Posts by Jeremy


Updated on: 01/30/19Looking at Pittsburgh real estate is fun, isn't it? Booking.com Okay, we know it isn't. In fact, buying a house in Pittsburgh can be downright awful in terms of finding a location, price, and condition that matches your budget- all while being able to negotiate a deal in the hot marketplace. In this one we wanted to share some of our thoughts after our recent house buying experience in hopes that it may help others...

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Updated on: 01/21/19The Good Wood Barrel-Aged Beer Festival is an annual event hosted by Wigle Whiskey and East End Brewing. Booking.com While on the smaller end of beer festivals, this one packs a punch as all beers served have been aged in barrels- our kind of niche beer festival in Pittsburgh! The Best Part About the Good Wood Barrel-Aged Festival? The Size Before discussing the beer, we have to talk about one of the real perks of...

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Updated on: 01/21/19Strange Roots (originally founded as Draai Laag) is one of the oldest breweries in Pittsburgh, and is certainly one of its most unique. Booking.com And to be completely honest, they're one of our favorite breweries in the region as they focus on wild fermentation that produces an array of stellar sour beers! Beer Styles at Strange Roots (Formerly Draai Laag) What is wild fermentation, you may ask? Well, wild...

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Updated on: 01/25/19The Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show, aptly themed “Eye Candy” for 2019, brings these two beautiful plants (both favorites of ours) to the forefront of the Conservatory. Booking.com As always with our show features, we wanted to share a few of our favorite rooms from this show and hope you'll make it out to visit for yourselves! The Palm Court The Palm Court is always a favorite spot for us when visiting...

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Updated on: 01/9/19Aside from Gaucho, the Strip District never really had a barbecue joint to call its own (especially an American barbecue spot). Booking.com When Choppin' Block BBQ opened in 2018 just a few blocks away from the main walking area, the neighborhood got just that. Choppin' Block BBQ offers Takeaway Fare The first thing you'll notice about Choppin' Block BBQ when entering is that the place is quite small. Just a counter...

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