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Ask The Nanny: Holiday Hotspots in Pittsburgh

It’s that holly jolly season and it’s time to find all the activities you can pack into the month between Thanksgiving and New Years. Pittsburgh is a wonderful spot for the holidays and there are so many other places surrounding the city that you can visit. A lot of activities are low-cost or free. In […]

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A Nanny’s Guide to a Day Trip to Oakland!

As a nanny, I search for the coolest and most interesting places to visit in Pittsburgh. No place in the city offers museums, a carousel, cultural rooms and gardens, except Oakland. I absolutely adore taking my Nanny Kids (NK for short) to Schenley Plaza and riding the whimsical carousel and running across the lawn with […]

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May 2

Pittsburgh Moms Blog Family Fun Round Up May Edition

You know what they always say, April Showers bring May flowers. Let's all hope that is the case for Pittsburgh this May! May typically brings out the longing for summer in most, the sun starts setting a little later, the grass is greener, and everyone looks forward to being indoors more! Family fun is plentiful [...]
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Pittsburgh Cultural Trust :: 33rd Annual EQT Children’s Theater Festival

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust announces the EQT Children’s Theater Festival will be held May 16-19, 2019 in the Cultural District in Downtown Pittsburgh. For 33 years, the EQT Children’s Theater Festival has brought the community the diversity and culture of international arts and entertainment without having to leave the Pittsburgh area! This year, the festival […]

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Shady Side Academy’s New McIlroy Center Takes Science to a New Level

Shady Side Academy has taken science education to a whole new level with the opening of the McIlroy Center for Science and Innovation on its 130-acre Senior School campus in Fox Chapel this past fall. The 22,000-square-foot, Gold LEED-certified building is generating lots of excitement among faculty and students, and opening up all sorts of […]

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Pittsburgh Moms Blog Family Fun Round Up April Edition

Pittsburgh Moms Blog Family Fun Round Up April Edition

    Spring Flower Show: Gardens of the Rainbow Loomis Bros. Circus: 2019 “Circus Traditions Tour” Free Fun Week for Kids http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/fit-and-healthy/ Sunny Bridge Natural Foods Anniversary 17 Free Music Classes for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers! Free Music Classes for Babies! http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/chatham-baroques-peanut-butter-jam-sessions-shake-rattle-and-roll-2/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/breakfast-with-the-easter-bunny/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/lunch-with-the-easter-bunny/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/pittsburgh-puppet-works-presents-hippity-hoppity-follies/ Infertility Support Group http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/gluten-free-cookie-decorating/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/flashlight-egg-hunt/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/flying-karamazov-brothers/ http://pittsburgh.citymomsblog.com/event/hiawatha-projects-my-traveling-song-4/ Toddler Makerspace Bunny […]

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The Hot Mess Mom’s Guide To Farmer’s Markets!

Spring is here and I can already smell the bugs starting to wake up and getting ready to terrorize us all. Fresh air means we can finally (hopefully) shake off all these viruses and sicknesses and replace them with allergies…sigh. Spring also means that Farmer’s Markets will be out in full bloom! Who doesn’t love fresh […]

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