• Philadelphia Restaurants


    Last night, the New Harvest folks treated us to dinner at James, an upscale restaurant that serves modern American cuisine in Philadelphia’s Bella Vista neighborhood. The menu at James focuses on local, seasonal produce, humanely raised meats, wild seafood, and artisan cheeses. Because James selects only fresh locally-grown ingredients, the menu changes with the seasons. […]



    Good morning! 😎 I just got back from a glorious 3-mile run in the hotel gym. You might think I’m weird when I say this, but I love exercising when I am on vacation. There’s just something about a new place/new city/new surroundings that motivates and inspires me to get moving– even a hotel gym. […]



    I’m lovin’ Philly! What a cool, little city! 😀 So, first things first, THE HOTEL!! As you know, I am a tad obsessed with all things hotels. I can’t help but take photos and blog about them. Maybe my next blog will be a hotel blog?! 😉 We’re staying at the fancy-schmancy Hotel Palomar in Philadelphia. […]



    June 3, 2010


    Tonight, Sabrina, Anne, Jenna, and I were treated to a wonderful dinner at Stella. Stella is an upscale pizzeria in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia. The menu included a unique selection of pizzas– from your basic Margherita to more interesting varieties like Pistachio and Tartufo. While deciding what to order for dinner, we ordered […]