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#FreelanceFriday

Franktuary staff and guests are big fans of Lawrenceville coffee shop Espresso a Mano. Freelancers alike enjoy their delicious coffee and quiet atmosphere. But sometimes you need a little more elbow room than their tables can provide, especially on a busy Friday. Get...

Restaurant Mom: House of Horrors

Restaurant Mom: House of Horrors

Every family has an epic story of illness. When I was in kindergarten, my parents and I all got what we refer to as The Death Flu. For about 48 hours, one or more of us was violently ill. My mom and dad knew that whichever of them wasn’t leaning over the toilet...

The Garden Thrives!

The Garden Thrives!

Oh hello there friends. Much has happened in the garden since our last glimpse behind the bushes. I have planted most of our seedlings and we’re quickly filling the remaining garden spaces with more young plants. We installed a fence to protect our tomatoes, set...

Sunday Brunch x2: 5 June 2016

We’re introducing Salchipapas at our Lawrenceville brunch today, so come in for this Peruvian street food delicacy! Brunch specials and regular menu will be served in Market Square – if you’re headed to the Arts Festival we’re just a...

#Garden2016: Behind the Bushes

#Garden2016: Behind the Bushes

Hello again, my friends. We’ve made lots of strides in the garden since the last post. We’ve begun a Garden Feature on the Sunday brunch menu and will be continuing to showcase our produce as the season takes off. Be sure to keep an eye out for the fresh...

#DevourTheCompetition in Market Square!

#DevourTheCompetition in Market Square!

It’s baseball season and we’ve got you covered for delicious game day food! All season, Franktuary is creating a featured frank for each city the Buccos play. Every home game, swing by our Market Square location – just a short, FREE T ride from PNC...

#Garden2016: Welcome to the Garden!

#Garden2016: Welcome to the Garden!

Hello Franktuary fans! My name is Haven; I am the new gardener at the Lawrenceville Franktuary. I am excited to begin planting herbs and veggies in our garden, so that you may enjoy them fresh on your plate. We’ve already started seedlings indoors, and once the...

Restaurant Mom: Motivation by Pixellation

Restaurant Mom: Motivation by Pixellation

I spend a lot of time thinking about motivation.  At the restaurant, I’m constantly pondering what makes people stay, work hard, leave, work less than optimally, choose to complain, choose not to complain, and generally be part of two categories: people I...

Restaurant Mom: Home Purchase Is Not An Emergency

Restaurant Mom: Home Purchase Is Not An Emergency

We are a family in search of a home. The evening routine in our one bedroom apartment goes something like this: clean up the living room while The Bean wanders around without a diaper – this helps clear up diaper rash, and adds an element of terror to the...