The Weekend Guide

blue cross riverrink!

Bring on the ice age.

Blue Cross RiverRink

What: Live out your Olympic fantasies or just congratulate yourself for just staying upright.
Why: Download the free Go Figure app for tutorials (stunts and spins) and calorie-burning calculations.
When: Thru Mar. 3. Schedule at riverrink.com.
Where: Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd., at Market St. (215-925-7465). Rink admission is $9; skate rental, $4.

Bredenbeck’s Bakery Gingerbread Kits

What: Everything you need — cookie people, royal icing, decor ($7-$55) — to spice up the dessert table.
Why: You can spring for a predecorated abode if you’re too busy to play Frank Lloyd Wright.
When: Thru Dec. 31. Mon.-Sat., 6:30 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., 7 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 8126 Germantown Ave. (215-247-7374).

Emergency Extractions

What: Enlist medical aesthetician Naomi Fenlin to eradicate unwelcome guests come holiday party time ($35/half hour). Isolaz’s lasers kill bacteria and lessen breakouts.
Why: Leave the red nose to Rudolph.
When: Mon. & Wed.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Tues., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: About Face Skin Care, 1015 Chestnut St., ste. 1205 (215-923-5001).

Feast of Time Calendar

What: Josie Mosser and Corina Dross’s illustrated timekeeper ($25-$27) unfolds in a strange metadigestive circle of life (wolf eats bees; mountain engulfs wolf).
Why: You resolve to eat more balanced meals.
When: Thurs.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-4 p.m.
Where: VIX Emporium, 5009 Baltimore Ave. (215-471-7700); at etsy.com.

Photo: Ed Savaria / Courtesy of Blue Cross RiverRink

1015 Chestnut St
ste 1205
Philadelphia, PA 19107
5009 Baltimore Ave
@ S 50th St
Philadelphia, PA 19143
Columbus Blvd
@ Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19106
8126 Germantown Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19118