Flying Over Pittsburgh

  • By M@ggie
  • May 18, 2014
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Our nephew Gary just recently finished his course on becoming a certified flight instructor in Florida and has been working at Allegheny County airport in Pittsburgh, teaching flying. When we were there for Easter, I wanted him to take us up, because we’d never flown with him before. He got permission from his boss to take a plane up after … Continue Reading →


Easter Eggs

  • By M@ggie
  • May 16, 2014
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I had come across this tutorial for coloring Easter eggs using flowers and onion skins, so we decided to try it out! http://ulicam.blogspot.com/2012/04/easter-tutorial-how-to-color-eggs-with.html We were in Pittsburgh for Easter, and we didn’t have a lot of flower options, but we found forsythia, hyacinth, and onions. Though really we could have done with more onions, but we used what we had. … Continue Reading →


Neil Finn

  • By M@ggie
  • May 8, 2014
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A while ago (after a tortured ticket-buying experience, wherein advertised pre-sale codes were withheld, except for a secret fan club few people seemed to know about, but wof hich I am now a member) I bought Neil Finn tickets for the Lincoln Theater in DC. Oddly, they were general admission. This is odd because the Lincoln Theater has seats, unlike … Continue Reading →