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Biking, Incline, Tacos, Hills, Tacos – My Taco Tuesday in Pittsburgh

Biking, Incline, Tacos, Hills, Tacos – My Taco Tuesday in Pittsburgh

Inclined To Get Tacos During Pittsburgh’s Heat Wave Last Tuesday towards the end of Pittsburgh’s heat wave, I ventured out on my bicycle during the 89 degree day. Since my car was unavailable that morning, I figured it would be prime time (minus the heat) to finally take my bike on the incline. Since I am still new to the roads on Mount Washington, I figure the safest way to get to the Cultural District would be to take the…

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New Tacos from Columbus to Pittsburgh at Condado Taqueria

New Tacos from Columbus to Pittsburgh at Condado Taqueria

Although I missed the free tacos at the grand opening of Condado Taqueria in the Cultural District of Pittsburgh on March 14th this year, I knew I had to visit soon.  There has been a lot of build up for this new restaurant, along with quite the following in Columbus, OH, where they have two other locations. I had a few friends of mine who already rave about this place, specifically for the reasonable prices and unbelievable queso so I…

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Tacos, Gingerbread Houses, and…Guns?

Tacos, Gingerbread Houses, and…Guns?

Ending 2016 with Guns, Gingerbread Houses and Fancy Tacos  First, the guns… Last Thursday, I had so much planned on my day off and it started with handguns.  I learned how to properly and safely handle a 9mm Glock 26 and a .380 Ruger LCP, then set off to A&S Indoor Pistol Range in Youngwood.  I never had any experience with guns, so learning about how they work and how they feel when in action was very new to me.  Also,…

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Fancy Lunch Tacos at Bakersfield

Fancy Lunch Tacos at Bakersfield

Last Friday I had off, so I met my friend for tacos at Bakersfield, located at 940 Penn Ave in the Cultural District. Bakersfield has the fanciest tacos I have seen so far.  Bakersfield has two floors and two bars, with communal seating on picnic tables on both floors.  My friend and I sat at the downstairs bar, and were welcomed by both neighbors to the left and right of us.  The group to the right of my friend and…

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