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Where to Celebrate Spring in West Chester

After a long and cold winter, spring is just about upon us! This season more than ever, we all could use some flowers, greenery and sunshine. While it may take a few weeks for spring to have truly sprung, now is the perfect time to break your sneakers back in and take in the spring sights, sounds and smells in Philly. There are plenty of green spaces to do…

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How to Have a Memorable St. Paddy’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is usually an opportunity to spend a weekend bar hopping, getting in touch with old friends and new over beers and some great Irish food. Because of the current health crisis, however, many of those traditions have to look a little different this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still get in the spirit of the holiday, all right near your Chestnut Square apartment. West…

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Where to Get a Romantic Dinner Right Near Home

Like many holidays we’ve had over the past year, Valentine’s Day is going to look a little different this year. A fancy dinner out is usually most couples’ go-to idea for a romantic Valentine’s outing but, with capacity limits, temporary closures and more, an exciting dinner date may seem out of reach for 2021. However, there are many eateries right near your Chestnut Square apartment that are offering their…

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How to Celebrate the Super Bowl in 2021

For football fans, the biggest day of the year is almost here! Super Bowl Sunday is slated for Feb. 7 and, while the in-person crowd will likely be smaller than usual, it’s still set to be a blockbuster TV event—that you can enjoy right from your Chestnut Square apartment, with some help from the local food and drink scene! The Eagles may have had a disappointing season but that…

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New Year, New You in West Chester

The year 2020 is finally in the history books! Now, it’s time to focus on the year to come—which many of us often start with New Year’s resolutions. Getting fit and in shape is usually one of the most common goals. You can definitely get started right at home at your Chestnut Square apartment, with your state-of-the-art fitness center. And if you’re looking to add to your routine with…

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How to Celebrate the Holidays in West Chester this Year

Big family dinners, holiday festivals, beloved local holiday traditions—all of these are going to look quite different this year. But even if your focus is on safety, that doesn’t mean you can’t still find ways to enjoy the sights, sounds and spirit of the holiday season without ever leaving from your Chestnut Square apartment. One such way to do that is at the Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center. While…

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Give the Gift of Time This Holiday Season

Finding the perfect gift for everyone on your list can be quite a challenge. Finding the perfect gift during a pandemic presents even more of an obstacle. This year, instead of running from shop to shop, stay safe at your Chestnut Square apartment and instead brainstorm some ways to give the gift of time to your loved ones. While many of the events gift-givers usually think of—theater, sports games,…

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Where to Shop on Small Business Saturday

The holiday shopping season is sure to look and feel a bit different this year. But, while it may be tempting to avoid shops altogether and do all of your gift-buying online, there’s more reason than ever this year to get out and about on Small Business Saturday. The weekend after Thanksgiving, small businesses around the area will roll out the sales and the welcome mat for holiday shoppers.…

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Where to Shop for Sweater Weather Season

A fall chill is in the air and that means one thing: sweater weather! While there may not be as many fall festivals and fire pit gatherings as we usually see around this time of year, there’s still plenty of reason to treat yourself to some new fall threads. It’s been a tough year for everyone and some retail therapy is always a great way to burn off stress…

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Where to Get Fresh Produce Near Home

As health concerns remain a top priority, many of us have shifted how we do our food shopping and adapted to new safety protocols. While trips to the grocery store may be fewer and farther between, you can still get fresh food right near your Chestnut Square apartment, all while remaining safe and socially distant. Farmers markets are a great alternative to crowded grocery stores, providing open-air shopping that…

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