My favorite cupcake place. Not dry. Fun flavors. Pretty occasion cakes. Nice folks.

http://www.vanillapastry.com/


My bacon of the month place. Mmmmmm, charcuterie.

http://www.crestedduck.com/


My farmshare

http://www.onewomanfarm.com/


My comic book store. Great folks, and they are quite supportive of women as customers.

http://www.phantom-attic.com/

Neighborhood sandwich shop. Run by a lady who lives nearby. Tasty and good conversation.

http://www.simplegourmetpa.com/

Pet store. I can't get everything there as their cat section is smallish. But, the stuff they do have is good. They are having a February cat month. Friendly, outgoing owners.

http://petagogypgh.com/

My favorite beer emporium

http://site.sharpedgebeer.com/

Favorite hot dog place, and also where I can buy six packs.

http://www.ds6pax.com/

Bar with a bacon happy hour.

http://harrisgrill.com/

Favorite place to dine just for the view of the city. Lots of windows and patio seating weather permitting.

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http://www.thegrandviewsaloon.com/

Favorite hoagie place.

http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/...-years-569365/

Greeting cards and funky gifts

http://kardsunlimited.com/
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Med/Coarse, porous curly.