Leaf Watching at Your Own Pace

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This time of year, as the weather begins to cool and people bring their winter clothes out of storage, the full glory of nature is on display. A quintessential autumn event, the changing color of the leaves brings thousands out into the wilderness to pay witness to the beautiful reds, oranges, and yellows of deciduous […]

Product of the Week: Heated Foot Massagers

Heated foot massager

I recently read this New York Times article about the Best Shoes for Travel. Heather Poole, arguably Twitter’s most famous flight attendant, stated that her solution for tired feet was using a heated foot massager by HoMedics after a long trip. I was surprised to learn that they cost only $24.99 – I might have […]

Product of the Week: The SKWOOSH Travel Cushion

The SKWOOSH™ Travel cushion

Do the new too-thin padded economy class seats on airplanes hurt your butt? They do for me especially when I’m sitting in an exit row and flying across the country. I usually end up sitting on my sweatshirt to get some relief but this new gel-filled travel cushion ($29.99) looks enticing since it claims to […]

Kids and Cocktails at Jones

Interior Design.

- By Dan Lantz – Every time my wife and I head into the city center of Philadelphia with the kids, we try to find “grown up” restaurants that are kid-friendly. On this trip, we decided to check out a place called Jones.  It’s a “comfort food” restaurant with 70’s “Brady Bunch” interior.  The atmosphere was […]