Have you heard about Canal House? It’s a food and photography studio located in an old newspaper printing office in rural New Jersey, not far from the Delaware River. Owned and operated by Melissa Hamilton and Christopher Hirsheimer, the central product of Canal House has been their series of shockingly lovely cookbooks, released three times per annum for the last two years.
This summer, they’re moving beyond the page to host a Small Holding Festival. On Saturday, July 9 from 11 a.m – 3 p.m., they’ll host workshops on raising bees, making your mozzarella, eating what you grow, keeping chickens at home and building a pizza oven in your backyard. Special guests include Sunset Magazine editor Margo True and her co-authors of The One Block Feast.
Uwishunu has caught a case of Oscar Fever. With all the buzz around Silver Linings Playbook and its eight oscar nominations this Sunday, we couldn’t help but get caught up in it all. We’ve rounded up our top picks for Oscar Viewing parties on Sunday; we’ve put together a Silver Linings-themed itinerary of Philadelphia; and […]
Teuscher Chocolates, whose Philly outpost is one of only ten in the U.S., has been declared the Best Chocolate in the World by National Geographic who, just over a year ago, gave us some dessert love by naming Capogiro the #1 ice cream spot in the world. Dolf Teuscher founded his chocolate house 70 years […]
There's a chill in the air, which means that the holidays are upon us. That, in turn, means that it's time to start thinking about decorating and gifting. If you're looking to go green — literally and figuratively — this holiday season, check out the annual Holiday Bazaar at Greensgrow Farms. The event runs two […]
If fashion design is up your alley, you won't want to miss this "tailor-made" event. Norman Porter, a local denim, canvas and leather company, will be demonstrating how to construct denim jeans at Art in the Age on Friday, November 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. Learn the fascinating process of denim and leather crafting […]