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Dec 4

December 4, 2017


Experience Kennywood’s Holiday Lights!

Disclaimer: This post is in collaboration with Kennywood Park. In exchange for sharing this promotion, we were given free admission to Holiday Lights. All opinions are my own. Chances are, if you’re a Pittsburgher, you’ve been to Kennywood Park. But if you’ve never been to Kennywood during the holiday season, you’re in for a treat! Running through December 30, you can see Kennywood Park spectacularly decorated with close to 2 MILLION lights! Enjoy holiday music, watch the light show over…

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Nov 21

November 21, 2016


Why I Don’t Do Black Friday

This is Thanksgiving week. For many of us here in good old U.S of A., that means we’ll be spending time with family, eating too much pumpkin pie and, of course, preparing for the most evil of all shopping days: Black Friday. Don’t get me wrong. I love me some shopping. I like to hit the stores and enjoy finding good–nay, GREAT–deals. However, as a self-employed, work-at-homer, I like to do so at about 9 a.m. on a random Tuesday,…

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Apr 1

April 1, 2015

When Did Easter Turn Into Christmas?

When Did Easter Turn Into Christmas?

Over the weekend, a friend who teaches elementary school told me that one of her students gave his parents a list of what he wanted for Easter. I think I actually had her repeat that statement, because I couldn’t believe what she had just said. Store circulars from Wal-Mart, Target, and every other mass retailer are all blasting toy and gadget sales from their colorful, shiny pages. Every store you walk into has aisles and aisles filled with “basket fillers” –…

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