Family & Pets
Summer certainly gets expensive when the kids are out of school with birthday parties, summer camps, weekend outings and vacations. Fortunately, Pittsburgh is rife with great, inexpensive places and things to see, hear and do with your family all summer long.
It seems as if winter has relinquished its destructive grip on the Pittsburgh region and that means swimming pools are preparing for an annual start-up for the Memorial Day weekend.
Mother’s Day is not a holiday in which you drop the ball. Here is a list of five suggestions for places to take mom to laugh, have fun and enjoy her day as only a mother knows how – with her baby.
Run, don’t walk, to these dog-friendly parks that are great for walking, jogging and playing ball with your best furry bud.
Get your cameras and baskets ready as there are many events in around the city for the kids to enjoy this Easter.
Whether you have kids, know kids or are just a kid at heart, Pittsburgh’s Children’s Museum is one of the best family-friendly venues in the city.
Here are some places in and around Pittsburgh that offer pottery painting classes that allow children to create a work of art from start to finish.
Learn what Pittsburgh has to offer by way of animal care and volunteer your time to make a difference.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
A 22-year-old man is dead and a Butler County community is in shock after a devastating fire overnight.
Want to wish your family and friends Lá Fhéile Pádraig Sona Daoibh while partying it up with the kids this St. Paddy’s Day? Look no further than here for the four best family-friendly events in the ‘Burgh.
Pets may be special members of the family and if there is a need to acquire a pet, then a pet shelter may be the perfect place. There are pet shelters in the Pittsburgh region and qualified staff to send you in the right direction.
There is more than candy, cards and cookies to be shared on Valentine’s Day because being together with the family is a wonderful sharing experience.
Having children doesn’t mean you have to stop enjoying a Valentine’s Day outing. Here are the best places for Pittsburgh parents to have a fun and romantic date, without worrying if your kids are having a good Valentine’s Day as well.
Admit it: as much as you want your kids to love football and the Steelers franchise, sometimes the games can be a huge snooze-fest for the younger crowd. Take their desires to heart and consider sending them packing to a fun, kid-friendly event in the Pittsburgh area.