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The Patachou Franchise

I remember as a young girl going to Café Patachou with my dad every Saturday morning for cinnamon toast. To this day, my dad and I still visit the breakfast/lunch spot on a relatively regular basis, although some things have Read more >

World’s Best Golfers Coming to Carmel September 3-9

Crooked Stick Golf Course in Carmel, Indiana has hosted its share of world class golf events, like the PGA Championship and the Solheim Cup. Now it can add the 2012 BMW Championship to the list. From September 3-9, the course Read more >

Seeing Is Believing: Surf’s Up in Carmel, Indiana

Hanging ten in landlocked Indiana is about to get easier. On Saturday, May 26, The Waterpark at Monon Community Center in Carmel will open the FlowRider®, the state’s only simulated wave ride. My boys (ages 9 and 13) had a Read more >

Fireworks: The Finale to a Weekend of Fun in Hamilton County

July fourth has evolved from a one-day holiday to a multi-day family celebration — think Thanksgiving, but with BBQ and fireworks instead of turkey and shopping! This Fourth of July, you can take your pick of Hamilton County festivals and Read more >

Bark in the Park

Summer is coming and it’s time to start planning what you and your family will be doing when the weather reaches scorching temperatures. When the heat rolls around, so do vacations and weekend trips, this may mean you have to Read more >

Beat the Heat with Tasty Local Treats

It’s hot outside and there’s no better way to cool off than with a delicious ice cream cone or milkshake! Creamy ice cream  makes a perfect treat on a summer afternoon and Indiana is filled with local restaurants that dish Read more >