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Pittsburgh’s Premier Home-Away-From-Home Birthing Experience at Jefferson Hospital

In November 2014, Jefferson Hospital opened a new state-of-the-art obstetrics unit as part of Allegheny Health Network’s patient-focused Women’s Health services. At a time when many medical facilities were closing doors, Jefferson Hospital’s investment in obstetrics significantly impacted the community; it was the first new labor and delivery unit in the Pittsburgh region in 34 years. In […]

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We Celebrated in Style at Painting With a Twist

Pittsburgh Moms Blog recently celebrated our one year anniversary with our contributors, readers and friends at Painting With a Twist’s newest studio in Pittsburgh – their East Liberty location. We were so thrilled to celebrate at PWAT, this being our second event with them in as many months.   We started the evening off with friends and food: […]

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Pittsburgh Moms Blog Donates 98 Backpacks with Supplies to Pittsburgh Public Schools

Pittsburgh Moms Blog has partnered with manufacturer Sydney Paige Inc. in order to bring backpacks and supplies to Pittsburgh Public Schools.Pittsburgh Moms Blog is thrilled to announce that it donated 98 backpacks filled with school supplies to Pittsburgh Public Schools. The backpacks and supplies, arriving on a pallet weighing over 500 pounds, were received by […]

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Pittsburgh Moms Blog’s Birthday Bash Night Out

It’s time for our first night out of the year. Adults, leave the kids with a sitter and join us for Pittsburgh Moms Blog’s Birthday Bash Night Out at Painting with a Twist – East Liberty. When: Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 7:00 to 9:30 PM Purchase tickets here. BYOB? Not this night. We’ll be supplying the […]

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Tips for Fighting the Never-Ending War Over Screen Time

It is a constant daily battle in my home. The constant requesting of the electronic tablet or a television show or a movie that ring through my ears. Screen time is ruining our children, many argue. They aren’t playing outside anymore; screen time impairs their ability to focus and can even affect sleep. I’m not […]

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Family Play Date at Painting with a Twist (Robinson Township)

Calling all parents, grandparents, and caregivers! Bring the kids out Pittsburgh Moms Blog’s Family Play Date at Painting with a Twist – Pittsburgh West (Robinson Township). When: Monday, February 20, 2017 from 9:30 to 11:30 AM (Presidents Day) Purchase tickets here. Pittsburgh Moms Blog is so excited to be hosting our first event of 2017 […]

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