A Weekend of Events to Skate into the Holiday Season


Like it or not the holiday season swings into gear – today!  Can we please go back to calling it Sparkle Season?  Celebrate light up night downtown this evening or at one of the many other light-up-night-like events around Western, Pa in the month of November.  Share your photos with us by using the hashtag […]

Guide to Light Up Nights Around Western PA


Light up night means Downtown Pittsburgh will be hustling and bustling and basically looking like a city after 5pm. If the crowds aren’t for you – never fear – there are a bunch of light up night festivities happening in neighborhood business districts all around town.  You can get all of the Christmas-light filled fun […]

Bringing Back the Book Shops – You’re Invited to the East End Book Exchange Grand Opening

East End Book Exchange

Last July my friend Lesley wrote a post about wanting to open a book shop in Pittsburgh.  I wrote a follow up post reminicing about all of the book shops that used to be open in Sq. Hill and Oakland.  I am happy to write yet another post to tell you about the next chapter […]

Tue. Nov 13 – Propelle Holiday Happy Hour


One of the questions we are asked frequently is how do I meet new people in Pittsburgh?  If you are looking to network with other women in business – then Propelle is the organization for you.  Propelle was founded a year ago and they have been hosting happy hours, workshops on social media and other […]

This Weekend in Pgh – German Traditions, A Secret Pinball Clubhouse, Historic Murals


Steel City Roller Derby – Battle of the Burgh Sunday, November 11, 2012 Doors open at 5pm, actions beings at 6pm Allegheny Avengers vs. Penn Bruisers