Mary Clare Fischer, Philly Mag

Mary Clare Fischer

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Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Past articles by Mary:

5 Lovely, Shaded Walks You Can Take in Philly to Get Away From the Summer Heat

Staying inside isn't the only option to enjoy the dog days of summer. Here, five shaded walks you can take to get away from Philly's heat. → Read More

For Every Serving of Hot Cereal Bought, This Local Company Donates Another One to a Food Bank

The Soulfull Project is trying to reduce food insecurity, one bowl of steaming grains at a time, by donating cereal to food banks. → Read More

Announcing Be Well Philly's November Studio of the Month: Teranga Yoga

This month, our Be Well Philly members can enjoy a complimentary class at Teranga Yoga as part of our Studio of the Month series. → Read More

How to Find a Therapist in Philadelphia

Your ultimate guide to navigating the complex world of counseling, with tips and advice from local therapists themselves. → Read More

Why You'll Really Be Glowing When You Walk out of This Manayunk Spray Tan Studio

Sasha Fedunchak, owner of Vacay Beauty in Manayunk, is on a quest to make sure the spray tan experience empowers as well as bronzes you. → Read More

This Pair of Bison Fiber Hiking Socks Will Make Your Feet so Happy

United By Blue's new trail socks, made with their signature bison fibers, give you a reason to get excited about the cold weather. → Read More

16 Philly Studios With the Restorative Yoga Classes Your Body (and Mind!) Needs

As we move into the cold winter season, these stretching-based, prop-heavy restorative yoga sessions will relieve your stress. → Read More

You Can Take a Walk With Goats for Free, and It's As Great as It Sounds

We joined the Philly Goat Project at the Awbury Arboretum for one of the nonprofit's bimonthly community walks with herds of gentle goats. → Read More

Giant Heirloom's Northern Liberties Grocery Store Will Have a Full Taproom and Gaming Area

When it opens on November 15th, the Giant Heirloom in Northern Liberties will come with 41 taps, six arcade games, three video game consoles, and more. → Read More

Philadelphia Runner Is Opening a Store in the King of Prussia Mall

This will be the fifth location — and the first in suburbia — for Philadelphia Runner, a local athletic gear and footwear store. → Read More

We Talked to Dermatologists and Skincare Entrepreneurs About How to Take Better Care of Your Dry Winter Skin

Philly-area dermatologists and skincare entrepreneuers weighed in about how to address the dry, flaking, itchy patches of skin that develop in the winter. → Read More

I Went on a Mindful Hike in the Wissahickon, and It Was Glorious

Brandi Aulston's Hike & Heal program adds a mindful twist to monthly hikes. → Read More

Calling All Runners: You Should Take Better Care of Your Feet. Here's How.

Runners (and other fitness fanatics), you're probably beating up on your feet. Here are six ways to strengthen and loosen up your overworked soles. → Read More

A Millennial-Friendly Facial Spot Is Opening in Rittenhouse

Heyday is breaking the spa mold, one less expensive facial at a time. → Read More

Why Is This Philly-Area Construction Company Teaching Its Workers to Take Deep Breaths?

We visited EDA Contractors to find out how the suburban organization is driving an emotional revolution, starting with deep breaths. → Read More

The Gritty 5K Was Yesterday, and the Costumes Were as Epic as You’d Expect

For the city's first Gritty 5K, Philadelphians donned impressive costumes and represented the Gritiverse well. Here are some of the most epic. → Read More

5 Ways Non-Vegans Can Enjoy Philly's Fall Vegan Restaurant Week

Everything from Thanksgiving dinner to "cheesesteaks" is on the menu during the meat-free extravaganza that is Philly's fall Vegan Restaurant Week. → Read More

Trader Joe's Is Opening a Second Location in Philadelphia

A new Trader Joe's in Philadelphia, an Amazon grocery store potentially moving in, and why we love Sprouts Farmers Market's new self-checkout stations. → Read More

Inside the Philly Journaling Workshop That Brings Up All the Feels

I was convinced expressive writing couldn't work for me, but the Philly-based Creative Collective journaling sessions proved me wrong. → Read More

Vegan Cheese Has Come to Mainstream Pizza, and We're Not Mad About It

Vegan pizzas are flying off the brick-oven peels at mom-and-pop shop Joe's Pizza in Center City, and we're not mad about it. → Read More