Supporting Small Business in the Strip District – Pittsburgh, PA

This year on Black Friday, we decided to go down to Pittsburgh’s Strip District and support small business.  Now, I will admit that we did stop at Kohl’s on the way home, but our focus on was supporting these small businesses.  There are so many different local businesses in the Strip, but I am highlighting…

The Apple Castle

No trip home to New Castle in the fall would be complete without a stop at the Apple Castle.  Located in the heart of Amish country in New Wilmington, PA, the Apple Castle is a family farm that has been running since 1861. As you are driving up to the store front, you can see…

Reading Terminal Market – Philadelphia

This post is part one of four in a mini series on Philadelphia.  I made a quick trip this weekend with my friends Chris and Andrew. (Yes, the hungry trio strikes again!)  I have never had the opportunity to explore Philadelphia before.   When I tell people I have never been to Philly, they are normally…