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Upcoming Events (open to all, but please RSVP):
Thursday, May 1st, 10am - Join us at Anderson Playground in Schenley Park for a nature hike / stroller walk! See the details & RSVP here.

Friday, December 28, 2012

Meal planning made easy

 
eMeals, the online leader in meal planning, offers weekly meal plans that offer families a way to save money on their grocery bill. eMeals offers over 50 delicious meal plans and corresponding grocery lists every week based on food style preferences, family size and the current sales at selected grocery stores. Dinner menu plans include classic family meals, low-fat, portion control, low-carb, gluten-free, vegetarian, clean eating, paleo, and the natural and organic plan. For more information, please visit www.emeals.com. Prices as low as $5 a month! Breakfast & lunch plans can also be added.
 
How It Works:
How Icon 1Pick Your Plan
To start getting eMeals, just choose a meal plan
based on your eating style, your family size
and even your favorite grocery store.
How Icon 2Get Great Recipes
Every week, your meal plan arrives in your inbox
complete with seven simple, creative, family–friendly
dinner recipes. Each includes an entrée and side dishes.
How Icon 3Shop and Save
Along with the meal plan, you'll receive a detailed
grocery list organized by section and coordinated
with the weekly sales at selected stores.
How Icon 4Relax and Enjoy
We take care of the meal planning, the grocery list and
the budgeting — while you take credit for making healthy,
home–cooked meals
that your whole family will love.
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Saturday, December 15, 2012

$75 in gear from Babylegs for under $20!!

BabyLegs Leg Warmers, Baby Socks and Girls Tights
The BabyLegs Winter Clearance Event is here!
Take 75% OFF $75 Before Discount on all styles on our clearance page! You'll get $75 in BabyLegs for just $18.75, no limit - stock up!
Sale includes warmers, tights and socks!
Starts 12/15/12 and ends 12/31/12.
Coupon code: WINTER75OFF
Start shopping here!
BabyLegs Leg Warmers, Baby Socks and Girls Tights
These work awesome for winter potty training, adding extra winter layers, and super fun ways to wear shorts or skirts - even in the cold!
And yes, they have great options for boys as well!

Monday, December 10, 2012

Win hockey tickets!


Inaugural “Three Rivers Classic” College Hockey Tournament featuring Robert Morris University, Penn State University, Ohio State University and Miami University.

Three Rivers Classic – NCAA Division 1 Men’s College Hockey
Two day men’s college hockey tournament at CONSOL Energy Center on Friday, December 28 and Saturday, December 29.
GAME SCHEDULE
Day One: Friday, December 28
4:30pm: Robert Morris University vs. Penn State University
7:30pm: Ohio State University vs. Miami University of Ohio
Day Two: Saturday, December 29
4:30pm: Consolation Game
7:30 pm: Three Rivers Classic - Championship Game
Two day packages start from $25.
CONSOL Energy Center will host the inaugural Three Rivers Classic on December 28 and 29, 2012. The two day men’s college hockey tournament will feature the Robert Morris Colonials, Penn State Nittany Lions, Ohio State Buckeyes and Miami University Redhawks.
Tickets on sale at ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets, charge by phone at 800-745-3000 and the Dick’s Sporting Goods Box Office at CONSOL Energy Center.
Giveaway:
We have two family 4-packs to giveaway!
Tickets are for the games on Friday, December 28.
4:30pm: Robert Morris University vs. Penn State University
7:30pm: Ohio State University vs. Miami University of Ohio
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Go here to enter.
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Winner chosen at random. Winner has 48 hours to claim prize or a new winner will be selected. Contest open for entries until Tuesday, December 17th, 2012, 7pm.
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Good Luck!

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Great promo with Stella & Dot!

In December, it pays to shop with Stella & Dot! For every $50 you spend you will earn $25 in Dot Dollars to redeem for yourself in the new year. This is a great way to get gifts for friends and family while also shopping for yourself. You can apply the $25 Dot Dollars for every $50 you spend between Jan. 3rd-10th, 2013. Don't worry about forgetting your Dot Dollars because on January 3rd you'll receive an e-mail with your Dot Dollar promo codes and each code will represent a $25 Dot Dollars award. Below are some favorite pieces and gift ideas . . .

The
Stella & Dot Metropolitan Mixed Chain Necklace is beautiful and is made up of mixed metal chains that are accented with four unique vintage inspired brooches. The Jacqueline Necklace was inspired by a vintage bracelet and was transformed into a modern look that can be worn with a simple top or can be used to accessorize dressy attire for benefits and galas--the options are endless! Go in style with the gorgeous Stella & Dot Felicity Hoops. These earrings feature turquoise and lapis gemstones which adorn a shiny 12k gold plated brass hoops. Be sure to check out Stella & Dot today and start earning your Dot Dollars! Happy Shopping!
 

