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How the Grinch Stole Christmas in Philadelphia

Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas is a staple in the lineup of Christmas stories we watch again and again during the holidays. Whether you’re a purist and choose the original cartoon version or prefer the live-action Jim Carrey rendition, it’s a heart-warming story perfect for the holiday season. Just for a short time […]

Celebrating the Holidays as a Family in Washington, D.C.

Head to Washington, D.C.’s National Harbor district for a top-notch family Christmas, with all the amenities and activities you need to make this season a magical one. Through Jan. 1, 2019, check out the now famous interactive ICE! attraction at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. Two million pounds of ice are hand-carved into vibrant, […]

Shady Brook Farm Holiday Light Show

By Audrey Lee Originally a wholesale farm providing radishes, celery, beets and spinach to markets around Philadelphia, Shady Brook Farm in Yardley, Pennsylvania, has grown to be a fun family farm dedicated to putting smiles on the faces of everyone who visits. During the holiday season, more than 3 million lights illuminate the farm’s property for […]

Experiences to Gift This Holiday Season

by Audrey Lee Thinking of gift ideas for the loved ones in your life can be a hard task, especially when they are at an age that is hard to buy for. Younger kids are happy with the brightly colored toys and games waiting for them under the tree while pre-teens, teens and young adults […]

Christmas Season in Italy is Perfect for Couples

Join Italians as they get ready for the holidays, shopping at Christmas markets, savoring seasonal foods and visiting Nativity scenes in Rome, Florence, Assisi and Naples. In between the pre-holiday activities, pause often to savor the moment in a café and relax over a cozy dinner for two in a traditional trattoria. Colorful street markets […]

Holiday in San Francisco Bay

Heading to the San Francisco Bay area this holiday season? You won’t have any trouble finding activities fit for the family in winter. Despite the California zip code, sweater weather is in full swing, the seasonal festivities are nearly endless and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. While the weather and attractions are […]