty lucky, weather-wise. However, as the temperature drops lower so does our morale for getting off the couch. Thankfully, […]


These Are the 37 Coziest Restaurants in Philly

This post has been updated.  Know what the best thing about winter is? Getting cozy and warm indoors after coming in from the cold — […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Ice Skating Around Philadelphia

Ice skating is a quintessential winter activity to get your body moving. Just because the temperature outside may be dropping, it doesn’t mean it’s time to hibernate. […]

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Our Favorite Philly Spots for Holiday-Cheer-Filled Engagement Photos

Winter may not be the most popular season for weddings, but we think it’s a pretty spectacular time of year for engagement photos. Between ice-skating, […]

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Gift-Wrapping Gritty Will Get You Hyped for the Holidays

Ah, Philly: Where, when the holidays roll around, we head to the Christmas Village, break out our jawnaments, and — now — watch our beloved […]

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Ice Skating and Tree Lighting: The Holiday Season Is Upon Us

Break out your ice skates, mittens, string lights and jawnaments, Philly: Holiday season is nigh. Sure, we’re still in early November, but we’ve nonetheless got […]

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Cheap and Healthy Winter Date Ideas You Can Try in Philadelphia

This morning as I was scrolling through Instagram, I saw a meme asking why a person would live in a place where the air makes your face hurt. […]

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Five Places to Ice-Skate for Free in Philly

It’s officially holiday season – and that means it’s time for ice-skating. For those who can’t get enough of Philly’s rinks but don’t want to […]

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These Are the Cold-Weather Leggings Outdoor Runners Are Obsessed With

Though a running outdoors throughout the winters has it’s downsides (read: slipping on ice, freezing fingers, darkness), I personally kind of prefer running in the […]

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The Ice Skating Rink at Dilworth Park Opens Today

Here’s one upside to the wintry weather this Friday morning: the ice skating rink at Dilworth Park will officially open today. The park’s warm-weather fountains have given […]

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Stupid Groundhog Sees Stupid Shadow

Punxsutawney Phil, a stupid groundhog who predicts the weather in a stupid annual tradition, saw his stupid shadow this morning. We’ll have six more weeks […]

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The Checkup: The Best Winter Foods for Weight Loss 

• Sweater season is wonderful for many reasons. To name a few: During sweater season, it’s totally socially acceptable to hibernate on your couch all […]


“Winter Is Coming,” Gov. Tom Wolf Says on 60 Degree Day

Today is the first day of winter. Brr! Only, no. It‘s nearly 60 degrees in Philadelphia. The rest of the state is similar: It’s almost […]