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Megha Pai

Megha Pai is a freelance writer and PR professional who’s called Pittsburgh home since 2013. She loves exploring the city—writing about cafés, makers and culture along the way.

The best local gift shops in Pittsburgh

By Megha Pai / November 23, 2021

Shop small and support local this holiday season. Just hop online OR ask about in-store shopping appointments at one of these three local gift shops.

Gifts that keep giving: Pittsburgh subscription boxes

By Megha Pai / February 11, 2021

Gift shopping? These subscriptions also make great, unique gifts for the loved ones in your life — there’s something for everyone on this list.

Three places in Pittsburgh with Empanadas

By Megha Pai / November 4, 2020

Ready for some portable comfort food? Check out our roundup of scrumptious empanadas – a perfect option for on-the-go, hearty carry out.

A Yinzer’s Guide to Bubble Tea

By Megha Pai / September 21, 2020

We explored five Pittsburgh-based variations of bubble tea you can order with (or without) traditional tapioca boba.