Celebrating a Two-Year Motorcycle Anniversary

Two years ago we bought my first motorcycle. I was skeptical, now I'm in love. .


Food Shopping in Pittsburgh’s Strip

By Paris Wolfe, Foodie/Traveler Before “foodie” was part of the popular lexicon, Pittsburgh chefs shopped Strip District wholesalers to procure produce, meat, cheese and other menu must-haves. Then, the Food Network begat a string of celebrity chefs and wannabes followed their favorite kitchen professionals into this select, though somewhat gritty, enclave of edibles east of …

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Yinz Must Visit Wigle Whiskey, Pittsburgh

By Paris Wolfe, Foodie/Traveler With an educational tour featuring spirits and history, the Wigle Whiskey distillery on Smallman in The Strip District is a must. If your GPS takes you to their Barrelhouse aging location on the Northside (closed in winter), reroute to the mothership or visit both locations in warmer weather. Tours, which require …

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Montreal Charcuterie Challenges Me

By Paris Wolfe, Writer/Eater/Traveler I pushed through the heavy glass door at Hambar in Old Montreal as an experienced food journalist there to sample a Lyon, France-inspired charcuterie platter. Chefs at the sophisticated, stylish and busy Hambar make their own charcuterie. I was there for a special platter created in honor of Montreal en Lumiere, …

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