Monthly Archives: April 2016

Gray Houses

The 1900 block of South 12th Street.

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Pizza Bread

Dip this bread in marinara and you’re all set! Toast it, or slice a hunk and eat it over the sink like I do. This bread is easy to make – the most labor intensive thing is chopping the toppings. … Continue reading

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PIFA Street Fair

A Ferris wheel on Broad Street!

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Katharine Hepburn’s Brownies

Katharine Hepburn went to Bryn Mawr, won 4 Academy Awards, and wore trousers before they were fashionable. Personally, I think her biggest accomplishment is this recipe for brownies. They are fudgey, gooey, and a snap to throw together. Make these brownies! 

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Davy Jones’ Locker

I came upon this fantastic memorial during a stroll through Fernwood Cemetery in Lansdowne, PA just outside of the Philadelphia city limits.

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Cinco de Mayo Kick Off

Carnaval de Puebla Parade – 9th and Washington on Sunday afternoon.  

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Jiffy

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Easy French Bread

We’ve all been there – you need bread for dinner, but didn’t plan ahead to whip up a no-knead loaf, the bakery is closed, and your eyes are rolling like a slot machine at the “Italian” bread in your grocery … Continue reading

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The Edgar Allen Poe School

I spotted this fabulous architectural ornament while on one of our South Philly Safaris.

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Cinnamon Sugar Apple Muffins

On Sunday, the temperature dropped and I regretted storing my winter coat. The wind picked up, and I decided to stay put for the afternoon and whip up a batch of muffins. An apple studded, soft cake with a crunchy topping, perfect partner with … Continue reading

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