Super Last Minute Pgh Xmas Shopping Guide

We are just about  t-24 hours til the end of Christmas shopping and the start of holiday festivities.  Maybe you are one of those people who ha everything wrapped and under the tree - if that is the case then this post is not for you.  If you had a busy week/month/year - you probably woke up this am with a sense of panic. Never fear! There are a number of Pittsburgh businesses who are ready and able to help you get your shopping done (and even wrap some of those gifts for you too). View the … [Read more...]

Coffee Porter Release Party

Commonplace Coffeehouse in Squirrel Hill

Two of our favorite local businesses have teamed up and we couldn't be more excited!  Come celebrate the union of East End Brewing and Squirrel Hill's Commonplace Coffeehouse and the release of their offspring, the Coffee Porter - a Porter with Commonplace coffee.  Delicious!  Awesome!  Fun!  Yes! The Release Party is this Thursday (tomorrow), December 15th from 6 - 10pm at Commonplace Coffeehouse in Squirrel Hill.  Tickets are $22 and get you a taster of the Porter, as well as a  gift bottle … [Read more...]

Holiday Card Writing Party & Let Us Send a Pgh Post Card for You


Its Chrismas Card time.  Cards are fun to get but sometimes a pain to write and send.  There is just something great about getting a letter in your mailbox that has been hand addressed.  Sure, we have email and text messaging but there is something about putting words to paper and sending them through the mail. A few weeks ago when I was browsing through the books at the EEBE I noticed a facinating book of love letters, which got me thinking about letters and modern day communications. … [Read more...]