Seasonal Musings: Make your flowers blossom

By Elisa Ludwig   The arrival of spring this year has been more of an ongoing process than a definitive shift in seasons, but now that it’s finally here to… Read More

At Home: Sampling Ceviche in the Galapagos Islands

By Steve Poses   As a storm buried Philadelphia in snow and ice, Christina and I landed on the equator, 600 miles out in the Pacific. We stepped off our… Read More

By the Glass: Punches are trending again, and here’s why

By Larry Sterner   For the children of the 1950s and 1960s, the idea of a party drink known as  “punch” conjures visions of a large cut-glass bowl with matching… Read More

Sweet Talk: Dessert for a crowd the easy way

By Elisa Ludwig   A few easy (and seasonal) ways to serve dessert to guests at home For some home cooks entertaining a crowd, it’s enough to get a first… Read More

The Takeaway: An Easter lamb dish to end all Easter lamb dishes

By Elisa Ludwig   If your family is less than enthusiastic about the prospect of a humdrum store-bought ham, Steve’s recipe for leg of lamb rolled up with briny anchovies, tender… Read More

Party in Focus: Frog preps for a legendary annual party

It’s the biggest annual event on Frog’s catering calendar, and one of the nation’s oldest and most comprehensive science galas. The Awards Ceremony Dinner, to be held this year on… Read More

TFI News: The Franklin Institute Awards

Philadelphia has a long history of leading innovation, generating new and progressive ideas, and making those ideas a reality—a legacy set forth by Benjamin Franklin.  The Franklin Institute Awards have… Read More

Community News: Where to source edible flowers in the region

To find edible fresh flowers, visit the produce section of Whole Foods, farmer’s markets, or Fair Food Farmstand and Iovine Brothers in the Reading Terminal Market. Of course, you can… Read More

Fresh From the Oven: A Letter From Frog Commissary CEO Christina Sterner

‘Tis the season for gathering with loved ones. Steve and I just came back from London where we went to celebrate birthdays. The trip served as a needed respite after… Read More

The Latest from The Franklin Institute

This season, The Franklin Institute features two new and exciting exhibits, Jurassic World: The Exhibition and Robot Revolution, supported by Google.org with additional major support from The Boeing Company. 2016… Read More