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A Choco-licious Adventure Awaits in Richmond

What do you get when you cross Willy Wonka with the Amazing Race? Answer: the delicious adventure known as the Wayne County Chocolate Trail. As a treat (no pun intended) for my daughter Annie’s  8th grade graduation, I took her Read more >

Insider Tips for Navigating the Vera Bradley Outlet Sale

If you’re a Vera Bradley fan, you probably already have April 13-17 marked on your calendar. Those are the dates for this year’s Vera Bradley Outlet Sale in Fort Wayne, where shoppers can snap up handbags, luggage, stationery and accessories Read more >

Splashing around at Brown County State Park’s aquatic center

Do you find yourself looking for the perfect antidote to the winter blues beginning to creep in now that the holidays are over? Nothing screams summer fun like a trip down a waterslide and a splash in the pool. But Read more >

Columbus: Unforgettable Getaway

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the third post in a three-post series about my trip. On my trip to Columbus, I expected architecture to be the focal point of Read more >

Columbus: Unmatched Architecture

Last week I visited Columbus to tour the town and see its top attractions. This is the first post in a three-post series about my trip. Sweeping landscapes, impressive modern buildings and a variety of public art make Columbus, Indiana, Read more >

Slow down in New Harmony, Indiana

Recently, someone posed this question on the Visit Indiana Facebook page: “What are some great honeymoon destinations in Southern Indiana?” I thought for a minute and then suggested that she check out New Harmony, a small town slightly northwest of Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: The Levi Coffin House

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the fourth post in a four-post series about my trip. North of Richmond, Fountain City tells its fascinating history. In the middle Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Richmond and the Historic Depot District

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the third post in a four-post series about my trip. Richmond‘s Historic Depot District is reminiscent of bygone days and simpler times. Read more >

Wayne County Treasures: Lantz House Inn and Ghyslain Chocolatier and Bistro

I recently spent a day in Wayne County discovering what attractions the area has to offer. This is the second post in a four-post series about my trip. If you’re making a two or three day trip to Wayne County, Read more >