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Haunted Fun in Northern IN

Haunted Castle entrance

It’s that time of year when there’s a chill in the air – a spooky, fun-filled chill for thrill seekers! This thrill-seeker can recommend haunted activities located in northern Indiana. I dare you to check them out this Halloween! Hysterium For Halloween aficionados Read more >

Mmmm … Pie!

Mrs. Wick's Pies

USA Today just recently announced the winners of their “Best Food Trail” category and guess what? The Indiana Hoosier Pie Trail finished fourth! If you didn’t know about this one-of-a-kind trail, then here is your chance! There are 17 stops Read more >

Visit Indiana Week Is Here!

While I love writing about travel in my home state every week of the year, it’s especially nice to shine the light on Honest-to-Goodness Indiana during Visit Indiana Week! It kicks off tomorrow and runs through May 10. What does Read more >


Essenhaus Inn

Every year I head to Shipshewana with my sisters and mom … it’s a tradition. We just returned and once again I’m reminded me of how much I love it. Our schedule is pretty much set (remember, it’s a tradition), Read more >

Pumpkinvine Nature Trail


Do you like to bike, run or even walk? Then, you need to try out the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail in Northern Indiana. The trail is located in Elkhart County on an abandoned railroad corridor that dates back to 1888. Passenger Read more >