Tag Archives: Pittsburgh

Strip District Doors

Last year, I mentioned Pittsburgh’s Strip District in a guest post on a series called “Walking with Intention.” I republished that post here on my blog but I left the Strip District as a back story. I talked about the … Continue reading

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Road Trip

Apologies to Judy, if she hasn’t yet had her coffee, and to Mary (please don’t take away my bonus points), and to all the others who don’t like math, but it’s Monday, and this is a true story, so: “If … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Growing Up

I love the way blog themes cross paths in the community. There are some subjects where you expect to have some overlap, like Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and other major, or major U.S. holidays. I say U.S., but other countries have … Continue reading

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Welcome Back (Football)

If we were having a beer you would be chomping at the bit to switch the conversation to your topic. “Pitt? How many teams do you support and how much team gear do you own? And, if I may add, … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors – Inclines

When I was gathering photos from Pittsburgh for Saturday’s post, I was going to include one of the Duquesne Incline. While searching for it, I realized that, unlike so many places that I visited before joining Thursday Doors, I had … Continue reading

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Did You Say Something?

I used to mumble. I’m not sure if that’s an INTJ thing, or a self-esteem thing, or an I-really-didn’t-know-the-answer thing, but I used to mumble. My father took that up as his personal challenge. Eee-nunc-i-ate. Mumble, mumble. Eeeee-nunc-i-ate! Mumble, mumble. … Continue reading

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Resource Theory

I’m pretty sure there’s an actual thing called resource theory. Maybe resources. I’m sure someone has lots to say about the way people use resources, as individuals and as a civilization. It’s not my field of expertise. That, in case … Continue reading

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