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Conner Prairie – FOR FREE!

Courtesy of Conner Prairie

I have your attention, right? Next Monday, February 16 from 10-5, guests can enjoy festive Presidents Day activities all for free. You can spar with Andrew Jackson, join a surprise birthday party for George Washington or try on the whiskers Read more >

Danville Chocolate Walk

choclate hearts

It’s February and if you aren’t thinking about chocolate then you need to be. And what better way than to participate in the Danville Chocolate Walk. But, this isn’t your typical walk – 5k or otherwise … this one is Read more >

White River State Park

Kid with can

If you are like me, when school is out you want to take advantage of all there is to do around your city. I just heard about a perfect opportunity for Martin Luther King Jr. Day – FREE admission to Read more >



The weather is definitely getting colder and your kids need to get their energy out. I have a perfect solution … SkyZone. Last month I took my five-year-old so our family could experience this place for the first time. I Read more >

Kokomo Automotive Museum Classics

1935 Auburn

Jay Leno knows a good thing when he sees it. The popular late-night TV talk show host toured the Kokomo Automotive Museum in October 2014 while in the area for business. The museum located on the city’s north side features Read more >

Indiana History Center

I’m no stranger to the Indiana History Center in Indy. I’ve visited numerous times and I always enjoy and learn so much from their exhibits (see a post from my visit in 2013 here). But I love holiday events and Read more >

Christmas at the Indy Zoo


As I mentioned in one of my earlier posts, I’m a sucker for Christmas lights. I had heard the Indy Zoo had a pretty impressive light display and I was delighted we were going to get to experience it this Read more >