A Tale of Eating & Shopping on 13th Street – Five Great Spots

I love streetscapes designed with the needs of people in mind.  Additionally stores and restaurants built on a warm and welcoming scale tend to work their way into my heart, assuming they serve good food and sell good products.  Thirteenth Street in Philadelphia and specifically the single block between Chestnut and Sansom is a small […]

Five great places to satisfy your pizza craving – Pizza Philadelphia Style

Philadelphia is clearly a city with a large and significant Italian heritage.  As with other large American cities, Italian immigration greatly enriched the culture in general and is evidenced quite vibrantly in food culture.  Many specialties were introduced to the American palate through the opening of Italian restaurants and specialty shops featuring food that people […]