Cookbook Author Elisa Costantini at Fante’s Kitchen Shop
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Cookbook Author Elisa Costantini at Fante’s Kitchen Shop

Local cookbook author Elisa Costantini will be at Fante’s on Saturday, December 23rd between 12:00-2:00 p.m. will be doing a meet and greet and signing copies of her book, Italian Moms Spreading Their Art to Every Table. Stop by and say hello to a wonderful woman who cooks from the heart and buy a few … Continue reading

Product Corner: Jabberwocky Candles
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Product Corner: Jabberwocky Candles

There are two personal reasons why I am featuring Jabberwocky Candles in the Product Corner… I love candles. These candles are food and booze-inspired. Even better! The entrepreneur behind the candles lives in Philadelphia but hails from the same area of the coal region I come from. Chief Chandler Peter Miernicki, originally from Frackville, is on … Continue reading

Product Corner: Mert’s Nuts
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Product Corner: Mert’s Nuts

Here’s a local product you need on your radar right now: Mert’s Nuts. The “Mert” behind Mert’s Nuts is Meredith Haab, who decided one holiday season to give out treat bags of her Mom’s recipe of home-roasted nuts as gifts. They were an instant hit and people kept asking for them. Before she knew it, a business … Continue reading

Local Philadelphia Foodie Gifts for Mother’s Day
Local Foodie Gifts

Local Philadelphia Foodie Gifts for Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is almost here. If you haven’t gotten something for Dear Old Mom yet, we’ve got you covered. Especially if Mom is a foodie. Here’s a list of local gifts sure to please her. Undercover Cupcakes by Cookie Confidential If Mom has a sweet tooth, she will love these cupcakes that come in a … Continue reading