Eating in Steel City

I’m in a new city.  Sure I could visit famous bridges or go to a museum but my favorite way to see a new city is through my stomach. Actually, the first few places I went out to eat in Pittsburgh left much to be desired. I won’t mention them here but boy do I…

Blueberry Muffins

Everybody loves my grandma’s blueberry muffins. I don’t know if it is the butter or that they remind you of good times. But, I get totally wrapped up with the kids when I hear grandma is making muffins. My cousins not yet two will plead “Gaga, I want blueberry.”  They never last long these muffins,…

Easy Delicious Banana Bread

You know how sometimes they say a recipe is simple but then you read all these random ingredients you need and you think to yourself this isn’t really that simple. Or it is super simple but doesn’t actually taste amazing? This isn’t one of those recipes. I have made this recipe twice. Both times it got…

Taste of Hillcrest

Last minute I got an invite to attend Taste of Hillcrest. I didn’t realize it was going on this weekend, so I was happy for the last minute invite. I don’t know if they do this in other cities but basically you buy a ticket (about $35) they give you a tally card and you…

Sailing

I got a pretty sweet invite to go sailing last weekend. I haven’t been on a boat this size in a long time. Captain Dan was awesome. I only snapped a few pictures since I was mostly enjoying the breeze and just being on the ocean. We caught some great views coming out of Mission…