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About Amy Magan

Amy moved to Indiana for college in 1988 (Go Bulldogs!) and has never left. Married with three children, she's always on the lookout for fun and affordable things to do in Indiana. Elsewhere on the web, you can find Amy at The Fourth Frog Blog and All Things Aging. Amy receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.

IMA 2012 Summer Nights Film Series

Need something to look forward to summer weekends? Try the Indianapolis Museum of Art’s 2012 Summer Nights Film Series on for size. Every Friday night from June 1 to August 31, the IMA will host an outdoor screening of a Read more >

TOMS Shoes Founder to Speak at IUPUI

If you have a teenager, you’ve probably heard of TOMS. The brand of shoe is popular with the youthful (and young at heart) crowd because of its philosophy as much as its style and comfort. When you purchase a pair Read more >

Vincennes Is for History Lovers

When I was a teenager considering what to do with the rest of my life, I thought that I might want to be a high school history teacher. That is until my mom said that those jobs always go to Read more >

2012 Opening Weekend at Conner Prairie

The opening weekend of the outdoor season at Conner Prairie historical park in Fishers, Indiana is March 31-April 1. Visitors can take in favorites such as the 1836 Prairie Town, the Lenape Indian Camp, and last year’s debut exhibit 1863 Read more >

Pizza Playoffs Coming to Hendricks County

There is no point in asking my boys what they want for dinner. The answer is always the same: Pizza. So I know they would approve of’s Pizza Playoffs promotion. Pizza Playoffs will crown one champion from 16 locally Read more >