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Local Business Spotlight: Fare, 2028 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Behind the Business: Fare was opened back in 2014 with the intention of bringing the popular “farm-to-table” trend to the residents of Fairmount. They achieve this by really focusing their menu to include local and sustainable ingredients, vendors, and local merchants and purveyors. Not only is the food local but the owners are as well. Being residents…

9 Ways To Organize Your Bedroom This Summer

The most organized and serene rooms all have several things in common: lighting, storage,minimal decor, furniture, and organizational prowess. One thing you will never find in a sereneroom is clutter. When you organize your spaces, you systematically organize your life. Whetheryou are going to sleep at night or getting up in the morning, a little…

Local Business Spotlight: Fairmount Hardware, 2003-11 Fairmount Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Behind the Business: Fairmount Hardware has had a presence in the Fairmount Area for over 20 years. In 2013 the store went through a revitalization when it went under new management,which has brought a breath of fresh air to the long standing neighborhood establishment. As a longtime resident of Fairmount himself, the Owner wanted to…

Should You Downsize Your Home During a Pandemic?

The pandemic has fueled a lot of changes in all aspects of our lifestyle and economy, including the real estate market. In the past year, we’ve witnessed buyers rushing to purchase new and more spacious homes with outdoor space. This trend has been leaning strongly towards going bigger, but experts say it might not be…

Local Business Spotlight: Coffee Cream & Dreams, 1500 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130

Behind the Business: There are hundreds of thousands of people out there who dream of quitting their jobs and opening their own business. Most of the time it stays a dream, but Stephanie Ford and Sonja West did it! Building off of their love of not just coffee but of the whole coffee shop experience,…