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Best Places To Go On A Picnic In Pittsburgh

There may be nothing more family orientated than an old fashioned picnic. The preparation and all the fixings that go into a picnic is more fun if the family works together. That means gathering up the blankets and lawn chairs and celebrating National Picnic Day, which is April 23rd, and hopefully the past winter will be forgotten. The Pittsburgh region affords a wonderful opportunity to explore the the unique neighborhoods and parks, and there is always a cultural, educational and recreational experience waiting for the family to enjoy.

04/17/2015

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Best Dog Runs In Pittsburgh

Pets need exercise just like their owners and why not them run and possibly meet new furry friends to run and socialize? These parks and dog runs offer an opportunity to run in open spaces instead of the obstacles related in the neighborhood.

03/27/2015

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Ask An Expert: Spring Break Staycation Activities For Kids In Pittsburgh

Staying near home doesn’t sound like a spring break vacation, but there are exhilarating experiences waiting right around the corner or just a few miles away.

03/13/2015

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: Keeping Your Kids Entertained On A Snow Day

On a snow day, there are heaps of activities that can be done both inside and outside of the home.

02/20/2015

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: After-School Activity Ideas

Deborah Pricener, Associate Vice President of Youth Development at the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh, knows how to keep kids entertained and engaged. Here she provides some ideas for after-school activities for children in Pittsburgh.

01/30/2015

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Best Kids’ Martial Arts Classes In Pittsburgh

Get your kids involved in martial arts at these classes in Pittsburgh.

01/23/2015

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Best Fitness Classes In Pittsburgh

Maintain that physique you want with help from these Pittsburgh fitness classes.

01/09/2015

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Best Places To Cut Your Own Christmas Tree In The Pittsburgh Area

Even though it may not be a remake of the Chevy Chase movie, “Christmas Vacation,” the tree-cutting experience will be a memorable opportunity for the family. It’s a wonderful time to share with the family for a Christmas treasure of planning and cutting your own tree.

12/12/2014

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Ask A Pittsburgh Expert: Thanksgiving Crafts For Kids

Rebekah Cooksey has been with Michaels since 2012 and she is Vice President of Education and Projects for the company. Here are some of her suggestions for Thanksgiving crafts for kids.

11/21/2014

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Best Places For A Fall Marriage Proposal In Pittsburgh

Finding the right place and time to propose can be difficult. Here are five top places in Pittsburgh that will help you to create a memorable event and a romantic adventure.

11/07/2014

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Ask An Expert: Tips On Starting The College Search

Start your college search out on the right foot with help from this local professor.

10/31/2014

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Best Laser Tag In Pittsburgh

If you’re looking for a fun-filled entertainment experience, head out to a laser tag facility for an exhilarating adventure.

10/17/2014

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Best Haunted Houses In Pittsburgh

If you like to be scared and need a fix for excitement, try out a haunted house to fill the need for a seasonal trick or treat.

10/10/2014

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Best CrossFit Gyms In Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh region has a number of CrossFit facilities that may be a healthy regimen for all those participants looking for high-intensity training, and qualified instructors are a viable reason to learn proper form and technique.

09/19/2014

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Best Things To Do Labor Day Weekend In Pittsburgh

Even though Labor Day may be a last gasp of summer, it doesn’t mean there aren’t enough activities to celebrate and honor the contributions made by hard-working people.

08/15/2014

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