Have a Handmade Halloween – Halloween Classes & Activities Around Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Halloween Classes

In addition to pumpkin pickin and hay rides, there are lots of other ways to get into the Halloween spirit around Pittsburgh this week.  While the Pittsburgh Glass Center’s blown glass pumpkin workshop has already sold out, there is still plenty of space left in the other workshops.  I know the glass workshops are popular […]

Video of Goat vs. Little Lion at Schramm Farms

goat eats kid in lion costume

I am not one for watching and sharing animal videos.  But, I will make exceptions … my friend Olga shared this video of her daughter visiting Schramm Farm and meeting the goats.  Olga’s daughter was wearing her lion costume to visit the farm. This goat was a fan of this little lion and Olga happened to […]

Pitt-starter: Less than 24hrs to Help DuoScreen Reach Goal


Pitt-starter is our series of blog posts on Pittsburgh related crowdfunding campaigns.  You can check out past Pitt-starter posts here. It is down to the wire for this one, but Pittsburghers are good at lastminute comebacks.  DuoScreen is a Pittsburgh startup that is part of the ThrillMill incubator in East Liberty.  I have had the […]

Like, Follow, Love – Handcrafted Vote Signs, Beer & Ice Cream Sandwiches, Update on Superior Motors


Here are a whole lot of links from around the web that I think Pittsburgh lovers will like… LIKE on Facebook: Pole-2-Polls is crafting out the vote.  A group of local crafters are making handmade vote signs that are showing up around town. FOLLOW on Twitter: @AlcosanWWTP get to know your local wastewater treatment plant […]

Get Ready for Pittsburgh Specialty Coffee Week

Pittsburgh Coffee Week

Move over Pittsburgh Craft Beer Week, the coffee lovers are taking over.  Next week, October 13-18, is Pittsburgh Specialty Coffee Week. Daily Coffee News has all the details and a preview of some of the specialty coffee week events – get all of the details here. Follow @PghCoffeeWeek for updates.