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Save $7 on Harlem Globetrotter tickets!

The Globetrotters play at the CONSOL Energy Center, Dec. 26, 7pm.

Looking for an awesome event the whole family will enjoy? Get your tickets to the Harlem Globetrotters brand new "You Write the Rules" tour. Your family's smiles will start before you even get to the game as the Globetrotters take kid participation to a whole NEW level. Your family can vote at harlemglobetrotters.com and decide rules for the game that could affect the final outcome. With rules like double the points for every basket, and two balls in play at the same time, there's an exciting rule that every kid will enjoy. After the game, Globetrotter stars will stay on court to sign autographs and take photographs with your kids. The only thing better than finding an awesome event for the whole family, is getting a great deal on it. 
Use the promo code "USFAMILY" when you buy tickets for your family to save $7 on each ticket purchased http://www.harlemglobetrotters.com/tickets*. Get ready to experience the show your family will remember for a lifetime!
*Discount available on select seating levels "

Monday, December 3, 2012

Breakfast Express @ Carnegie Science Center

Saturdays, December 8, 15 and 22
9am-1pm.

Climb on board for a piping-hot breakfast, The Polar Express: An IMAX Experience, loads of family fun, time in the Miniature Railroad & Village®, and a chance to meet a special guest.
It's a holiday tradition!
$25 member / $30 non-member (adult)
$20 member / $25 non-member (child or senior)
$10 (all children 1–2 years)
 
Register by calling 412.237.3400, then press 7.

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Colortime Crafts and Permanent Fabric Markers

Since 1990, over 5 million children and adults have loved creating t-shirts, pillowcases, backpacks, tote bags, bandanas, and more for parties, slumber parties, and scout meetings with Colortime Crafts and Markers permanent fabric markers.  They have provided their customers the opportunity to entertain guests with a creative activity that becomes a permanent keepsake. They are also a licensed vendor of the Girl Scouts of America. Check out their wholesale program, great for organizations.
They also offer free downloadable coloring pages  and a "Birthday Club" with special incentives.
Get 15% off all orders Promo Code: 15USFG when you check them out at colortime.com .

Harlem Globetrotters giveaway!

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS LET FANS DETERMINE RULES OF THE GAME IN PITTSBURGH ON
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 26, 2012, 7pm
2013 “You Write the Rules” World Tour brings unprecedented fan participation to
CONSOL Energy Center.
 
 
Known as innovators of the game of basketball for decades, the world famous Harlem Globetrotters are again introducing something unparalleled in the history of sports and family entertainment, taking kid participation and fun to a whole new level when the Globetrotters come to CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at 7:00 p.m.
For the first time ever, during the Globetrotters’ 2013 “You Write the Rules” World Tour, your family’s smiles will begin before you even get to the show. Fans will decide the rules for the game that could affect the final outcome. This could be anything from playing with two basketballs at once, to getting double the points for each basket made.
Go online with your kids to www.harlemglobetrotters.com to vote for which ground-breaking rule you want to see implemented in the game. Then, get your tickets, and see the winning rules in live action at the Globetrotters’ world championship game.
Tickets, starting at $19.00, are on sale now at www.harlemglobetrotters.com, www.ticketmaster.com, the Dick’s Sporting Goods Box Office at CONSOL Energy Center, or by phone at 800-745-3000. Information on group and scout tickets can also be found at www.harlemglobetrotters.com.

Before the game, take part in a once-in-a-lifetime experience with your family where you get to actually spend time on the court with the Globetrotters one-on-one – shooting, trying out ball tricks, autographs and photos. The unique 30-minute pre-show, “Magic Pass,” will create memories of a lifetime.# After virtually every game, Globetrotter stars remain on the court for autographs and photographs with fans.
This year's Globetrotters roster features stars such as Hi-Lite Bruton, Dizzy Grant, Ant Atkinson, and female star Mighty Mitchell.
 
The 2012-2013 World Tour will carry on the Globetrotters’ tradition of:
* Displaying amazing basketball skills and wizardry, with a focus on family entertainment.
* Featuring an autograph session at the end of the game, allowing fans a chance to get autographs and interact with their favorite Globetrotter.
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Giveaway:
We have 4 ticket vouchers for this game on Dec. 26 at the CONSOL to giveaway!
{Tickets vouchers to be exchanged for tickets at the box office at CONSOL}
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What a great little stocking stuffer!
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Go here to enter.
 Winner chosen at random. Winner has 48 hours to claim prize or a new winner will be selected. Contest open for entries until Tuesday, December 11th, 2012, 7pm.

Catch a piece of the tour here: