This week on FYI Philly ....
Mother's Day is fast-approaching! We've got some great gift ideas and new dining options for you to celebrate with the special mom(s) in your life.
We take you to a third generation family bakery run by a husband and wife. For inspiration, we meet a couple juggling six kids and six restaurants! Plus, as Jamie Apody welcomes baby No. 3, she checks out a place that's perfect for the whole family.
FYI Philly airs Saturdays at 7 p.m. with encore shows Sundays at midnight. Here are the details on this week's features:
Open and wrap-up shooting location
Shofuso Japanese House and Garden
West Fairmount Park, Lansdowne Dr. and Horticultural Dr., Philadelphia
Mother's Day Tea Ceremony (1-2, 2:30-3:30 p.m.)
Center City adds some new flavor
Alicia Vitarelli visits two new center city restaurants bringing something fresh to the city. Res Ipsa is an all-day café with Sicilian style dishes while Veda serves up modern Indian bistro fares.
2218 Walnut Street, Philadelphia
Facebook: Res Ipsa | Instagram: @resipsaphilly
1920 Chestnut St, Philadelphia
Beer and wine fest at the ballpark
It's a whole new experience at the ballpark. Melissa Magee previews the inaugural All Star Craft Beer & Wine Festival at Citizens Bank Park coming up on May 20th.
The All Star Craft Beer and Wine Festival
Citizens Bank Park
1 Citizens Bank Way, Philadelphia
Saturday May 20, 2017, 3-7 p.m.
Flowers in full bloom for mom
With Mother's Day fast-approaching, we visit a Mount Airy florist for a look at some beautiful bouquets and some DIY tips for creating our own!
6633 and 6513 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia
Dirty Dancing Sweepstakes
Dirty Dancing: Merriam Theater, May 16-21
250 S Broad St, Philadelphia
Win (2) tickets to see Dirty Dancing live
Spread a little love with these jars
You can't keep the lid on love. Little Love Jar is a company that helps collect special notes into a jar and then delivers that jar to a special someone. Heartfelt words that make great gifts for any occasion!
Twitter: @LittleLoveJar | Instagram: @little_love_jar
Salt Cave Therapy
Spa treatments are always a solid choice but for something a little different, we headed to Pottstown -- home to a Himalayan Salt Cave where you can escape from a hectic day and into an ancient place of healing and relaxation.
Himalayan Salt and Wellness Cave
1494 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown
Summit Cakery serves up family sweets
Karen Rogers takes us to a South Jersey bakery now being run by the third generation and staying true to the scratch-made recipes that have been in the family for decades.
1006 Mantua Pike, Woodbury Heights (N.J.)
Slice Pizza & P'unk Burger Family
Alicia Vitarelli takes us inside the life of a growing South Philadelphia family that's growing its restaurant empire. A husband and wife who just welcomed babies five and six (twins!)
and are getting set to open restaurant No. 6!
1180 South 10th Street, Philadelphia
1740 Sansom Street, Philadelphia
431 E. Girard Ave, Philadelphia
Tower Square Shopping Center
137 Egg Harbor Rd, Washington Twp, (N.J.)
1823 Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia
Take a leap at Jason Avant's trampoline park
As Jamie Apody prepared to welcome her third child, she found a perfect place for the family to have fun. A new trampoline park opened by former Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant!
1500 Almonesson Rd, Deptford Township (N.J.)
CHOP Daisy Days 31-Day Challenge
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Donate or enter the challenge: 31-day challenge
Cape May Beach Plum Fest
Beach Plum Farm is a destination down the shore but not necessarily for the beach. Melissa Magee heads to West Cape May in search of true farm-to-table experience.
Spring Dinners on Friday nights.
Spring Festival at the Farm on Saturdays.
140 Stevens St, Cape May (N.J.)
Loves the Arts: Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
Pictures at an Exhibition
May 14, 2:30 PM | May 15, 7:30 PM
The Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater
300 South Broad Street, Philadelphia
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA)
116th Annual Student Exhibition
Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
128 North Broad Street, Philadelphia
Preview Party: May 11, 4-9 p.m.
Galleries of the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building
Shelter Me with PSPCA
350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia