Category Archives: Carri – The Gypsymama

I am a 35 year old Native of Pittsburgh, PA. I am thrilled to be a contributor for Steel City Mom. My family consists of 3 kids, 2 dogs, 4 cats and an awesome husband! I’m a loyal Steelers, Pirates and Penguins fan. I truly am a gypsy at heart. I love bandanas, flowing skirts, barefoot weather and full blooming gardens.

Don’t Miss This: Women’s Health Conversations

This year’s annual Women’s Health Conversations Event will be held on November 4, 2015 at The Westin Convention Center Ballroom. Registration begins at 7:30am.  Click here to register your ticket today! So, what is Women’s Health Conversations, anyway? “Women’s Health Conversations is the first of its kind consumer conference specifically to Educate, Empower and Entertain smart savvy women who profoundly influence the health of everyone they touch.” Read More →


Oh Myyy…. Steel City Mom had an Evening with George Takei

What on Earth was Mr. Sulu doing at the Byham? He was ‘Boldly going where no one has gone before…’ by bringing his experiences to Pittsburgh and contributing to first annual Pittsburgh Humanities Festival. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust closed their weekend of events with a powerful, intimate performance from famed Actor and Equal Rights Activist George Takei. A huge Pittsburgh fan, Mr. Takei was very Read More →


‘The Mom Con’…. Steel City Mom was there!

To those who braved the cold… to the women who knew there was something more to meeting face to face than meeting virtually… we have seen each other online for years… and now, its time to meet the mom-entrepreneurs and special guests invited to ‘the Mom Con‘.  Carri’s Take – Picture it – – November 15, 2014… Pittsburgh, PA… Saturday morning… a time that most parents Read More →


What Time Is It…?

I am so sick of hearing that from my kids. Seriously. I know it sounds like a big joke that has been spun from old wives tales, but its true. Kids truly avoid trying to learn for themselves and go for the easiest (or what they think is the easiest) way to get their information. Mom, what time is it… Read the clock… I don’t Read More →


Lovely Weather We’re Having…

You know what really grinds my gears? Pittsburgh Weather…. Mother Nature, hello… bipolar much? I’m starting to get irritated that we don’t get the weather we are promised, and we never know if we can trust Doppler radar. Have you ever watched a live Doppler radar while a storm is going on? Its more fun than childbirth… the closer the storm gets, and the colors Read More →

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