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Five Pittsburgh Salad Shops to Try During National Salad Month

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Five Pittsburgh Salad Shops to Try During National Salad Month

There is no doubt, our city is widely known for foods like pierogies and Primanti Bros. But, we don’t only like to stack fries on our sandwiches! Pittsburgh is also known for topping our salads with all that crispy, greasy goodness, too.  Since May is National Salad Month, we’re highlighting a few of our favorite spots to get a great salad in Pittsburgh—french fries or no

Five Ways to Celebrate Mom in Pittsburgh This Mother’s Day

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Five Ways to Celebrate Mom in Pittsburgh This Mother’s Day

Some people do Mother’s Day the flowers way, or the jewelry way or the chocolate-dipped fruit way. But, for those of us in Pittsburgh, there are a few ways to show Mom you care with a little hometown flare.  Mother’s Day is this weekend, and if you’re still looking for a way to impress the special moms in your life, Pittsburgh has some options that are sure to let her know

Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Pittsburgh This Fall

Five Fun and Free Things to Do in Pittsburgh This Fall

One of the greatest things about living in the Pittsburgh region is being able to enjoy four distinct seasons. Now that we are in the middle of the beautiful fall season, we can’t help but share some of the awesome things to do around Pittsburgh during this crisp, cool season. Oh, yes, they’re also FREE! Here are five of our favorite free things to do in Pittsburgh in the fall: V

National Pizza Month - Our Favorite Pizza in Pittsburgh

National Pizza Month - Our Favorite Pizza in Pittsburgh

Step aside pumpkin spice, October is all about pizza. Seriously, October is National Pizza Month! From thin crusts to extra cheese, we’re digging up some of the best pizzerias in Pittsburgh. Now, it’s no secret that Western Pennsylvania is packed full of pizza parlors, so in order to narrow down the best of the best, we’ve asked a few of our agents and employees to share their

Enjoy National Eat Outside Day on a Porch or Patio in Pittsburgh

Enjoy National Eat Outside Day on a Porch or Patio in Pittsburgh

Today is National Eat Outside Day! While many Yinzers may argue that the best places to enjoy a meal outside are at PNC Park or Heinz Field, our hometown teams don’t happen to be playing today. Luckily for anyone who lives or works in Pittsburgh, there are so many great options when it comes to outdoor dining. In fact, it is pretty easy to find outdoor dining options all over the city!  

Five Ways to Celebrate National Family Fun Month in Pittsburgh

Five Ways to Celebrate National Family Fun Month in Pittsburgh

Summer vacation season may be winding down as back-to-school season creeps in this month. But, that is no reason for the fun to end. August is National Family Fun Month and Pittsburgh is the perfect place to find family fun! Here are five fun things to do with your family in Pittsburgh before summer ends: 1. Walk on the wild side at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium. Where else can yo

Celebrate Summer Around Pittsburgh: Mini-Vacation Ideas

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Celebrate Summer Around Pittsburgh: Mini-Vacation Ideas

It’s summer vacation season and although Pittsburgh gives you plenty of reasons to stick around for a stay-cation, there also are a lot of great spots for weekend getaways around the ‘Burgh. Instead of booking a flight to a tropical destination, you can just take a short drive and enjoy some of these mini-vacation spots that are close to the city. 1. Seven Springs Mountain Resort

Make Mother’s Day Plans – The Pittsburgh Way!

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Make Mother’s Day Plans – The Pittsburgh Way!

May has arrived and it is officially time to trade in those April showers for Mother’s Day flowers and Memorial Day fun! You’ve still got plenty of time to plan your end-of-the-month BBQ, but you're running out of time to make sure that Mom’s day is a special one. Luckily, Pittsburgh has  plenty to offer when it comes to showering Mom with the appreciation she deserve

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day with Pittsburgh’s Best Pasta!

Celebrate National Spaghetti Day with Pittsburgh’s Best Pasta!

Talk about totally derailing your New Year’s resolution before you even get started! Tomorrow is National Spaghetti Day! How can you not indulge in those oh-so-crave-worthy carbs?! Now, Pittsburgh may be known for regional favorites like pierogies and Primanti Bros., but anyone who lives in Pittsburgh will tell you that there is some pretty good pasta to be found in the city, too. In hono

Brrr! Ten of the Best Things to Do in Pittsburgh this Winter!

Brrr! Ten of the Best Things to Do in Pittsburgh this Winter!

One of the things that so many people love about living in the city of Pittsburgh is the opportunity to enjoy all four seasons. Whether it is during the busy holiday season or in the wintry start to the New Year, Pittsburgh has an abundance of winter fun for all ages. Here are five outdoor winter activities you won’t want to miss in Pittsburgh this winter: Ski, Pittsburgh! Both Seve