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“The House” of Stars

Westinghouse High School opened in 1917 to serve the eastern neighborhoods of Pittsburgh PA.  Located in Homewood, this institution has served the community for over 100 years. Over that time the school earned a reputation for breeding fantastic talent in all areas. So I want to take a moment to share some of the names […]

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Runners: A Sign of Spring in the Pittsburgh Landscape

Although ‘Ground hog Phil’ saw his shadow on Groundhog’s Day, and accordingly we are ‘supposed’ to have six more weeks of winter–there is one definitive sign of spring–runners breaking from their winter hibernation to begin training for the Pittsburgh Marathon and Half Marathon on May 6, 2018. In the next week you will notice runners […]

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Eartha Kitt

3 Black Women You Should Know

With millions of Black Women doing amazing things now and through out history there is no way to ever narrow down a proper top list. Instead I am going to share with you 3 women who inspired me personally and sprinkled that Black Girl Magic on my soul.    Ma Rainey Ma Rainey was dubbed […]

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Photo Credit to Deidre Conlon

A Good Change

A Good Change After not seeing my Ob (OB/GYN) since my six-week check after the boys were born, it seemed only appropriate that I finally make time for my annual. The boys will be two in February after all. You may have read in an earlier post that we were surprised to find out we […]

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