Spring Football Fever? Check out the Pittsburgh Passion Documentary – April 5, 2009


Image by SchultzLabs via Flickr One of the things on my to do list for this spring is to attend one the Pittsburgh Passion games.  The Pittsburgh Passion is a member of the  Independent Women's Football League. This Saturday, April 5th you can support the team by attending a screening of the documentary film about the team that was produced last year.  The screening will be at the Southside Works at 2pm.  Tickets are $15 and are available at http://pittsburghpassion.com/. The documentary has … [Read more...]

More Bakery Suggestions


Image by celeste343 via Flickr Thanks to everyone who replied to last weeks post about favorite local bakeries! I loved reading everyone's responses and it is great to know that there are still quite a few local bakeries beyond the newer cupcake shops in town. Here are a few more bakery suggestions that were emailed to me. Gluuteny - A gluten free bakery in Sq. Hill. One friend of IheartPGH swears by their brownies and he is even a gluten eater. Bartram House Bakery - I know this is a drive … [Read more...]

Upgrades and Advertisements


Image via Wikipedia You may have noticed - well I hope you noticed - that we have been playing around with some advertisements over there in the sidebar.  We have been hoping to start on some upgrades to IheartPGH in the near future.  Last year the IheartPGH community was super helpful when we needed to move to a new webhost - thanks to some great volunteers we moved the website to MediaTemple and haven't had a problem with webhosting since. We have already been working with the good folks at … [Read more...]

Red Velvet Cupcake at Vanilla Pastry Studio


Red Velvet Cupcake at Vanilla Pastry Studio, originally uploaded by IheartPGH.What can I say the bakery conversation yesterday was inspiring. So we decided to make a stop at Vanilla Pastery Studio. I had the red velvet cupcake, Friend of I Heart Pgh had the hazelnut and remarked "that was the best cupcke I have ever had." … [Read more...]

Bakery Love – what is your favorite bakery?


Bakery Love - what is your favorite bakery?, originally uploaded by IheartPGH. I had cupcakes on my mind yesterday morning, I was looking for some snacks to take to a meeting, I was thinking about how much I liked the Waldorf bakery that used to be on Murray ave in Sq. Hill (it is now a Panera). I ended up making a stop at Prantl's bakery on Walnut St. In shady side. Prantl's is well known for their burnt almond torte. I also think that they have quite an amazing selection of treats. I … [Read more...]