My sister used to live in Huntington County … a long time ago. I haven’t been there since (and I’m sad to say that means it has been over 10 years). So … when I ventured up that way a Read more
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About Carrie LambertLiving in Indianapolis for over 10 years now, Carrie is no stranger to traveling throughout the state. She has worked at Conner Prairie and at the Indiana Office of Tourism. Now being at home with her four-year-old daughter, Carrie has even more opportunities to take advantage of Indiana's many attractions. Carrie receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.
Calling all green thumbs! I have the place for you …. Foellinger Freimann Botanical Conservatory in Fort Wayne. It doesn’t matter what time of year it is, you can see first hand some beautiful examples of nature.Visitors can walk through Read more
Last year I visited Holiday World during their Happy Halloween Weekends and just knew I had to go back this year.A year ago, we jam packed one day full of fun, but this year were wise enough to give ourselves Read more
I’m a sucker for new exhibits. So when the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis announced they would be replacing their Egypt exhibit with a new China exhibit I couldn’t wait. Sadly, my daughter got to visit two times before I got Read more
I’ve been patiently waiting to make it to the Indy Zoo to see the new orangutan exhibit. So glad we got to do it just a few weeks ago.It is really amazing. The opportunity to get up close and personal Read more
Cooler temperatures, pumpkins, homemade soups … there isn’t anything I don’t love about fall, especially the leaves changing. We all wait patiently to see when the best weekend will be to experience the most vibrant colors. Thanks to Mother Nature Read more
Too often I don’t take full advantage of what is right outside my back door. We had the opportunity to be in downtown Indy on the canal on what turned out to be a beautiful Saturday morning and enjoyed every Read more
I’ve covered the outdoor beauty around the Dunes as well as the kid friendly activities, but I need a moment to highlight a few places for the grown ups. First, Inn at Aberdeen. I wasn’t familiar with the property but Read more
When I was invited by Visit Hendricks County to go on a 2-seat dragster ride, I couldn’t turn it down. Who would? A chance to go over 140 mph in under 10 seconds?? Seriously?You may or may not know that Read more
Here is a small glimpse into our first visit at the fair. Make sure you take time this week to visit the great Indiana State Fair!