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Food & Drink Blog Posts


Pup Friendly Dining

The weather has been GORGEOUS in Pittsburgh lately and outdoor seating at restaurants has been POPPIN’. You’ve probably seen a lot of restaurants boast about their outdoor patios and balconies where you can grab a bite, but I’m here to share some outdoor spaces that are pup-friendly as well! Many places have a small number…

Clean Juice Beginner Cleanse

Alright, PEEPS. I am here to share with you my experience with my very first juice cleanse! I had been thinking about doing one for a couple of weeks after reading about them on Clean Juice’s website and writing an article on local juiceries in January. I hadn’t been feeling great after eating. I was…

Best Burgh Seafood

With the Lenten season upon us, there has been a lot of talk about fish. This made me realize I have never rounded up my favorite seafood places, and seafood is my favorite! These are year round places so any seafood lover can get down with some sushi, lobster mac, or crab cakes. I’ve been…

Pittsburgh Pizza Crawl

BUCKLE UP YINZERS! We are pizza crawling. We constantly hear about all the hot spots in Pittsburgh for pizza, so I decided to put them all to the test. After asking for recommendations on Instagram I decided on 5 places (actually 7 then I realized that was insane and cut it down to 5 lol).…

Festive Drinks To-Go

This year the holidays are looking very different. With the PA COVID restrictions in place until the new year, it’s so important now more than ever to support small, local businesses. I have a list of my picks for festive drinks to go from some Pittsburgh businesses. Check them out! De Fer Coffee & Tea:…

A Day with People of the Burgh

So I have a lot of members of The 412 Franimal squad that are not on Instagram or may have missed my takeover of the popular Pittsburgh Instagram account @peopleoftheburgh this past Sunday! I wanted to round up all of the things I mentioned on the gram so everyone can enjoy my recommendations. So without…

Pittsburgh Breweries to Hit

For anyone who knows me, you probably know I am a big beer drinker. I’m primarily an IPA gal, but I will try any beer at least once! I love holiday beers, fruity beers, dessert themed beers and even a domestic Bud Light every now and then 😉 I wanted to take my love of…

Hofbrahaus Pittsburgh

If you’re looking for a fun day or nighttime bite and drinks, Hofbrahaus is a perfect fit! I went 2 weeks ago for their Oktoberfest celebration and had so much fun. Oktoberfest is something I always like to go out for because everyone is always having such a fun time and enjoying the live music…

Coop DeVille

If you haven’t heard by now, Pittsburgh has a new spot, Coop DeVille. Located right on Smallman Street in the Strip District, Coop DeVille has EVERYTHING you could want & more. It’s perfect for a ladies night, guys night, date night, afternoon spot for watching the game, and even a place to pick up your…