Philadelphia, PA - Rachel Lisner, of Sycamore, had struggled with her weight for most her life, losing some, gaining more. When she reached a high of over 400 pounds and could not keep up with her active 10-year-old son, she said "enough is enough" and elected to undergo bariatric weight loss surgery at Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital in Geneva, Illinois.
Philadelphia, PA - Spring Training at Dilworth Park comes back this April alongside a variety of complimentary outdoor activities Tuesdays through Thursdays, April 3 through May 24. Top-notch instructors will lead free of charge outdoor training courses to help you get in shape while specialists from Rothman Institute will attend a few classes providing tips on stretching and injury prevention. All conditioning classes are led by knowledgeable trainers from Optimal Sport Health Clubs. The schedule will be:
Philadelphia, PA - The Piazza at Schmidt’s Commons is pleased to announce the addition of Orangetheory Fitness to its exciting mix of retail, restaurants and lifestyle leases. The energizing and fast-growing international fitness franchise will open the doors to its boutique studio the first week of January, 2018.
Philadelphia, PA - "Here’s Why I’m Building Something Around Mental Health" The thought of the next day was like a cold breeze. The type of cold that made you hot on the inside. My brain forced thoughts out, but to only go through the hot path of my negative thoughts first. And then to the outskirts of my own two eyes. My mind corrupt from the sadness that each day brings, but having a small batch of freedom every full moon.
Green City Beauty – Antique’s Row new-world newcomer has won awards for its gentle, natural sugaring and offers a range of customizable facial and body treatments, using eco-friendly ingredients along the way.
Body Restoration – The exclusive focus at this Center City day spa: skincare and massage therapy. The petite specialty practice uses French depilatory wax, offers detoxifying wraps and applies aromatherapeutic, paraben-free products during facials.
Antoinette Day Spa – This Purebeauty Salon and Spa group member is located on a Main Line Victorian property, where it offers national organization’s signature stress-buster massages, no-chip pedicures, customized peels and aromatherapy-enhanced body masks and polishes. Spa packages cater to brides, moms-to-be, men and anyone seeking a little R&R.
Philadelphia, PA - Thinking about visiting the 2018 Philly Home Show? We fit as many events, features and vendors into the Pennsylvania Convention Center as we can, so doing it all may seem overwhelming. We’ve picked eight highlights to be sure to check off your list. See our top eight things to do at the 2018 Philly Home Show.
Amazulu Collections – Charita Powell, owner. Seven days a week and for nearly 30 years, this popular Reading Terminal Market stand has represented artists from all over the world and lived the motto, “where cultures meet.” For sale: handmade folk dolls, original paintings, body care, cultural clothing—including Urban Karma, Powell’s pattern-rich clothing collection for women and men—and her signature sterling silver jewelry of her own design, made by Indonesian artisans.
Charlie’s Jeans – Sebastian McCall, owner. This Old City spot is known and loved for its staff of fit experts. Slim, distressed, dark, flare, pencil, straight, bootcut, styles for work or for play are all on the menu, so is the store’s American-made denim brand, Sebastian McCall Jeans, named for its owner.