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Outdoor Recreation in Lafayette and West Lafayette

Most people know Lafayette/West Lafayette as the home of the Boilermakers. What you might not know about are all of the outdoor recreation places that are available during your time there. Let me enlighten you on what I found during Read more >

Hoosier Favorite Water Park?

For more than 65 years, families have traveled from all over the nation to the tiny town of Santa Claus, Indiana, to visit the town’s namesake and ride a few rides. What started as Santa Claus in 1946 grew to Read more >

The Skinny on South Bend

I spent the day with my four-year-old in South Bend last month. While we didn’t get close to visiting all of their attractions it was a full day of fun. We started downtown at HealthWorks! Kids Museum. The purpose of Read more >

Science on a Sphere: First in Indiana

Science Central is one of my favorite places to go in Fort Wayne.  Ever since I was a kid, my parents took me to the museum to play in Kids Central, jump on the moon, and swing down the slide.  I’m Read more >

Dale Chihuly Art in Fort Wayne

Chihuly is one of my favorite artists.  As a kid, I remember traveling from Fort Wayne to the Indianapolis Children’s Museum, which has a large Chihuly sculpture in the center of the museum.  I loved looking at the bright colors, Read more >

Adventure Awaits in Fort Wayne

Get ready for a hot summer to visit Fort Wayne!  Sometimes it’s hard to plan where to stay, what to do, and what to eat when you visit.  Fortunately, we’ve done the work for you!  When you visit Fort Wayne, Read more >

Wayne County Adventures in Geocaching

X marks the spot! There is treasure hiding in Wayne County!! Did you ever dream of being a treasure hunting pirate as a kid? Well it’s not too late! People of all ages can hunt for treasure throughout Wayne County. Read more >

Veach’s Imagination Station and More Family Fun in Richmond!

Have you heard of Veach’s Imagination Station toy store in Richmond? If not, then I feel sorry for you.:) I was privileged to visit with my four-year-old daughter, Maggie, a few weeks ago. Oh. My. Word. We thought we would Read more >

Indianapolis Motor Speedway – Month of May!

Start your engines everyone because May is here and in Indy that is HUGE news! It is race month and there are so many activities and events to take advantage of: All month long – Hall of Fame Museum. With Read more >