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PMB’s Great Big Guide to Giving Tuesday 2017 | #GivingTuesday

The community throughout Western Pennsylvania is supported by these groups and organizations and could use your help and support!  Please think of them this holiday season and especially on #GivingTuesday.  Open up your hearts and your wallets, volunteer your time, and support these community programs and assistance for individuals and families. These organizations range from […]

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I mean, it doesn't have to be a cup of tea. This is hot cocoa, Bailey's, and hand -whipped cream, topped with cinnamon sugar. In my Pittsburgh Pottery Yinz mug. So, ya, basically heaven.

Hygge Away Your Winter Blues

As fall cruises towards winter the days get shorter, the dark gets darker, the wind howls howlier, the cold gets colder, and it can impact how you feel.   I used to be one of those morose folks, fist raised to the sky, other hand firmly clenching a glass of red wine, bemoaning the weather […]

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PMB’s List of Things to do in December (that has nothing to do with the holidays!)

The 2017 Holiday Season has just barely begun, and already you may feel ho-ho-ho-OVER IT! If you are looking for a break from the daily holiday hustle, and want to do things this month that have nothing to do with Old Saint Nick, scroll down and read more!   Kid Friendly Daily Fun & Events [...]
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Giving the Gift of FOREVER

Earlier this year, my family experienced a house fire. Although we were very lucky and blessed to be safe, sadly, a lot of our stored boxes of photos were destroyed among our possessions. My Son, who had recently earned his Eagle Scout Award had also lost a lot of his scout memorabilia and the commendations […]

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Oh my goodness, people on social media are so annoying! AM I RIGHT?

Oh my goodness, people on social media are so annoying! AM I RIGHT? Has your news feed been full of 30 Days of Thankfulness posts? How about solicitations for Elf on the Shelf Ideas? Children selling seemingly unnecessary items for school/boy scouts/girl scouts fundraisers? Is someone celebrating an anniversary with their “best friend”? Here’s, typically, […]

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Thankful Four

It’s that time of year again…where everywhere you go someone is always asking What are you thankful for? Most adults are thankful for one thing… their family. A new addition, a healthy parent, a strong marriage – it can all leave a smile upon us at the end of a long year. Our family is […]

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Holiday Recipe: Mulled Wine

Warm Red Mulled Wine Sangria 2017-11-20 19:21:33 Serves 4 When the weather outside is frightful, warm up with this delicious mixed drink. Write a review Save Recipe Print Prep Time 20 min Prep Time 20 min Ingredients One bottle of semi-sweet red wine (Syrah, Merlot, Cabernet, or red blends work well) 1/4 - 1/2 C. [...]
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Flippin’ Fun with My Mom

This is a flip on your traditional mom post. Instead of the traditions I share as a mom, it’s about a tradition I share with mine. Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday and over the years my family has had many traditions, from where we celebrate to who we celebrate with to whether or not there […]

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