Welcome to the spring issue of
IN West County.
My family and colleagues can
attest that I love chocolate, but one
of my favorite sweet treats is a red
velvet cupcake from Pittsburgh’s
Bartram House Bakery.
Every city has its beloved local
bakeries—and Erie is no exception.
Most of us have a favorite—each
unique and special—with pastry
cases overflowing with a variety
of wedding and birthday cakes,
cookies, cupcakes, donuts, pies, pastries and breads.
In celebration of the service our local baker More
Welcome to the fall issue of IN West County magazine.
As the summer ushers in fall, each season of life also
brings change and new experiences. I’m realizing the
house will be a little quieter this fall, as our middle son,
Brenden, is headed off to college—and our youngest,
Tyler, is starting eighth grade. It will be a change for all of
us when we drop off Brenden, but we are excited for this
new chapter in his life.
Autumn brings a kaleidoscope of color to western
Pennsylvania as well as some o More