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Cure Your Cabin Fever at This Local Park

The last few months may have had you spending lots of time on the couch of your Chestnut Square apartment, but with spring soon turning into summer, there’s no better time to get out and about and enjoy the sunshine. While getting back to normal is going to take some time, a simple stroll in the park can still be a safe and healthy way to get a change…

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How to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo from Home

Cinco de Mayo is typically a time for festive fun, full of tacos and tequilas and lots of celebrating. However, the last few months have been hard on everyone, and celebrating may be the last thing on most people’s minds. But, the occasion only comes around once a year, so why not still pay tribute in a low-key way, all without leaving your Chestnut Square apartment? Food is a…

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Learn More About West Chester from Home

The business closures that have swept the nation in recent weeks have made going out and about near your Chestnut Square apartment a challenge—but staying in doesn’t mean you have to just veg in front of the TV! There are lots of ways to keep engaged and educated even when you’re stuck inside. One good outlet is the Chester County Historical Society, which has an active online catalogue that’s…

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Where to Celebrate St. Paddy’s in West Chester

One of the biggest party days of the year is almost here! On St. Patrick’s Day (and the weekends before and after!), West Chester becomes a sea of green as partiers don their shamrocks and raise a glass (or a few) to the holiday. With nearly every bar going green for the occasion, it can be hard to find an authentic spot to celebrate St. Patty’s—but luckily your Chestnut…

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Where to Find Hot Chocolate in West Chester

The chilly weather has settled into West Chester, and it may have you dreaming about the lazy days of summer, strolling from your Chestnut Square apartment into the heart of downtown to chill off with some gelato. While that time is still a ways off, you can still take that stroll—though this time to warm up! Gemelli Gelato is known for its namesake, the handcrafted sweet treat that’s always…

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No Date for Valentine’s Day? No Problem! 

Valentine’s Day is a perfect time to show your sweetheart just what they mean to you with a romantic dinner, chocolates and flowers, or even a home-cooked meal in your Chestnut Square apartment. But what if you’re going stag this year? You don’t have to wallow with ice cream and Netflix—you can enjoy the spirit of the holiday by showing your closest friends some love with a night out…

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Keep Up Your New Year’s Resolution With This Workout

The gifts are unwrapped, the holiday get-togethers are finally over and the New Year’s Eve festivities produced lots of great stories—now it’s time to get into the swing of 2020! With the hectic holiday season behind us, many of us are likely buckling down on the fitness front finally, getting back to the gym after some lazy days off and back to eating right after a few weeks of…

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Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in West Chester

New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year—and there are plenty of ways to get in on all the fun here in West Chester. From open bar parties to swanky dance clubs, the options are endless, and many are right near your Chestnut Square apartment—which can mean making plans can be a bit stressful. If you’re looking to take the pressure out of the…

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Where to Spend Thanksgiving Eve 

Many of us spend Thanksgiving chowing down on turkey and all the fixin’s—but the night before the big holiday, it’s all about the partying! Thankfully, there are lots of hot spots right near your Chestnut Square apartment where you can let loose, make memories and enjoy the sights and sounds of West Chester at the holidays. But our neighborhood is brimming with so many options for entertainment—from corner bars…

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Where to Find the Best Oktoberfest in West Chester

The month of October brings lots of exciting fall fun: sweater weather, pumpkin spice and firepit parties. One of the best ways to welcome autumn near your Chestnut Square apartment is at one of the many fall festivals taking place in and around Philly this month. Some emphasize fashion, others art and still others music—but most have one thing in common: brews! Oktoberfest-themed events abound in the area this…

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