As you gather around the table this week for Thanksgiving dinner and share what you’re thankful for, chances are you’ll say things like family and friends. Of course that may be true, but every Pittsburgher has other items on their list they may not get to share. We put together some of our favorite only-in-Pittsburgh things we are thankful for…  and we all know Pittsburghers are thankful!

1. Dippy eggs

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because who doesn’t love the nice runny center?

2. The HOV lane on the Parkway North

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because no one loves traffic, especially on mornings when you’re late already!

3. The Steelers and Penguins

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because there’s nothing better than being the city of champions, right?

4. Pierogies

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because there’s nothing better than those delicious potatoey pockets.

5. Bridges

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because they make our city look unlike any other.

6. Fries on salads

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because it’s fun to feel good for eating a salad but bad at the same time.

7. The view from Mt. Washington

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because there’s really nothing like it!

8. PNC Park

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because the views are unparalleled.

9. Completely random and unique places

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because Randyland anyone?

10. Prantl’s Almond Torte

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because you’re salivating just looking at that picture right? So am I.

11. Pittsburghese

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because where else can you understand something that sounds completely foreign to everyone else?

12. The Strip District

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because it’s the ultimate place where good food and friends can meet.

13. Our rankings

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because we’ve been topped lists including most livable, resilient, generous, safety and security and more.

14. Kennywood Holiday Lights

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because it’s a great way to celebrate the season.

15. Heinz Ketchup

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because no other ketchup will suffice.

16. Phipps’ Holiday Magic

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because for those who love the holiday season, there’s nothing else like it.

 

17. Pittsburghers

Pittsburghers are Thankful

Because we are in a class all our own—a fun, exciting, generous, kind and unique class all our own.

 

 

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