The Solstice is a great day to make new friends.
A few weeks ago, our Houston friend Alesha came to visit us in Pittsburgh. Here’s the second of two posts she wrote about her trip. (Read part 1 here.) As a native Houstonian, the whole concept of snow is magical […]
Janna and I always like to say that we like ‘2nd tier’ American cities. Not that we think these cities are actually inferior to their more prolifically-touristed neighbors; just that they’re not at the top of most peoples’ bucket lists. […]
We went to see the Pittsburgh Riverhounds play in their first-ever playoff match in Highmark Stadium! Just like real locals.
This past weekend, our Houston friend Alesha came to visit us in Pittsburgh. You may remember her as one of our friends that also visited us when we were in Montreal. For anyone that’s counting, this makes her second trip […]
Every Spotify user has those one or two bands/artists on their top-played lists that they stumbled upon somehow, not really sure how, and you don’t know if they still exist, if they’re something that happened a few years ago, if […]
“If you’re not good at something, that just means there’s 30 other things you’re probably good at that other people aren’t good at.” – Randy Gilson.
One thing that I never anticipated about this trip is the amount of mental energy we would spend on parking! In fact, this is my second blog post about it – intriguing stuff, I know. In Houston, everywhere we’ve ever […]
The Kit-Kat brand is famous in Japan for the number of different flavors of the chocolate-coated cookie treat that they produced. The flavors in the United States have stayed relatively simple, but that’s maybe not for the reasons you might […]
I’ve found my new happy place: Longwood Gardens outside of Wilmington, Delaware. We showed up for the afternoon dancing fountains performance last Saturday. I hadn’t really done my research and balked at the touristy vibe and $23 per person cost […]