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The History and Mystery of the Pittsburgh Cookie Table

The History and Mystery of the Pittsburgh Cookie Table

Theories abound regarding the origins of what is a unique Pittsburgh wedding tradition - The Cookie Table. Is it a remnant of the depression-era hard times? An effort to mitigate wedding costs? Or just simply a hard flex by determined little Italian grandmothers to show up local ...

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Five Obscure but Enthralling Attractions to Visit in Pittsburgh

Five Obscure but Enthralling Attractions to Visit in Pittsburgh

If you’ve visited Pittsburgh before, and you’ve seen some of the highlights such as the Carnegie in Oakland and the National Aviary on the North Side, you may want to take your visit deep as well as wide. Here’s five obscure, but super interesting and quirky, sights to see in ...

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Wedding Receptions: Be Mindful of Your Guests

Wedding Receptions: Be Mindful of Your Guests

It's your wedding day and it should, of course, be all about you. But it's also good practice when planning the event to be mindful of your guests and their wedding day experience too.

Your friends and family will likely travel at some considerable expense and effort to attend your wedding. ...

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Revisit the Andy Warhol Museum

Revisit the Andy Warhol Museum

Our Priory Hotel neighbor the Andy Warhol Museum (on the North Side) has reopened, following distancing, PPE and disinfecting protocols. Going crazy in your house? Take out half a day to visit the Warhol - it's well worth a trip. Please note that you need to purchase timed tickets, but if you haven't ...

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Unique Pittsburgh Coffee Shops

Unique Pittsburgh Coffee Shops

Coffee is one of the vices that's keeping people going during the year that is 2020. For under $5 we can all have a little bit of normalcy, right? And everyone has a favorite go-to spot for a jolt of caffeine - whether it's a nationwide chain or a hipster haven. Thank goodness the folks at discovertheburgh.com ...

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